Bulls spread scoring, hand Heat second straight loss


CHICAGO (AP) The way everything was crumbling, the Chicago Bulls sure needed a reprieve. Knocking off the defending champions was a nice one.   NBA STANDINGS Is your team at the top? Check out the division standings. Carlos Boozer scored 27 points, and the Bulls pounded LeBron James and the Miami Heat 107-87 on Thursday night. Luol Deng had 20 ...

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Former player Keon Clark gets eight years in Illinois prison


DANVILLE, Ill. (AP) Former NBA player Keon Clark, who has said he is trying to turn his life around, was sentenced to eight years in prison Wednesday in a plea agreement with prosecutors on weapons and driving under the influence charges.   NBA STANDINGS Is your team at the top? Check out the division standings. “I, uh, did a lot ...

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the, “Cool Grey,” Jordan XI’s Poppin or Floppin


The, “Cool Grey,” edition of the Air Jordan Retro 1 drops this Saturday for $130. The patent leather toe is inspired by the, “Cool Grey,” Jordan XI’s. Cool idea or is the Jordan Brand running out of ideas? Props Footlocker Read more:

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Uh-oh: Are Redskins fans falling off the RG3 bandwagon?


When the bottom line is affected, you know you have problems. The Redskins are in the middle of a season to forget, mired in the NFC East basement with a 3-9 record. What’s worse, superstar quarterback Robert Griffin III hasn’t been the same as he’s still recovering from offseason knee surgery. And now the fans are talking with their wallets. ...

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Mike D’Antoni: Kobe takes ‘big step’

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Both Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash returned to Los Angeles Lakers practice Tuesday. However, one of the guards appears closer to a return to game action than the other. Bryant, who hasn’t played in a game since tearing the Achilles tendon in his left leg nearly eight months ago, scrimmaged for 30 to 45 minutes, according ...

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Steelers coach Tomlin fined $100,000 for interfering in Ravens game


PITTSBURGH (AP) Steelers coach Mike Tomlin’s ill-timed two-step has cost him $100,000 and could cost his team a pick in next year’s draft.   INSIDE INFORMATION Looking for the latest news from around the NFL? Our Insiders got you covered. The league fined Tomlin $100,000 on Wednesday for interfering with a play against the Baltimore Ravens on Thanksgiving. The NFL ...

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Anthony Davis has fractured hand


NEW YORK — New Orleans Pelicans standout forward-center Anthony Davis suffered a non-displaced fracture in his left hand, the team announced. [+] Enlarge Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty ImagesAnthony Davis had seven points and four rebounds before the Pelicans star left Sunday’s game with a broken hand. It is unclear how long Davis will be sidelined. Davis suffered the injury in the ...

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Kobe Bryant could return Friday

Los Angeles Lakers v Atlanta Hawks

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Kobe Bryant has been ruled out of Sunday’s game against the Portland Trail Blazers, but the Los Angeles Lakers acknowledged he could return Friday in Sacramento if he feels ready after a week of practices. Los Angeles has no games between Sunday and Friday. Lakers coach Mike D’Antoni said Bryant will use the three practice days ...

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