| Feb 13, 2012
| 7:42 AM
I think we can understand why John Paxson jumped Vinny Del Negro a couple years ago.
Paxson didn’t like the way the Del Negro was playing Joakim Noah after his injury. The Bulls’ inadequate basketball honcho was worried that the Bulls’...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 10:43 PM
The last time the Bulls lost three straight regular-season games, Vinny Del Negro coached them and Tom Thibodeau prowled the sidelines as Doc Rivers' right-hand man in Boston.
How fitting, then, that Rivers brought his Celtics to the United Center...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 9:18 PM
This loss hurt.
Defensive adjustments were not made. Defensive rebounds were missed. And Chris Paul was, well, Chris Paul.
The Orlando Magic can point to all of those as reasons why they fell 107-102 in overtime to the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 5:48 PM
It sounds so good.
You trade Magic for McCourt and how can it be a bad deal?
But then you know me, Clayton Kershaw goes eight wonderful innings and all I can think about is Jonathan Broxton warming up. I hear Magic Johnson's name and I'm wondering who...
| May 23, 2012
| 8:04 AM
The Orlando Magic fired coach Stan Van Gundy and general manager Otis Smith this week. And now, Magic center Dwight Howard will trade himself.
Which ought to make you appreciate how complete a player Derrick Rose is. That’s physically and mentally....
| Jul 2, 2012
| 7:24 AM
I don’t know why the Bulls are even bothering to think about it. Learn how to say “goodbye’’ in Turkish and be done with Omer Asik
Wish the Rockets good luck with their silly offer of almost $25 million over three years for a...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 9:28 PM
LOS ANGELES — The NHL lockout allowed Saturday's Bulls-Clippers tipoff to shift from an afternoon matinee to 51/2 hours later, although the NBA could schedule a game at 3 a.m. and Tom Thibodeau's approach would be the same.
"You just have to be...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 5:34 PM
When you step inside the San Antonio Spurs' home arena, you can't miss the four NBA championship banners that hang from the ceiling. Each banner features a picture of the golden Larry O'Brien trophy set against a gleaming white background.
| Dec 21, 2011
When Blake Griffin dunks, the crowd erupts in cheers. When Andrew Bynum jams, fans high-five each other and scream. The crowd at Staples Center as the Clippers host the Lakers in their second exhibition game seems predominantly to be rooting......
| Dec 21, 2011
Clippers 108, Lakers 103 (final) The Hallway Rivalry has taken a sharp turn toward the Clippers. Blake Griffin put on a dazzling display of moves on the way to 30 points, seven assists and six rebounds, leading the Clippers to......