Al Hamnik Column
CHICAGO | Gregg Popovich, much like the fine wine his California vineyard produces, demands an acquired taste.
San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich, now in his 18th season, is 951-439 overall with four NBA championships.
CHICAGO | Write this down, please.
The Bulls' Jimmy Butler, right, defends against Miami's LeBron James, who shot 8 of 23 in Sunday's overtime loss in Chicago.
CHICAGO | Defense is like your obnoxious uncle, Lenny, whom everyone tolerates at parties.
Ball State senior guard Kindon Crowder, a 2009 Munster grad, gets pressure from Bowling Green defender JD Tisdale during a Feb. 15 game in Muncie.
The red "S" fell off Joakim Noah's chest Monday night.
Bulls center Joakim Noah, right, tumbles over Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) to recover a loose ball during last Friday's 100-91 comeback win.
CHICAGO | The look of absolute joy on the little boy's face gave off a warm glow Friday night at the ice pond in the middle of Soldier Field.
Pittsburgh Penguins assistant coach Todd Reirden lived in Valparaiso for 12 years. His wife Shelby is a Valpo High grad and their son Travis was born in Crown Point.
Got a pencil? Write this down. April 5. Hammond Civic Center. 911 Slugfest. Bring the family. A great cause.
If any coach had good reason to jump up and down like a madman, scream bloody murder at his players, and ride officials like a golf cart, it's University of Illinois-Chicago's Howard Moore.
Is Trent Richardson a bust?
CHICAGO | Taj Gibson, you're starting tonight.
I love pro basketball. Give me the NBA 12 months, 365 days a year. I love the job TNT does and its excellent team of announcers.
EAST CHICAGO | Second-round pick of the Carolina Panthers, productive backup at defensive tackle, a Pro Football Writers Association All-Rookie selection.
Carolina Panthers' rookie defensive lineman Kawann Short, an E.C. Central grad, made an appearance at the 151st Street Recreation Center on Friday.
Carolina Panthers defensive tackle (99) Kawann Short of East Chicago had an impressive rookie season, according to coach Ron Rivera.
CHICAGO | Coach Tom Thibodeau's pre-game media chats are becoming shorter and a bit more confrontational.
CHICAGO | Take a 7-footer who can chew gum and walk a straight line at the same time and a 3-point shooter with range to the VIP seats.
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