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Why Athletes And Coaches Are The Courageous Ones When It Comes To Politics

John A. Tures | Posted 11.18.2015 | Sports
John A. Tures

Players who take liberal stands or conservative positions are often slammed for focusing on something other than sports. But these are not computerized players from my son's Madden NFL game or a baseball video game.

Amazon Reviews Of NBA Players

Mandatory | Posted 11.13.2015 | Sports

The NBA season is upon us, and what better way to welcome basketball back than to take a look at some of the world's greatest athletes through a cynic...

Derrick Rose Wears T-Shirt With That Meme Of His Cute Son’s Face

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 11.07.2015 | Sports

PROOF— Sean Highkin (@highkin) November 6, 2015 After a rough day in the media, Chicago Bull point guard Derr...

Vince Wilfork Wants Justice For Friend Killed By Cop

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 10.23.2015 | Sports

Just about 300 miles southeast from where Vince Wilfork and his Houston Texans were preparing to take on the Jacksonville Jaguars later that day, Wil...

Derrick Rose Injured Again, But Don't Worry It's Not His Knee

AP | Justin Block | Posted 09.29.2015 | Sports

CHICAGO — Bulls star Derrick Rose will have surgery on his left eye after being elbowed in the face. The 2011 NBA MVP sustained a left orb...

Derrick Rose Responds To Ex-Girlfriend's Gang Rape Allegations

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 08.28.2015 | Sports

Derrick Rose issued a statement on Thursday night addressing an allegation made by an ex-girlfriend that he and his friends drugged and gang raped&nb...

Derrick Rose Gang Rape Allegations Are 'Completely False,' Says Lawyer

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 08.28.2015 | Sports

Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has been named in a lawsuit alleging that he and two friends drugged and gang raped his ex-girlfriend...

Rewriting the Image of Black Fathers Via the NBA

Dr. Tiffany D. Sanders | Posted 06.08.2015 | Black Voices
Dr. Tiffany D. Sanders

Derrick Rose, Chris Paul and Stephen Curry are unofficial symbols for black fatherhood via the NBA, and they are repeatedly being attacked for bringin...

Jordan Schultz

Blake Griffin Has Become A Bona Fide Superstar | Jordan Schultz | Posted 05.12.2015 | Sports

Superstars are made in the playoffs, at least according to Paul Pierce. In a recent USA Today article, the Washington Wizards forward and future Hall ...

Jordan Schultz

Chicago Has A Dilemma With Derrick Rose's Stamina | Jordan Schultz | Posted 05.12.2015 | Sports

With the Chicago Bulls looking to Game 3 of a tied-up series with Cleveland, one big question is the stamina of Derrick Rose. Since returning from yet...

Maxwell Strachan

The Agony And The Ecstasy Of Watching Derrick Rose Play Well | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 04.24.2015 | Sports

Appreciate him while you can.

Jordan Schultz

Here's Why We Can't Count Out The Chicago Bulls | Jordan Schultz | Posted 04.27.2015 | Sports

Somewhere amid the exhausting barrage of Derrick Rose injuries, the Chicago Bulls lost their elite status. No longer were they a young and ambitious t...

Healthy-Looking D-Rose Throws Ridiculous Half-Court Pass Out Of A Trap

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 04.12.2015 | Sports

Derrick Rose is back to doing Derrick Rose things.

Standard Procedure? With Meniscus Surgery There's No Such Thing

Kevin R. Stone, M.D. | Posted 04.29.2015 | Healthy Living
Kevin R. Stone, M.D.

I believe there is tremendous art to surgery and science to the artistry. I believe that every patient and every problem is unique and that it's important to try to match the surgeon's skills with the patient's needs.

Derrick Rose Releases Inspirational Commercial Days After Injury News

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 02.27.2015 | Sports

The timing is perfect.

Derrick Rose To Undergo Knee Surgery

AP | By JAY COHEN | Posted 04.26.2015 | Sports

Derrick Rose's knee has failed him again.

8 Athletes Explain Why Their Protest Matters

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 01.16.2015 | Sports

John Carlos had been waiting a long time for Kenny Britt and Kobe Bryant. The former U.S. Olympian, along with Tommie Smith, became synonymous wit...

The Intersection of Race, Sports and Money: 'Black Lives Matter'

Everett Glenn | Posted 02.15.2015 | Black Voices
Everett Glenn

I wondered why pro athletes have not responded with the same outrage to the racial bias and negative stereotypes that have infected their sport.

The Intersection of Race, Sports and Money: 'I Can't Breathe'

Everett Glenn | Posted 02.10.2015 | Black Voices
Everett Glenn

Black athletes know what needs to be done. All that is missing is the will to do it. Now is the time to dispel the stereotypes about black athletes.

Bulls Derrick Rose Wears 'I Can't Breathe' Shirt At Game

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 12.06.2014 | Sports

Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose warmed up for his game against the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night wearing a T-shirt with the words "I ...

Noah: 'Chill The F--k Out' About Derrick Rose

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 11.14.2014 | Sports

Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah understands that the injury bug keeps biting Derrick Rose. He knows it's frustrating for everyone, including Rose. Bu...

It's Time to Stop Babying Derrick Rose

Dan Karpuc | Posted 01.14.2015 | Sports
Dan Karpuc

No one in the media has really touched on this point, but I think it's obviously apparent that Rose has to change his style of play if he wants to stay on the court.

Who Is Derrick Rose?

Julian McWilliams | Posted 01.13.2015 | Sports
Julian McWilliams

Rose is a humble kid, who often times brings up his Chicago roots as the catalyst for his success in the NBA. Nonetheless, the city of Chicago has a legitimate reason to question Rose's future and his leadership qualities.

Jordan Schultz

NBA Preview: LeBron's Return Home, Derrick Rose's Return To The Court And The Wild West | Jordan Schultz | Posted 10.24.2014 | Sports

The NBA offseason has replaced MLB's hot stove as the premier destination for high drama. The good news for NBA fans is the 2014 regular season will b...

Changing Chicago: Reducing Violence in the Windy City

Robert Piper | Posted 12.02.2014 | Chicago
Robert Piper

Chicago is home to some of the greatest architecture, culture, food and people in the country. Causing change can't just come from a few people in one community; it needs to come from all. It's going to take the entire city of Chicago to create change.