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One Simeon coach built the dynasty. His successor took the program to a level not previously reached in the history of Illinois high school basketball. One Simeon star became the NBA's youngest MVP. The next became the only underclassman to win the Mr....
Chicago Tribune reporterThe paragraph, taken from a 1992 Tribune story, is humorous with hindsight. Simeon, the 1980s power that produced a Class AA championship and two Illinois Mr. Basketball winners, had just lost back-to-back December games to Mount Carmel and Young, a...
Chicago Tribune reporterHIGHLIGHTS Simmons fuels upset In the third round of the 1998 Public League playoffs, senior Bobby Simmons extended his All-State career another game by totaling 25 points and nine rebounds in unranked Simeon's 67-64 upset of No. 4 Farragut....
Tags: Nick Anderson, Aneurysm
Chicago Tribune reporter1989-90 18-8 With a new cast of characters, Bob Hambric said coaching the team was "a real adventure." The Wolverines' start to the decade sputtered to an early end with a 49-48 loss to South Shore in the Public League quarterfinals. Among the seniors...
South Florida Sun SentinelAn updated look at NBA free agents. Who has signed, who is still available, who has become available: Best of who is left: Kenyon Martin, Josh Howard, Derek Fisher, Chris Andersen, Mickael Pietrus, Mehmet Okur (retired), Maurice Evans, Ryan Gomes,...
TV SPORTS SATURDAY Soccer--Premier League, Queens Park at Bolton, 6:30 a.m. (ESPN2) Men's College Basketball--America East Conference Tournament Championship, 10 a.m. (ESPN2); Conference USA Tournament Championship, 10:30 a.m. (CBS); Southeastern...
About Last NightTalib Kweli deejays at The Shrine on April 27, 2010. (Photo courtesy of The Shrine) Talib Kweli and Hi-Tek, who make up the group Reflection Eternal, hosted Timbuck2uesdays at The Shrine onTuesday. Kid Capri will host Timbuck2uesdays next week. Fellow...
If the Bulls have a chance to draft either Julian Wright or Joakim Noah, who would you take to try to slow down LeBron? He looks like he is going to be a force for the next 10 years but the Bulls could have Deng, Thomas and Noah to send at him. --Jim...
Tags: Ben Gordon, Lotteries, Chicago Bulls, P.J. Brown, Kobe Bryant
I recall that at the time of the Tyson Chandler trade, many people predicted that the Bulls would regret getting Wallace in a year or two. He was already slipping. Also, obtaining Wallace did not mean the Bulls had to give away Tyson Chandler for almost...
It's my turn for a question: How in the name of James Naismith can Bucks guard Luke Ridnour more than double Derrick Rose's vote total in All-Star balloting? OK, I feel better now. Time for some answers. Have you brought up Ben Gordon's comments about...
Tribune staff reporterRarely is a team's fate sealed in the first quarter of an NBA game, especially when time is running out to snag a playoff berth. Wednesday night, the Milwaukee Bucks, who typically founder in the first quarter, hit the Bulls with force on the way to a...
Tribune staff reporterIllinois-Chicago coach Jimmy Collins took one look at the Tribune's 1997-98 All-State basketball team and made this proclamation: "Give me those five guys right now, and I'd go a long way in the NCAA tournament." Collins' dream team would feature 6-...
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