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Bulls 101, Mavericks 78

Bulls 101, Mavericks 78

nba.com ESPN.com Updated Nov 28, 2012
THE FACTS: After letting a 27-point lead turn into a one-point loss Monday against Milwaukee, the Chicago Bulls made a big lead stand up Wednesday in a 101-78 win over the Dallas Mavericks at the United Center. Luol Deng led the Bulls with 22 points, an…
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  • Vikings DE Jared Allen fined for season-ending hit on Bears’ La…

    Vikings DE Jared Allen fined for season-ending hit on Bears’ Lance Louis

    The NFL fined Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen $21,000 for his blindside hit that ended Bears guard Lance Louis’ season. Louis tore his left ACL Sunday, and he was placed on injured reserve Monday. The Bears signed former Pro Bowl center Andr
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  • Protecting quarterback Jay Cutler at right guard a tall order f…

    Protecting quarterback Jay Cutler at right guard a tall order for Bears

    suntimes.com Nov 28, 2012
    Bears quarterback Jay Cutler doesn’t care that his new starting right guard is 6 feet, 7 inches tall. “I don’t care if he’s 6-10,” Cutler joked. “If he does his job, I’ll find a way.” Right now, that right guard would be Gabe Carimi, forme
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  • Kyle Rudolph, Harrison Smith clear concussion tests

    Kyle Rudolph, Harrison Smith clear concussion tests

    profootballtalk.com Nov 28, 2012
    The Minnesota Vikings received some good news on Wednesday as both tight end Kyle Rudolph and safety Harrison Smith have been cleared to return after suffering concussions last week. Rudolph and Smith both were forced to leave last Sunday’s game against
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  • Bears’ offense won’t have easy time against Seattle’s formidabl…

    Bears’ offense won’t have easy time against Seattle’s formidable unit

    suntimes.com Nov 28, 2012
    The Bears’ offense appeared to catch a break when news broke Sunday that Seahawks starting cornerbacks Richard Sherman and Brandon Browner - key cogs in Seattle’s third-ranked defense -faced four-game suspensions for violating NFL rules on perform
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  • Mavericks' Collison sits with sprained finger

    Mavericks' Collison sits with sprained finger

    nba.com Nov 28, 2012
    Dallas Mavericks guard Darren Collison is sitting out against the Chicago Bulls because of a sprained right middle finger.
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  • Bears' Forte (ankle) practices on limited basis

    Bears' Forte (ankle) practices on limited basis

    ESPN.com Nov 28, 2012
    Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte had limited participation in practice on Wednesday, an encouraging development after the Pro Bowl tailback had to leave last week's game versus the Minnesota Vikings due to an ankle injury.
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  • Stronger than ever, Brandon Marshall learns to live with Border…

    Stronger than ever, Brandon Marshall learns to live with Borderline Personality Disorder

    yahoo.com Nov 28, 2012
    SEATTLE -- "By no means am I all healed or fixed, but it's like a light bulb has been turned on in my dark room." That's what Chicago Bears receiver Brandon Marshall said in June of 2011, soon after the veteran found a name for the disorder th…
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  • Do You Want To Watch A Basketball Game On TV With Dennis Rodman…

    Do You Want To Watch A Basketball Game On TV With Dennis Rodman For $59?

    deadspin.com Nov 28, 2012
    If you're in Chicago on Dec. 1, why not go watch a Bulls-Sixers game (on TV) with Dennis Rodman? It's part of the Dennis Rodman Viewing Party Experience. Also included in the Dennis Rodman Viewing Party Experience: a Q&A with The Worm, two drinks, a…
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  • Bears' Marshall: NFL players use Viagra for 'edge'

    Bears' Marshall: NFL players use Viagra for 'edge'

    Bears' Marshall: NFL players use Viagra for 'edge'
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  • The ‘Bulls fan’ that traded a toilet-submerged jersey for Drew …

