| May 11, 2013
| 3:10 PM
CHICAGO — Let's not mince words: If Derrick Rose says his knee isn't ready, it's not ready. He can't play. He can't help. He certainly shouldn't jump into a series against the Heat of equal parts basketball and hardball.
Rose sits on the Chicago...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Magic players were on the move this summer, several sent packing in the mammoth Dwight Howard clearance sale. How’s how the players involved in deals might fit or not fit in their new homes: Center Dwight Howard: Howard should be a force for the...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 3:06 PM
Good is not great enough.
Just ask Bruce Weber.
Weber couldn't sustain greatness at Illinois. He reached it, lost it, tried for it, prayed for it, approached it but couldn't sustain it. Something always was missing. So athletic director Mike Thomas,...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 2:32 PM
Jabari Parker had just sent the Simeon gym into a tizzy.
It was the end of the third quarter of a city tournament game, and Parker dunked home a rebound over and between three Hyde Park defenders as the buzzer sounded.
The stands rocked. His screaming...
| Apr 3, 2012
Hornets fans have waited a long time to see Eric Gordon play at New Orleans Arena. That wait appears to be over.
Gordon said Tuesday that he expects to play Wednesday night when the Hornets host Denver at the Arena. Gordon was asked when he will be...
| Apr 4, 2012
Hornets guard Eric Gordon has now scored the winning points in two of the three games he has played this season.
Gordon hit two free throws with 2.1 seconds to play as the Hornets beat Denver 94-92 Wednesday night at New Orleans Arena. Gordon scored 15...
| Dec 26, 2011
The Chris Paul era is over, the Eric Gordon era has begun.
Gordon, acquired in the trade that sent Chris Paul to the Clippers, hit a jump shot near the top of the key with 4.5 seconds to play to lift the Hornets to an 85-84 win at Phoenix Monday night....
| May 17, 2012
| 12:30 PM
The three minute trailer for the upcoming NBC drama “Chicago Fire” features firefighters battling flames in a collapsing building, a firefighter receiving a “Pulp Fiction”-like needle through the chest, and two people sucking...
| May 30, 2012
| 8:30 PM
Davis has the potential to be the best big man to come into the NBA since Tim Duncan. With Duncan, the Spurs have won four NBA titles and are threatening for a fifth.
We will see if Davis can live up to what will be astronomical expectations.
| Jun 2, 2012
| 2:22 PM
The thought crosses former Magic forward Monty Williams' mind from time to time. He can't escape it.
And as the New Orleans Hornets coach was coming down from the high of his team winning the NBA Draft lottery last week, it revisited him.
| Jun 4, 2012
| 3:12 PM
The New Orleans Hornets have the first and 10th pick in the 2012 NBA draft. The first pick is believed to be a lock in Kentucky's Anthony Davis, but a number of names have been mentioned at No. 10.
Terrell Stoglin has not been in that group -- and has...