| Sep 16, 2014
| 6:46 AM
Chalk up another honor for Kevin Ollie. On Wednesday, he will be in Chicago to receive the Ray Meyer College Coach of the Year from the Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame.
The organization is honoring a glittering cast of players and coaches from several...
| Aug 14, 2014
Chicago native and retired NBA player Quentin Richardson, who was a standout for DePaul University before embarking on a 12-year career with five teams, has listed his five-bedroom, 10,900-square-foot mansion in Palos Heights for $1.1 million. The...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Ira, in your opinion do you believe the Heat have a better roster now than they did when they were facing LeBron James and the Cavaliers before he joined Miami? -- Stefano.
A: That's an intriguing question, one that has to factor in that they still...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Former Los Angeles Clippers wing Quentin Richardson has listed his mansion in Palos Heights, Ill., for sale at $1.1 million.
The Chicago native and DePaul University star originally paid $2.2 million for the property in 2006, according to the Chicago...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: I realize what life is like at the minimum, but there are better players than the ones Heat are signing recently, with more NBA experience, players that are also taking the minimum for worse teams. Why isn't Pat Riley targeting these guys in the...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:02 PM
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Pistons hire Hardaway as assistant
Former NBA player Tim Hardaway Sr. is joining the Detroit Pistons as an assistant coach.
New Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy announced the addition of Hardaway and Malik Allen to his staff on Thursday....
| Jul 6, 2014
| 6:43 PM
Victor Oladipo already has made good on one of his goals for this offseason.
He has dropped some pounds.
He said he weighed around 230 pounds at the end of his rookie season, but the 6-foot-4 Orlando Magic guard now tips the scales at his college...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 6:53 PM
On Father's Day last month, Bobby Simmons fulfilled a promise made long ago to his mother that left him feeling like a better dad.
In front of 25 loved ones interspersed in the Allstate Arena crowd, Simmons officially became a graduate of DePaul...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:55 PM
On Saturday, almost a year and a half since he suffered a severe knee injury as a college freshman, Nerlens Noel played in a competitive basketball game.
And he looked good doing it.
Running fluidly, Noel scored a game-high 19 points as his...
| Oct 14, 2012
Second-year forward Justin Harper is competing for a roster spot, but he has played sparingly so far this month.
He logged just five minutes of playing time in the preseason opener last Sunday and didn’t play at all against the Philadelphia 76ers...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 11:06 AM
Jacque Vaughn plans to start Mexico-born Gustavo Ayón when the Orlando Magic open their exhibition schedule Sunday afternoon in Mexico City against the New Orleans Hornets.
Vaughn cracked a smile this afternoon when a reporter asked him whether Ayón...