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  • Chicago DJ calls Miley Cyrus gig a career high

    Chicago DJ calls Miley Cyrus gig a career high
    The first thing DJ Dante the Don thought when he woke up the morning after DJing at Miley Cyrus’s concert at the United Center was “Did last night really happen?” Dante – who called Thursday’s gig “without a doubt&...
  • Brazil's height good test for Team USA

     Brazil's height good test for Team USA
    Exhibition or not, the test Brazil posed Saturday night at the United Center should serve as a reminder that USA Basketball will have to earn gold at next month's FIBA World Cup. "We're more capable of getting beat than we would be in London or Beijing,...
  • Derrick Rose is a crowd pleaser in U.S. victory over Brazil in Chicago

    Derrick Rose heard the cheers and showed some of his old explosiveness, fellow Chicago product Anthony Davis scored 20 points, and the U.S. beat Brazil, 95-78, on Saturday night in a tuneup for the World Cup of Basketball. With fans roaring for Rose all...
  • Burst, blunder part of Derrick Rose's return

     Burst, blunder part of Derrick Rose's return
    When a player draws a standing ovation before making a pregame address at center court, one might say he has been missed a bit. Derrick Rose played basketball at the United Center for the first time in nine months Saturday night, bathing in adulation...
  • Caddie fighting cancer has star-studded support system

     Caddie fighting cancer has star-studded support system
    He answers to "Greg" and "Gregory," and if you're a pint-sized caddie under his direction at Sunset Ridge Country Club, "Mr. Kunkel" will do. Some call the hulking, 6-foot-3 redhead "Big Guy," and a note on his office door addresses him as "Uncle...
  • Derrick Rose assumes leadership role on Team USA

     Derrick Rose assumes leadership role on Team USA
    In most ways, Derrick Rose's job with Team USA hasn't changed since Kevin Durant opted out of participating in the World Cup last week. "Derrick's role is easy to play," USA coach Mike Krzyzewski said. "Just get the ball and be Derrick. Be Derrick for...
  • George wants to play in '16 Olympics

    The Sports Xchange By Paul D. Bowker, The Sports Xchange George wants to play in '16 Olympics INDIANAPOLIS -- Indiana Pacers forward Paul George felt like his leg was on fire. "I felt like gasoline was on my leg and somebody lit a match," the NBA All-...
  • U.S. basketball team cancels Senegal trip because of Ebola outbreak

    The U.S. national basketball team won't be making its first trip to Africa as planned later this month. The visit to Senegal scheduled for Aug. 27 has been canceled because of the Ebola outbreak that has claimed the lives of more than 1,000 people in...
  • George wants to play in 2016 Olympics

    George wants to play in 2016 Olympics
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Injured Indiana Pacers forward Paul George said Friday he is not done playing for the USA Basketball Men's National Team. Appearing publicly for the first time since breaking his right leg in the USA Basketball Showcase on Aug. 1 in...
  • Derrick Rose not deterred by Paul George injury

    Derrick Rose not deterred by Paul George injury
    Derrick Rose still hasn't seen the replay. And he doesn't want to. Beyond the fact gruesomeness makes him sick to his stomach, Rose knows that helpless feeling all too well. But seeing Paul George on his back, his right tibia and fibula fractured...
  • DeMarcus Cousins day-to-day after knocking knees

     DeMarcus Cousins day-to-day after knocking knees
    DeMarcus Cousins left USA Basketball's Thursday practice in Chicago early after banging his right knee while pursuing a loose ball with Chicagoan Anthony Davis. USA Basketball physician Lisa Callahan, also a Knicks team surgeon, said an MRI revealed...