| May 7, 2012
| 7:30 PM
From now on, whenever someone wants to dispute the connection between confidence and winning in pro sports, I will offer the example of the 2012 Bulls, suddenly reduced to slumped shoulders and brittle spines.
Monday at the Berto Center convinced me...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 2:36 PM
An updated look at NBA free agents. Who has signed, who is still available, who has become available:
Best of who is left: Kenyon Martin, Josh Howard, Derek Fisher, Chris Andersen, Mickael Pietrus, Mehmet Okur (retired), Maurice Evans, Ryan Gomes,...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Men's College Basketball-Northwestern at Indiana, 5:30 p.m. (Big 10 Network); Villanova at South Florida, 6 p.m. (ESPN2); Rutgers at Notre Dame, 6 p.m. (ESPNU); North Carolina at Miami, 7 p.m. (ESPN); Purdue at Illinois, 7:30 p.m. (Big 10...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 7:06 AM
Derrick Rose returned, and everything was right in the Chicago Bulls’ world.
Well, right enough, anyway.
Rose looked out of rhythm early after missing the previous five games because of problems brought on by an earlier toe injury....
| Feb 23, 2012
| 6:51 AM
Dribbling around with the Bulls at the break . . .
I know the Bucks were missing Andrew Bogut -- gads, the Bucks are always missing Andrew Bogut -- but to give up a triple-double to Joakim Noah in three quarters is embarrassing even for a Milwaukee team....
| Feb 25, 2012
| 3:06 PM
Auburndale athlete Derwin James Jr. committed to the Florida State Seminoles on Saturday, the first commitment to the Class of 2015 for FSU.
James' commitment came as quite a surprise, especially with so many upper classmen on hand at the Seminoles...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 5:39 PM
Three Orlando Evans players attended Florida State junior day and two of them came home as commitments to the Seminoles' Class of 2013.
WR Tony Stevens and LB Ro'derrick Hoskins each pledged to the Seminoles during Saurday's Florida State junior day in...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:02 PM
CHICAGO (AP) — Kevin Seraphin had 21 points and 13 rebounds, John Wall scored 16 points, and the Washington Wizards beat the short-handed Chicago Bulls 87-84 on Monday night.
Richard Hamilton scored 22 points to lead the Bulls, who played without...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 12:57 AM
SLAB CITY — A lack of an event permit was what put an end to an alleged music festival scheduled to take place here this weekend, according to a county sheriff’s lieutenant.
But Mike James, the organizer of “Open Mic Night After the...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 9:57 PM
After reaching all those dizzying heights and unfurling countless acrobatic moves in his first three spectacular seasons, Derrick Rose's fourth ended with an awful image.
A jump stop. A clutch of his left knee as he rose two feet into the air. A...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 7:58 PM
OK, we survived 12-12-12 without an apocalypse and, with all due respect to the Mayans, we likely will get past Dec. 21, as well.
So let's instead move on to the catastrophe some are forecasting for the Miami Heat for 2014-15, when the most...