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Illinois coach John Groce. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Wisch: Illini Lose Brunson, But All Is Not Lost

John Groce has Illinois in it to the end so often that he’ll soon land a big fish.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2014

Derrick Rose. (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rose Rusty Again As Team USA Rolls Against Ukraine

Derrick Rose scored four points on 2-of-9 shooting.

CBS Chicago–09/04/2014

Derrick Rose. (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty Images)

Rose Struggles As Team USA Rolls Past New Zealand

Derrick Rose scored three points on 1-of-6 shooting in 16-plus minutes.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2014

Derrick Rose. (Joe Murphy/NBAE/Getty Images)

Rose Held To 3 Points As Team USA Routs Slovenia In Final Tune-Up

Derrick Rose’s stat line Tuesday: three points on 0-for-3 shooting and three turnovers.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2014

Bulls point guard Derrick Rose, left, with coach Tom Thibodeau at Team USA's training camp in West Point, N.Y. (Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE/Getty Images)

Rose Taking It Easy At Team USA Camp

“If he needs down time, this is a good time for it,” Jerry Colangelo says.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2014

Derrick Rose. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Westerlund: Rose Flashes Brilliance, Rust In Return Home

“That adversity, I think, has made him a lot stronger,” Tom Thibodeau says.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2014

Kevin Durant. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Bulls’ Rose Among 16 Finalists USA World Cup Roster

Practice resumes on Aug. 14 in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2014

Illinois coach John Groce. (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Wisch: LeBron’s Return Hits Home For Illini Nation

Illini fans can only hope that the next great prep star will stay home in college.

CBS Chicago–07/15/2014

LeBron James. (Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE/Getty Images)

What If Every Star Went Home Like LeBron? Wiz, Bulls Would Be Really Good

This is an intriguing hypothetical exercise.

CBS Chicago–07/14/2014

Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats talks with Aaron Harrison #2, Alex Poythress #22 and Andrew Harrison #5. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: Kentucky Coach John Calipari Comes Of Age

Calipari embraces the sordid system, uses it, and dominates. He doesn’t pretend he’s taking kids for the leafy campus life, for the diploma that will never arrive, or even for a few classes. He wants talent. And talent he gets. And talented he is.

04/04/2014

Jabari Parker #1 of the Duke Blue Devils is congratulated by Rodney Hood #5 and Amile Jefferson #21 after scoring against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. (credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Keidel: NBA Needs To Raise Age Restriction

The player, college, and NBA have suffered greatly in quality of play and players. And for every Kobe Bryant and Kevin Garnett there has been a conga line of lost causes, teens who toiled in Europe or Asia or worse once their hoop dreams melted into memory.

03/07/2014

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Affordable Care Act: Options Limited For Workers With Existing Benefits

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports many people with jobs that provide health benefits already could be disappointed by what they find.

CBS 2–09/27/2013

State Farm Center in Champaign, Ill.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: Arenas Could Spark Recruiting Rebirth For Illinois, DePaul

Remarkably, for the third year in a row, the Windy City is home to the No. 1 high school basketball player in America, with rising Whitney Young senior Jahlil Okafor following in the large footsteps of prior Public League phenoms Jabari Parker (2013) and Anthony Davis (2012).

670 The Score–06/14/2013

Kirk Hinrich #12 of the Chicago Bulls controls the ball against the New Orleans Hornets. (Credit: Getty)

Deng Leads Bulls Over Hornets 96-87

Luol Deng scored 20 points and the Chicago Bulls snapped a two-game skid with a 96-87 victory over the New Orleans Hornets on Tuesday night.

02/19/2013

Anthony Davis. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Hornets’ First-Overall Pick Davis Hurts Ankle, Could Miss Olympics

Anthony Davis has a left ankle sprain that must be evaluated later this week before he can practice with the U.S. team.

670 The Score–07/02/2012

Anthony Davis. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Chicago’s Anthony Davis Becomes No. 1 Pick In NBA Draft

The New Orleans Hornets have selected Kentucky forward Anthony Davis with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft.

06/28/2012

Anthony Davis. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

NBA Draft Q&A: Wally Szcerbiak

CBS Sports Network analyst and former first-round pick Wally Szczerbiak joined CBS Local Sports to give perspective as to what the prospects are going through on the biggest night of their basketball lives.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2012

Anthony Davis. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Kentucky’s Anthony Davis A Success Story For Small Chicago School

Chicago’s Anthony Davis is a freshman phenom at Kentucky. He’ll be on college basketball’s biggest stage at this weekend’s Final Four, and it’s an incredible story for a South Side kid who was unknown from an unheard of school before an unbelievable growth spurt.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

Anthony Davis #23 of the Kentucky Wildcats dunks against the Baylor Bears in the first half during the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball South Regional Final at the Georgia Dome on March 25, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Kentucky Beats Baylor 82-70 To Head To Final Four

Kentucky is taking its highlight show back to the Big Easy. With an NBA-like display from a young team filled with future pros, top-seeded Wildcats advanced to the Final Four for the second year in a row with a 82-70 blitzing of Baylor in the South Regional final on Sunday.

03/25/2012

Anthony Davis. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Could Anthony Davis Make The Unibrow Cool?

Kentucky forward Anthony Davis is the best player in college basketball. He also sports a unibrow. So could he make it cool?

670 The Score–03/13/2012

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