Sports

Fri, 03/16/2012
Though coach Tom Thibodeau called Derrick Rose and C.J. Watson gametime decisions for Friday night's contest against the Portland Trail Blazers, neither guard participated in the morning shootaround.With Richard Hamilton already out and at least Rose almost certainly to join him, the Bulls will be shorthanded again."They’re getting better,"...
Thu, 03/15/2012
If the Bulls and Heat travel what many consider their ultimate collision course to reprise last season's Eastern Conference finals, the rivalry's storyline played out in tidy fashion after just one quarter Wednesday night at United Center. LeBron James and Dwyane Wade scored all of the Heat's points. All five starters, which didn't feature...
Wed, 03/14/2012
he Bears ended the first day of free agency by securing a new wide receiver, a new quarterback, a new linebacker and an old cornerback. And best of all, they still have a nice wad of cash in their pockets. The...
Fri, 03/09/2012
Illinois athletic director Mike Thomas has announced an 11 a.m. news conference, where he will likely announce the firing of men's basketball coach Bruce Weber.The Illini's season came to an end with a 64-61 first-round loss to Iowa in the Big Ten tournament on Thursday afternoon. Weber has gone 210-101 at Illinois but the Illini will miss the...
Thu, 03/08/2012
MILWAUKEE — Here's the thing about buzzer-beating game-winners: They turn everybody on the victorious side into kids again. So when Derrick Rose's 20-foot jumper splashed through the net as the clock hit double zero Wednesday night at Bradley Center to give the Bulls a pulsating 106-104 victory over the plucky Bucks, giddiness ensued...