1. Chicago Bulls Should Consider Amnesty for Carlos Boozer or Joakim Noah Next Year

    With a 10-2 start, you would think everything is rosy for the Chicago Bulls , especially considering that Derrick Rose , C.J. Watson and Rip Hamilton have missed a combined 15 games in that stretch, and eight of those 12 games were on the road...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about over 2 years ago 154 reads 76 comments

  2. Chicago Bulls Fans: Should You Be Worried About Derrick Rose and Luol Deng?

    For the Chicago Bulls , as Derrick Rose goes, so go the Bulls. Many would also include Luol Deng in that belief...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about over 2 years ago 2,484 reads 71 comments

  3. Chicago Bears Fire Jerry Angelo and Leave the New GM Up to Lovie Smith

    Like a cockroach scurrying around after a nuclear holocaust, coach Lovie Smith survived the purge as the Chicago Bears fired GM Jerry Angelo, offensive coordinator Mike Martz and quarterback coach Shane Daly...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about over 2 years ago 653 reads 42 comments

  4. Derrick Rose Is a Lot More Like Michael Jordan Than You Might Think

    Having had the opportunity to watch Michael Jordan's entire playing career with the Chicago Bulls , I knew I would never say another Bulls' player was better, but Derrick Rose is starting to remind me of him more and more...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about over 2 years ago 4,404 reads 139 comments

  5. Lovie Smith: The Fallacy That the Chicago Bears Coach Has Ever Been Good

    Chicago Bears GM Jerry Angelo is getting all of the grief for another disappointing season, while head coach Lovie Smith is getting a free pass due to injuries. That is just not right...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about over 2 years ago 1,254 reads 42 comments

  6. Chicago Bulls Preview: A Realistic Look at Title Chances in 2012

    After having the best record in the league last year and making the Eastern Conference Finals, the next step for the Chicago Bulls is to get to the finals and win the organization's first championship since the Jordan days...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about over 2 years ago 1,069 reads 94 comments

  7. Chicago Bulls Media Day: Your BR Insider Talks to DRose, Noah and the Crew

    It was media day at the Berto Center for the Chicago Bulls on Sunday, and I was fortunate enough to attend. Derrick Rose , Joakim Noah , Carlos Boozer, Luol Deng, Coach Tom Thibodeau and GM Gar Forman addressed the media in a joint session...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 2,057 reads 28 comments

  8. Chris Paul Trade to the Los Angeles Killed by the NBA: Why That's Good

    Unlike most observers bashing the NBA for quashing the New Orleans Hornets trade of Chris Paul to the Los Angeles Lakers , I applaud it...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 1,210 reads 66 comments

  9. Ron Santo Is Elected to the Hall of Fame: Too Late for the Chicago Cubs Great

    I listened with bittersweet emotion as I heard the news this morning that the Chicago Cubs great third baseman Ron Santo was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 539 reads 44 comments

  10. Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls and My Plan for Them to Win the NBA Title

    Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls are going to get better. The question is if that is enough to overcome the only real obstacle in their way in the Miami Heat . Because contrary to the belief of some, Miami will also get better...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 1,741 reads 140 comments

  11. A Chicago Cubs New Tradition: "Go Cubs Go" and Other Things That Have to Go

    With the new management team in place for the Chicago Cubs , I think it's time for a housecleaning of losing traditions from the past...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 2,073 reads 72 comments

  12. Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler Is out 6-8 Weeks: Is Their Season Over?

    Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is out six to eight weeks with an injured thumb on his throwing hand, and now I question if it's even worth watching them the rest of the season...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 627 reads 4 comments

  13. MLB Realignment: If Bud Selig Did It My Way, It Would Revolutionize the Game

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    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 1,061 reads 86 comments

  14. Chicago Cubs Manager Dale Sveum Could Persuade Me to Change My Mind About Him

    After hearing new Cubs manager Dale Sveum at his press conference on Friday, I'm having second thoughts about my comments about him the other day...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 815 reads 6 comments

  15. Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos: Is God Playing Favorites?

    He didn't turn water into wine, but Tim Tebow led the Denver Broncos to an improbable victory on Thursday night over the New York Jets ...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 753 reads 35 comments

  16. Chicago Cubs Hire Dale Sveum as Manager and I'm Not Happy

    Hearing the news that the Chicago Cubs are hiring Dale Sveum as their new manager hit me harder than the cold Chicago air when I walked out of my house today. I loved everything Theo Epstein and the crew had done up until now...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 1,826 reads 35 comments

  17. Michael Jordan Getting Dissed by Stephon Marbury Is Laughable

    The icon is getting dissed by those who grew up worshiping him and probably had his poster on their bedroom wall, but Stephon Marbury calling out Michael Jordan is beyond belief...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 3,028 reads 53 comments

  18. The Chicago Cubs Have Found Their Man and His Name Is Mike Maddux

    It's not official yet, but if Mike Maddux did half as well talking to Theo Epstein and crew as he did with the media after his session with them, I think we have the new manager of the Chicago Cubs ...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 1,344 reads 15 comments

  19. Joe Paterno, Penn State, and College Sports: Where Did It All Go Wrong?

    When Penn State decided to cover-up the transgressions of former asst. coach Jerry Sandusky, I'm sure they never expected the s*** to hit the fan like it has, with several top echelon ...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 811 reads 27 comments

  20. Chicago Bears: Matt Forte Is Underpaid, but Why Should We Care?

    It was just another night at the office Monday night for Matt Forte , running for 133 yards, including 52 on the opening drive of the game and leading to a 7-0 Chicago Bear lead...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 243 reads 1 comments

  21. Monday Night Football: Chicago Bears vs. Eagles, Why This Is a Must-Win

    Coming off the bye week and following two straight wins, the Chicago Bears are feeling pretty good about themselves right now...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 2,071 reads 5 comments

  22. NBA Lockout: Who's to Blame, the Owners or the Players?

    Instead of writing about the opening week of NBA games, I'm stuck with looking at both sides of the argument between players and owners and determining who is really at fault for the impasse...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 1,832 reads 28 comments

  23. World Series 2011: St. Louis Win over Texas Rangers Proves Baseball Is the Best

    It took four hours and thirteen minutes Thursday night to prove that not only is baseball not dead, but that it is still the best sport out there...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 839 reads 7 comments

  24. Theo Epstein Hits a Home Run in His Press Conference with the Chicago Cubs

    It was so refreshing listening to new Cub president Theo Epstein talk about the future in his press conference on Tuesday. He only spoke for about forty minutes, but for die-hard Cub fans, it was 103 years coming to hear what he had to say...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 457 reads 15 comments

  25. Chicago Cubs: When Theo Epstein Comes, Mike Quade Has to Go

    As we patiently wait for the Theo Epstein hostage watch to play out while Boston figures out what they can extort from the Cubs , there has been some alarming thoughts on current lame-duck manager Mike Quade...

    Darrell  Horwitz Written by Darrell Horwitz about almost 3 years ago 562 reads 29 comments