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Thunder star Kevin Durant. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: How A Smart Superstar Could Break The NBA

The increase in endorsement income has changed the entire ballgame.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2014

Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant To Receive $24,363,044 From Lakers Today

How much was your most-recent paycheck?

670 The Score–11/01/2013

Michael Jordan.  (Photo by Brian Drake/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jordan On Going Up Against LeBron: ‘I Don’t Think I’d Lose’

NBA legend Michael Jordan believes he could beat LeBron James in a one-on-one basketball game when he was in his prime.

670 The Score–10/01/2013

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TTYM: Must-See RGIII Rap Video And Watch An NFL Rookie Run 25 MPH On A Treadmill

  by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here. In this week’s That Thing You Missed, Kobe Bryant on Dwight Howard’s Departure, is this the fastest man in the NFL, what it looks like to catch a homerun with your head and […]

07/12/2013

Tiger Woods tees off Thursday at the Masters. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Woods Tops Forbes’ Highest-Paid Athletes List

Armed with his first major win since 2009, Tiger Woods is back on top of Forbes Magazine’s highest-paid athletes list, with total earning of $78.1 million for the past year.

670 The Score–06/05/2013

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LeBron James Heads All-NBA Team

LeBron James was a unanimous pick for the All-NBA team and Kobe Bryant earned his record-tying 11th first-team selection.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2013

Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan. (Photo credit should read VINCENT LAFORET/AFP/Getty Images)

Phil Jackson Compares Jordan & Bryant

For the first time, former Bulls and Lakers coach Phil Jackson is making the comparison the sporting world has waited for.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2013

Kobe Bryant  is met at the basket by Joakim Noah  and Luol Deng. (Credit: Andrew Bernstein, NBA)

Howard Leads Lakers Over Bulls 90-81

Dwight Howard scored 16 points and grabbed 21 rebounds, Kobe Bryant chipped in with 19 points, nine assists and seven rebounds, and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Chicago Bulls 90-81 Sunday.

03/10/2013

Derrick Rose.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Shepkowski’s Bulls Notebook: Rose Close To Full-Contact Work

As the Bulls near the halfway point of the season, their most important piece is getting close to a major step forward in his comeback.

01/22/2013

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Report: Kobe Bryant To Play Just Two More Seasons

If Kobe Bryant wants to reach his elusive sixth NBA Championship, tying him with Michael Jordan, he’ll reportedly have just two seasons to do so.

670 The Score–10/09/2012

Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan. (Photos by Jon Soohoo and  Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Video: Michael Jordan Vs. Kobe Bryant (Identical Shots)

Let the debate begin.

670 The Score–08/29/2012

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Video: Kobe Bryant Scores 68 Points In 15 Minutes

While Kobe Bryant was in China on a promotional tour, the super star stopped by a charity basketball game, with teams made up of local pop stars.

670 The Score–08/20/2012

LeBron James. (Photo credit MARK RALSTON/AFP/GettyImages)

USA Men’s Basketball Defeats Argentina, Will Play For Gold Medal On Sunday

The United States men’s basketball team defeated Argentina 109-83 on Friday and will play against Spain for the gold medal on Sunday.

670 The Score–08/10/2012

Michael Jordan stands between Scottie Pippen and Clyde Drexler as the 1992 Dream Team receives its gold medals. (Getty Images)

Jordan: 1992 Dream Team Better Than 2012 USA Squad

Michael Jordan said there’s no way Kobe Bryant and this year’s USA Olympic basketball team could’ve beaten the 1992 Dream Team.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

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Top 10 Highest-Paid Athletes

According to Forbes magazine, here are the top 10 highest-paid athletes from May of 2011 to May of 2012.

670 The Score–06/18/2012

Derrick Rose. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bulls Shut Out In All-NBA Voting

The Bulls may have finished the regular season with the NBA’s best record, but the team still couldn’t manage to land a single player on the three All-NBA teams.

CBS Chicago–05/24/2012

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Lakers Season Comes To An End After Game 5 Loss

Russell Westbrook scored 28 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Los Angeles Lakers 106-90 to eliminate the Lakers in five games.

05/22/2012

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Thunder Comeback Again To Take 3-1 Lead Against Lakers

Russell Westbrook scored 10 of his 37 points during a stirring fourth-quarter comeback, Kevin Durant added 31 points and hit the tiebreaking 3-pointer with 13.7 seconds left, and the Oklahoma City Thunder seized control of the second-round series with a 103-100 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 4 on Saturday night.

05/21/2012

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Durant Misses 3-Pointer In Final Seconds As Lakers Take Game 3

Kobe Bryant didn’t miss on 18 free throws and scored 14 of his 36 points in the fourth quarter, and the Los Angeles Lakers rallied late for a 99-96 victory over Oklahoma City in Game 3 on Friday night, cutting the Thunder’s second-round series lead to 2-1.

05/21/2012

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - MAY 16: Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder is congratulated by teammates after scoring against the Los Angeles Lakers in Game Two of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 16, 2012 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lakers Collapse In Final Minutes To Hand Thunder 2-0 Series Lead

Kevin Durant scored 22 points and rattled in the go-ahead basket on a baseline runner with 18 seconds left, and the Oklahoma City Thunder scored the final nine points to rally for a 77-75 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals Wednesday night.

05/17/2012

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