Doc Rivers

Clippers coach Doc Rivers, left, with owner Steve Ballmer. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Doc Rivers Signs 5-Year Extension With Clippers

Rivers is under contract to stay in Los Angeles through 2019.

CBS Chicago–08/27/2014

Flip Saunders. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Flip Saunders To Take Over As T’Wolves Coach

Minnesota couldn’t find a coach it liked, so Saunders is heading from the front office to the sideline.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2014

The Clippers' Matt Barns, left, official Tony Brothers, center, and the Thunder's Nick Collison. (Richard Rowe/NBAE/Getty Images)

Westerlund: In Defense Of Officials Everywhere

An often forgotten rule appears lost on Doc Rivers and those rushing to judgment.

CBS Chicago–05/14/2014

Clippers coach Doc Rivers. (Getty Images)

Watch & Vote: Did Officials Get The Late Thunder-Clippers Out Of Bounds Call Correct?

(CBS) Controversy engulfed the final seconds of the Thunder’s come-from-behind 105-104 victory against the Clippers in Game 5 of their Western Conference semifinal series last night. At issue was a decision by the officials — […]

CBS Chicago–05/14/2014

Clippers owner Donald Sterling, second from left. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Ham: Is Don Sterling A Canary In The NBA Gold Mine?

Saying Sterling deserves due process may come back to cost Adam Silver.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2014

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Celtics Ready For Emotional Return Home

The Boston Celtics will play at the TD Garden for the first time Friday night since the events of the Boston Marathon.

04/26/2013

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Chandler, Knicks Expect Celtics To ‘Play With Pride’ In Emotional Return To Boston

The Celtics need a pick-me-up after losing the opening two games of their first-round playoff series against the Knicks. The city of Boston could use one, too, after a traumatic two weeks of bombings and manhunts and grieving.

04/26/2013

Derrick Rose and LeBron James. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Heat Losses A Painful Reminder Of What Could Have Been

If the Celtics, a team most really didn’t consider a threat to win the East going in to these playoffs, could knock off the mighty Heat, imagine what the Bulls could have done.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2012

Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics reacts after scoring against the Philadelphia 76ers, in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 26, 2012 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The Celtics won 85-75. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Rondo’s Triple-Double Leads Boston To Eastern Conference Finals

Rajon Rondo helped his aging teammates keep their season going Saturday night, finishing with 18 points, 10 assists and 10 rebounds in Game 7 against the 76ers to lead the Celtics to an 85-75 victory and into an Eastern Conference finals matchup with the Miami Heat.

05/27/2012

Derrick Rose

Schuster: Rose Takes Meteoric Rise To NBA MVP

A very humble man was indeed humbled when he received the NBA’s Most Valuable Player Award Tuesday. Derrick Rose rarely (if ever) appears cocky, and he was far from it when he became the youngest ever to win the MVP.

05/03/2011

Derrick Rose

Bulls Look To Bounce Back In Boston

Carlos Boozer’s Bulls debut was not what he or any one else expected. Boozer and the Bulls looked out of sync and were dominated by the Orlando Magic. The Bulls try to get back on track in Boston.

12/03/2010