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NBA commissioner Adam Silver. (Getty Images)

NBA To Experiment With A 44-Minute Preseason Game

The Nets and Celtics will play four minutes fewer than usual this Sunday.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2014

Joakim Noah of the Chicago Bulls handles the ball against the Denver Nuggets on October 13, 2014 at United Center, Chicago, Illinois. (Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bulls Bounce Back To Rout Nuggets, 110-90

Chicago used a late first-half run to get back in the game before taking control in the fourth quarter.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2014

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5 Worst Teams In NBA Heading Into 2014-2015 Season

With the NBA season right around the corner, let’s break down which five teams are the worst.

CBS Chicago–10/09/2014

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Top 10 NBA Rookies You Should Follow On Instagram

Here are the top ten NBA Rookies you should follow on Instagram.

10/08/2014

Joakim Noah.  (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Noah, Pierce Receive $15K Fines For Roles In Altercation

Four Wizards also received one-game suspensions.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014

NBA commissioner Adam Silver. (Getty Images)

NBA Extends Television Rights With ESPN, TNT In Monster New Deal

A new nine-year deal will increase league TV revenues to $2.6 billion annually.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2014

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Chicago’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: October 6th-12th

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in Chicago, week of October 6th- 12th.

10/06/2014

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5 Reasons To Be Excited For The NBA Season

Last season was plagued by injuries to the league’s most noted stars, but this offseason proved to be full of action: the draft, big announcements, players sporting new jerseys, coaching changes and the controversies – just to name a few.

10/03/2014

Paul George. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

NBA Unveils New Rules To Make Baselines Safer

The plan was in the works even before Paul George’s gruesome injury.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2014

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The 5 Biggest Athletic Endorsement Deals In The Last 10 Years

Athletes not only sign big contracts on the field but off the field as well. Most athletes make more money off of their endorsement deals than their actual contract salary.

08/20/2014

MLB commissioner-elect Rob Manfred. (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Lyons: Commissioner-Elect Manfred Has Long To-Do List

Most notably, baseball needs to connect with the younger generation.

CBS Chicago–08/18/2014

Kevin Love #42 of the Minnesota Timberwolves during a game against the Golden State Warriors on April 14, 2014 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: LeBron Is Cavalier In Cleveland

You’ve seen the sardonic messages splashed all over social media. Everyone is calling LeBron James the best GM in the NBA, based largely on his ability to wrench Kevin Love from Minnesota, which instantly imbues the Cavaliers with three All-Stars.

08/08/2014

(Photo Credit: Mark Ralston/AFP)

5 Favorites To Win 2015 NBA Title

With Kevin Love headed to Cleveland, let’s take a look at the 5 favorites to win the 2015 NBA title.

08/07/2014

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/Mark Ralston/AFP)

Top 5 NBA Starting Lineups After The Kevin Love Trade

Kevin Love has finally been traded. With the deal in place, let’s take a look at the top five starting lineups in the NBA…

08/07/2014

Bears coach Marc Trestman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Trestman’s Words Need Wins

Bears coach Marc Trestman waxing philosophical can only do so much.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2014

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7 Notable NBA Players Who Have Played Overseas

In light of Metta World Peace aka Ron Artest aka The Panda’s Friend announcing that he is playing in China next season, let’s take a look at other notable players who have taken their talents overseas.

08/07/2014

20 Hysterical #NBASweets Memes Found On Twitter

20 of the best #NBASweets Memes Found On Twitter

08/05/2014

From left, Andre Drummond, DeMarcus Cousins and Chandler Parsons react in disbelief after Paul George's injury in a Team USA exhibition game. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Keep NBA Stars Out Of USA Basketball

NBA teams have far too much invested to lose a commodity in international play.

CBS Chicago–08/04/2014

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau, left, and Derrick Rose. (Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Baffoe: Latest Bulls-Rose Development Raises Important Questions Moving Forward

It’s not about the rift between Rose and the Bulls. It’s about the impact on the court.

CBS Chicago–08/01/2014

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13 Reasons Why You Need To Follow Joel Embiid On Twitter Now

The Philadelphia 76er has been chatting up Kim Kardashian and Rihanna in recent weeks but the 20-year-old Cameroonian has been making a splash on twitter for sometime now. Here are 13 of his best tweets and 13 reasons why you need to follow this future NBA star.

07/31/2014

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