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So Long Julius Peppers, Hello Michael Bennett

So Long Julius Peppers, Hello Michael Bennett
All signs point to Michael Bennett signing a contract with the Chicago Bears, helping shore up the defensive line and hopefully adding a pass rush that has lacked with the drop-off in production from Julius Peppers. The signing is reportedly going to take place on Tuesday at 4 est, the beginning of NFL free agency.... Read more »

Mike Ditka and Michael Jordan - A much needed reminder

Mike Ditka and Michael Jordan - A much needed reminder
When Mike Ditka took the podium at Soldier Field Monday night to give a brief, yet powerful final farewell to the freezing capacity crowd, he offered us a reminder of why we gather at sports arenas in Chicago in the first place. Much like MJ, who a couple years ago gave us an unrivaled Hall... Read more »

Don't Listen: Bulls would be Crazy not to trade Luol Deng

Don't Listen: Bulls would be Crazy not to trade Luol Deng
Anyone who watches a ton of Chicago Bulls basketball has a love/hate relationship with Luol Deng. At times, his defense and outside shooting fill the stat sheet and pour in numbers that make you think he is a legitimate second star. Then, there are the awkward games where he can’t make a jump shot, he... Read more »
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Give it a rest, Michael Wilbon

Give it a rest, Michael Wilbon
No matter how much of a die hard fan you are, or how frustrated you get at the Derrick Rose saga, Chicago sportswriter Michael Wilbon will always be there to remind you that you are all stupid for taking issue with Derrick Rose’s drawn out return. You have to ask yourself why? Why does a... Read more »

Derrick Rose: Front Row to Taking a Backseat

Derrick Rose: Front Row to Taking a Backseat
The broadcast last night told us to be in awe of our “team leader” talking to, cheering for, and engaging with his fellow Chicago Bulls teammates. He quite athletically moved around the bench, feeding off the energy that was the Bulls’ impressive Game 2 performance in Brooklyn to even the series with the Nets at... Read more »

Top 5 reasons Derrick Rose must return now

Top 5 reasons Derrick Rose must return now
Enough is enough. Bulls fans are tired of the chatter. The Derrick Rose saga is starting to turn into a soap opera. Bulls fans hate soap operas. Here is why Derrick Rose must be back on the floor for the next game. 5. The Bulls suck: With the east pretty wide open after Miami, Derrick... Read more »
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Derrick Rose's first game back this week?

Derrick Rose's first game back this week?
It appears that Derrick Rose is ready to make his return this season after sitting on the bench for the first time this season versus the Indiana Pacers. Fans have been trying to figure out the strangely complex path to the close of Derrick Rose’s Adidas shoe commercials. And while shooting and working out in... Read more »

The fallout of Reggie Rose's comments on Chicago Bulls

The fallout of Reggie Rose's comments on Chicago Bulls
Almost simultaneously, as Reggie Rose spoke out against the direction of the Chicago Bulls and current roster, the team has been in a lackluster tailspin. The core fundamentals of unselfish play, solid defense, and bounce-backability have been replaced by a team that looks like its packing it in. Thanks Reggie. And now, the inevitable return... Read more »

Joakim Noah the perfect complement to the All-Star game

Joakim Noah the perfect complement to the All-Star game
There were handshakes, high-fives, even hugs on full display Sunday night as the NBA’s diminishing all-start game yet again took place in Houston, Texas. And then, there was Joakim Noah. The NBA of 2013 was reminded of what it used to be like when Joakim Noah checked into the game. Playing like a man possessed... Read more »
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Pennies from Heaven: How Marijuana stocks have people seeing Green

Pennies from Heaven: How Marijuana stocks have people seeing Green
Buying and selling weed ain’t what it used to be. Nowadays, apart from soon being able to get the stuff in Colorado and Washington state over the counter, and in many other states with a prescription to treat your “headache”, opportunities abound on the stock market to buy and sell marijuana stocks. These stocks are... Read more »