| Nov 9, 2014
| 7:02 PM
Observations from Sunday night's 105-96 victory over the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center:
-- The Luol Deng Game.
-- With a little help from Chris Bosh, Dwyane Wade and Mario Chalmers.
-- Yes, Mario Chalmers.
-- Move without the...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 7:59 PM
Like anything, the Miami Heat knew it would take a little time.
They figured all along they would need a few games before showing any type of finished product. In fact, they remain content on this being a season-long process.
So with each game, the Heat...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 5:46 PM
On an HBO documentary airing this week, Thunder star Kevin Durant says Pau Gasol is "into, like, orchestras and plays" and that Gasol's interests hurt Oklahoma City's free-agency chances compared to more culturally diverse locales.
It's no revelation....
| Nov 14, 2014
DALLAS — After coach Rick Carlisle criticized his team Sunday for a failure to compete, the Dallas Mavericks began taken things to the extreme.
On Tuesday night, the Mavericks fell behind the Sacramento Kings by 24 points, only to rally and win....
| Nov 17, 2014
| 12:52 PM
The Lakers did defeat the Charlotte Hornets for one victory this season, but Week 3 was a winless catastrophe.
The team is now 1-9, heading into Week 4's three-game road trip to the Atlanta Hawks, Houston Rockets and Dallas Mavericks. They also host the...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:36 PM
The Lakers are on a two-game winning streak, and Nick Young deserves all the credit.
Don't laugh. Kobe Bryant did only briefly when asked if that was the case.
"Hey, listen, if that's what's rolling, that's what's rolling. I'll take it," he said...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The Lakers (3-9) are undefeated two games into a three-game trip with wins against the Atlanta Hawks (5-5) and Houston Rockets (9-3).
Nick Young has been the catalyst, rejoining the team for the two wins, after sitting out the start of the season with a...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 10:21 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. — Monday marks the 10-year anniversary of the Bulls snapping a 37-game losing streak on their annual extended trip to make way for the circus at the United Center.
"If we didn't get this one," a smiling Tyson Chandler said in a...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 10:12 PM
TV/radio: 8 p.m., Tuesday; CSN, WMVP-AM 1000
Storylines: How will the banged-up Bulls hold up in the second game of a back-to-back on the road? The Nuggets beat the Lakers on Sunday night for their fourth straight victory.
Trending: The Bulls have...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 7:49 PM
DALLAS -- Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki scored half of his game-high 30 points in the fourth quarter and overtime, and center Tyson Chandler was relentless with 25 rebounds and 17 points to slip Dallas past the shorthanded, but hustling New...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:55 PM
He plays in what's called "the box" — a front designed to corral running backs and harass quarterbacks.
But only a fool would put Chance Carter in a box.
Northwestern's fifth-year senior defensive tackle is a free thinker in a sport that...