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

Jarrett Jack. (Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Cavs Trade Jack To Nets, Create More Cap Space

Cleveland is all-in on luring LeBron James back home.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2014

From left, Milwaukee co-owner Wesley Edens, new Bucks coach Jason Kidd and co-owner Marc Lasry speak at a press conference introducing Kidd on Wednesday. (Getty Images)

Bucks Owners Admit Errors In Luring Kidd

In switching coaches, Milwaukee’s owners didn’t even consult their general manager.

CBS Chicago–07/02/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 16: Head coach Jason Kidd of the Brooklyn Nets gestures in the game with the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on November 16, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. The Clippers won 110-103.

Kidd To Coach Bucks After Nets Agree To Deal

Milwaukee will send Brooklyn two second-round picks for Jason Kidd.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2014

The Heat's LeBron James, right, posts up the Nets' Shaun Livingston. (Getty Images)

Headline Fail: Newspaper Typo Makes Men Everywhere Wince

One letter can make all the difference.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2014

Joakim Noah, left, and Jimmy Butler. (Getty Images)

Bulls’ Playoff Seeding Scenarios

Chicago could be the third or fourth seed, and it will face either Brooklyn or Washington in the first round.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2014

Joakim Noah, left, and Jimmy Butler. (Getty Images)

Westerlund: Bulls Believe They’re Playing Their Best Ball

Taj Gibson says, “When we’re right, we feel like we can beat anybody.”

CBS Chicago–04/04/2014

Shaun Livingston #14 of the Brooklyn Nets drives against Mike Dunleavy #34 of the Chicago Bulls during a game at the Barclays Center on March 3, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Cool Bulls With 96-80 Win

Jason Collins played the final minutes of a winning home debut with the Brooklyn Nets, who cooled off the Chicago Bulls with a 96-80 victory Monday night.


Jimmy Butler. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Westerlund: Jimmy Butler Symbolizes This Bulls Team

Jimmy Butler has “the heart of a lion,” Joakim Noah said.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2014

Carlos Boozer. (Getty Images)

Boozer Returns From Injury, Bulls Beat Nets 92-76

The Bulls (27-25) moved two games above .500 for the first time since they were 6-4 on Nov. 21. They have won four of five.



Gallo Goes There: Don’t Like New York? Why You Need Their Teams To Be Great

Okay, whoa. Whoa whoa whoa. Where are you going? Don’t leave. Not rooting for them more than your own favorite teams. That’s not what I mean. Not even rooting for them to win championships. But rooting for them to be good. Rooting for them to be legitimate contenders.


New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (credit: Al Bello/Getty Imags)

Keidel: New York, The Worst Sports Town In America

Local cable providers love to remind us that we have nine – yes, nine – professional sports clubs, a way of persuading us to click on this package or that so we can view the screen-in-screen horror we call baseball, football, and basketball.


Luol Deng.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: No Reason For Bulls To Extend Deng

Luol Deng is tremendously important to the Bulls, which is why they should avoid signing him to another long-term extension.

670 The Score–09/11/2013

(Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Playoff Schedule

Conference Finals have arrived. See the official schedule of games, scores and seedings.


Brooklyn Nets (22-15)

Carlesimo Out As Nets Coach After Playoff Loss To Bulls

The Brooklyn Nets said Sunday that P.J. Carlesimo wouldn’t return as coach, hours after they were eliminated in the first round of the playoff


Carlos Boozer #5 of the Chicago Bulls battles for a rebound against Reggie Evans #30 of the Brooklyn Nets in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs on May 2, 2013 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Force Game 7 With 95-92 Win

Deron Williams, Brook Lopez and Joe Johnson each scored 17 points, and the Brooklyn Nets again avoided elimination, beating the short-handed Chicago Bulls 95-92 Thursday to tie their first-round series at 3.


Chicago Bulls Carlos Boozer (5) comes down witrh a rebound next to Brooklyn Nets Reggie Evans (30) during game five of their first round NBA playoff game April 29, 2013 at the Barclay Center in New York.  (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Nets Win 110-91, Cut Bulls’ Series Lead To 3-2

Brook Lopez had 28 points and 10 rebounds, Deron Williams added 23 points and 10 assists, and the Brooklyn Nets beat Chicago 110-91 on Monday night, cutting the Bulls’ lead to 3-2 in their first-round playoff series.


Joakim Noah #13 of the Chicago Bulls rebounds against the Brooklyn Nets in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs at the United Center on April 25, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bulls Take Series Lead Over Nets With 79-76 Win

The Bulls had no field goals and two foul shots in the final 5:46 of the game, but still managed to beat the Nets for the second time in the postseason. They will try to grab a 3-1 lead when the series resumes in a quick turnaround Saturday afternoon.


Brooklyn Nets Brook Lopez (11) gets caught between Chicago Bulls Jimmy Butler (21) and Carlos Boozer (5) during game two of their first round NBA playoff game April 22, 2013 at the Barclay Center in New York. AFP PHOTO/Don Emmert (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Bulls Shut Down Nets 90-82, Even Series at 1-1

Carlos Boozer had 13 points and 12 rebounds, Joakim Noah gutted his way through a foot injury to make three fourth-quarter baskets, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Brooklyn Nets 90-82 on Monday night to even their first-round series at one game apiece.


Chicago Bulls Carlos Boozer (L) drives to the hoop against the Brooklyn Nets Reggie Evans during their NBA game April 4, 2013 at the Barclay Center in New York. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Bulls Rally From 16 Down To Beat Nets 92-90

Carlos Boozer had 29 points and 18 rebounds, Nate Robinson made the go-ahead basket with 22 seconds left, and the Chicago Bulls overcame a 16-point deficit to beat the Brooklyn Nets 92-90 on Thursday night.