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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…
Share TweetThe 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 AndrShare TweetBears 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, formeShare TweetThe 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 againstSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetThe 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 performShare TweetDallas Mavericks guard Darren Collison is sitting out against the Chicago Bulls because of a sprained right middle finger.Source: nba.comShare TweetChicago 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.Source: ESPN.com
Stronger than ever, Brandon Marshall learns to live with Borderline Personality DisorderUpdated Nov 28, 2012 Share TweetSEATTLE -- "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…Source: yahoo.com
Do You Want To Watch A Basketball Game On TV With Dennis Rodman For $59?Updated Nov 28, 2012 Share TweetIf 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…Source: deadspin.comShare TweetBears' Marshall: NFL players use Viagra for 'edge'
The ‘Bulls fan’ that traded a toilet-submerged jersey for Drew Gooden’s tickets defends his tastesUpdated Nov 28, 2012 Share TweetWe 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 othSource: yahoo.com
An NFL scout’s take on Bears’ erratic offensive lineUpdated Nov 28, 2012 Share TweetAFTERNOON 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 …Share TweetRight-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.Source: MLB.com
The 5 Worst Blowouts In The NBA Over The Last 30 YearsUpdated Nov 28, 2012 Share TweetThe 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 highlighSource: dimemag.comShare TweetNEW 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…Source: CNNSI.com
BBAO: Reconfiguring the Bears' OL againUpdated Nov 28, 2012 Share TweetWe'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…Source: ESPN.com
Turnovers indicative of Bears’ defense returning to formUpdated Nov 28, 2012 Share TweetThe 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
Bulls Charge Past Mavericks, 101-78Nov 28Bulls cruise to win over Mavericks.
Countdown Daily AccuScore: SEA-CHINov 28Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Seahawks-Bears
Countdown Daily Prediction: Seahawks-BearsNov 28The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Seattle at Chicago
Jimmy Butler On The Bulls' Bench ContributionNov 28Jimmy 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 sourceNov 28Oakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain to be released Thursday, according to source.
Derek Fisher agrees to deal with Dallas MavericksNov 28Veteran 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 debutNov 28Los Angeles Clippers guard Chauncey Billups will play his first game of the season Wednesday night when the Clippers face the Minnesota Timberwolves.