The Bernstein Brief: Spurs' Gregg Popovich Gets It RightPopovich eloquently expressed support for athletes who are protesting the national anthem.
Thomason: Top Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Pickups For Week 4Terrelle Pryor and Jordan Howard should be on your short list for top additions.
James Shields Gets 1st Win In 2 Months, White Sox Beat Rays 7-1Shields (6-18) allowed one run and seven hits while striking out six in six effective innings.
Cubs Win Their 100th Game With 12-2 Rout Of PiratesJavier Baez hit a grand slam and drove in a career-high six runs while major league ERA leader Kyle Hendricks pitched six scoreless innings.
Gar Forman: Bulls' Trade Of Derrick Rose Had Nothing To Do With Rape CaseThe Bulls confirmed they never looked into rape allegations against Rose.
Westerlund: 5 Thoughts From Bulls' Media DayWho will have the ball in crunch time? Will the minutes of Butler and Wade be staggered?
Levine: Ventura OK With White Sox Players Pursuing Personal NumbersThe reality is if players don't put up numbers, nobody will want to employ them, Bruce Levine writes.
Bulls' Fred Hoiberg Knows Spotlight Is On Him In 2nd Season“I put a lot of pressure on myself," Hoiberg says.
Jon Lester: Pirates, Not Cardinals, Are Cubs' Top RivalThe Cubs and Cardinals could rematch in the NLDS again this October.
Bears Running Back Jeremy Langford Suffered Ankle SprainLangford was carted off during the third quarter of Sunday's loss to the Cowboys.
DiCaro: Criminal Investigation Could Greatly Affect Derrick Rose CaseThere are more and more reasons for the Rose civil lawsuit to be settled.
Preview: Rays-White SoxDrew Smyly opposes James Shields tonight at U.S. Cellular Field.