    The ‘Bulls fan’ that traded a toilet-submerged jersey for Drew Gooden’s tickets defends his tastes

    yahoo.com Nov 28, 2012
    We realize we're getting into the sort of hard and fast Fan Dude rules that we absolutely abhor. Live in Boston and want to root for the Lakers? Go ahead. Live in Los Angeles and can't stomach the ownership for either team - pick away, you've got 28 oth
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  • An NFL scout’s take on Bears’ erratic offensive line

    An NFL scout’s take on Bears’ erratic offensive line

    suntimes.com Nov 28, 2012
    AFTERNOON SPORTS CLUB: The phone call was made in search of an explanation that was not forthcoming, at least about a subject that has had Bears fans scratching their heads and pulling out their hair simultaneously. How can an offensive line bullied by …
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  • Coleman designated to open spot for Feldman

    Coleman designated to open spot for Feldman

    MLB.com Nov 28, 2012
    Right-handed pitcher Casey Coleman was designated for assignment to make room on the Cubs' 40-man roster for recently acquired pitcher Scott Feldman. The Cubs' roster is at 40.
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  • The 5 Worst Blowouts In The NBA Over The Last 30 Years

    The 5 Worst Blowouts In The NBA Over The Last 30 Years

    dimemag.com Nov 28, 2012
    The Oklahoma City Thunder laid the smackdown on the Bobcats on Monday night, winning 114-69, and negating the positive work new head coach Mike Dunlap had done with the Bobcats to start the season. The Thunder’s 45-point rout of the Bobcats was highligh
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  • Jim Trotter: 49ers players continue to marvel at Kaepernick's s…

    Jim Trotter: 49ers players continue to marvel at Kaepernick's star turn

    CNNSI.com Nov 28, 2012
    NEW ORLEANS -- This was the tipping point Who Dat Nation had been waiting on. Its beloved Saints, after surrendering 21 consecutive points, had scored to make it a one-touchdown game, and now they had 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick facing 3rd-and-11…
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  • BBAO: Reconfiguring the Bears' OL again

    BBAO: Reconfiguring the Bears' OL again

    ESPN.com Nov 28, 2012
    We're Black and Blue All Over: It appears that injuries and performance issues will leave the Chicago Bears with alternate starters at three of their five offensive line positions Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks. Michael C. Wright of ESPNChicago.com…
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  • Turnovers indicative of Bears’ defense returning to form

    Turnovers indicative of Bears’ defense returning to form

    suntimes.com Nov 28, 2012
    The Bears weren’t about to let another second-year quarterback and a good running team waltz all over them again.They weren’t about to be questioned again. Instead, the Bears’ defense did what’s expected in a solid 28-10 victory Sunday against the
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  • Video - Bulls Charge Past Mavericks, 101-78 00:53

    Bulls Charge Past Mavericks, 101-78

    Nov 28
    Bulls cruise to win over Mavericks.
  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: SEA-CHI 00:46

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: SEA-CHI

    Nov 28
    Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Seahawks-Bears
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Seahawks-Bears 00:36

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Seahawks-Bears

    Nov 28
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Seattle at Chicago
  • Video - Jimmy Butler On The Bulls' Bench Contribution 01:19

    Jimmy Butler On The Bulls' Bench Contribution

    Nov 28
    Jimmy Butler talks about the bench's contribution in the team's win over the Mavericks.

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  • Rolando McClain to be released by Oakland Raiders, according to source

    Nov 28
    Oakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain to be released Thursday, according to source.
  • Derek Fisher agrees to deal with Dallas Mavericks

    Nov 28
    Veteran point guard Derek Fisher is returning to the NBA after agreeing to a deal with the Dallas Mavericks, coach Rick Carlisle said Wednesday night.
  • Chauncey Billups of Los Angeles Clippers to make season debut

    Nov 28
    Los Angeles Clippers guard Chauncey Billups will play his first game of the season Wednesday night when the Clippers face the Minnesota Timberwolves.