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Chicago Bulls, Toronto Raptors talking Carlos Boozer-Andrea Bar…

Chicago Bulls, Toronto Raptors talking Carlos Boozer-Andrea Bargnani swap, sources say

ESPN.com Updated Feb 7, 2013
The Chicago Bulls and Toronto Raptors have engaged in exploratory trade discussions on a deal that would swap the Bulls' Carlos Boozer for the Raptors' Andrea Bargnani, according to sources familiar with the discussions.
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  • Nate Robinson’s State Of Nate — Season 2, Episode 3 “Windy City…

    Nate Robinson’s State Of Nate — Season 2, Episode 3 “Windy City Debut”

    dimemag.com Feb 7, 2013
    It’s been a few months since Nate Robinson blessed us with a State Of Nate episode — maybe because he’s busy playing a major role out in the Windy City. With so many injuries this season, the Bulls are relying on Robinson more than expected, and in
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  • Bulls' Noah (foot) says he will play vs. Nuggets

    Bulls' Noah (foot) says he will play vs. Nuggets

    ESPN.com Feb 7, 2013
    Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah said he will play Thursday against the Denver Nuggets after missing the past three games because of plantar fasciitis in his right foot.
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  • For Chris Paul and the Clippers, it's title or bust

    For Chris Paul and the Clippers, it's title or bust

    CNNSI.com Feb 7, 2013
    Chris Paul has spent years preparing himself for his first championship. With a young, balanced Clippers team now behind him, nothing but that title will suffice, says Ian Thomsen.
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  • Philly fan buys 18 tickets to 76ers/Pacers game for 72 cents - …

    Philly fan buys 18 tickets to 76ers/Pacers game for 72 cents - total

    yahoo.com Feb 7, 2013
    If you balked at buying Philadelphia 76ers tickets for 10 cents a pop back in November because you're not made of money, you really should've been trawling StubHub on Wednesday afternoon. You could've gotten a steal of a deal. See, the 76ers aren't exac…
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  • Video - Sources: Boozer-Bargnani Deal Being Explored 02:31

    Sources: Boozer-Bargnani Deal Being Explored

    Feb 7
    Kurt Rambis doesn't believe trading Carlos Boozer for Andrea Bargnani would be a good decision for the Bulls.
  • Video - Rapid Fire with Dwane Casey 03:49

    Rapid Fire with Dwane Casey

    Feb 7
    Raptors head coach Dwane Casey on who will win the NBA title, who the league's best point guard is, and whether the Celtics and Lakers can contend with their current rosters.
  • Video - The New Bad Boys? 05:55

    The New Bad Boys?

    Feb 7
    Are the Pacers the new Bad Boys? And why they may be uniquely suited for beating the Heat in the playoffs. David Thorpe and Henry Abbott discuss.
  • Video - Nuggets Roll Bulls, 128-96 01:03

    Nuggets Roll Bulls, 128-96

    Feb 7
    Nuggets win eighth straight.

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  • Chicago Bulls, Toronto Raptors talking Carlos Boozer-Andrea Bargnani swap,…

    Feb 7
    The Chicago Bulls and Toronto Raptors have engaged in exploratory trade discussions on a deal that would swap the Bulls' Carlos Boozer for the Raptors' Andrea Bargnani, according to sources familiar with the discussions.
  • Ian Thomsen: For Chris Paul and the Clippers, it's title or bust

    Feb 7
    Chris Paul is a 27-year-old star with several prime years ahead of him. So why is he driving his Clippers as if he and they are running out of time?