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It is nearly official now: For Michael Jordan, all that's left in Chicago are the memories (and a statue).
His Airness is auctioning off the 56,000 square-foot suburban Chicago estate he lived in for 20 years.
"My kids are grown now and I don't need a large house in Chicago," Jordan told the Wall Street Journal . "It was time for some warmer weather down at my new home in Florida."
The estate -- which sits on 7.39 acres approxiomately 30 minutes outside Chicago and includes a tennis court, deep-water pond, climate-controlled garages, nine bedrooms and 19 bathrooms -- has been listed at separate times for $29 million and $21 million since February 2012. Other highlight features include a front gate with Jordan's iconic No. 23 stretching across it and, of course, a full-length basketball court Jordan had installed in 2001.
Currently the owner of the Charlotte Bobcats, the Hall of Famer played 13 seasons for the Chicago Bulls, winning six NBA champio...
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Nick Friedell of ESPNChicago.com reported that Chicago Bulls’ guard Kirk Hinrich suffered a concussion during Friday night’s game against the Indiana Pacers. He’s expected to miss a couple of days, according to coach Tom Thibodeau. Hinrich first has to cleared under the NBA concussion policy in order to return.
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Chicago Bulls’ center Joakim Noah, who has been hampered by a groin strain, will be held out of all basketball-related activities for about a week. Noah injured his groin early in training camp and missed the Bulls’ first three preseason games.
As reported by John Jackson of the Associated Press through Yahoo! Sports, Noah played 19 minutes in Wednesday night’s game without...
Derrick Rose scored 32 points, including eight in the final three minutes, and Luol Deng added 22 as the Chicago Bulls remained unbeaten this preseason with a 103-98 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday night.
Rose, who played 31 minutes, also had nine assists and was 9 for 15 from the field, including 4 for 7 from 3-point range, as the Bulls improved to 5-0.
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Derrick Rose has been very quote worthy since finally stepping back on the court. He was asked if he viewed the Pacers as a rival and here is what he had to say.
“People say that it’s a rivalry, but I don’t really see it,” Rose said before scoring 32 points in the team’s 103-98 win against the Pacers. ”If anything, by probably in a year or two, it could become a rival...
Derrick Rose believes the Bulls have only one main rival -- and it's the Miami Heat not the Indiana Pacers.
Rose made his feelings known before Friday night's preseason contest against the Pacers.
While being respectful regarding Indiana's recent success Rose acknowledged that he believed any rivalry with the Pacers is a thing of the past.
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Chauncey Billups had a ringside seat for Rip Hamilton’s workouts this summer.
Both labored under the supervision of Las Vegas-based trainer Joe Abunassar and Billups says that after two injury-marred seasons with the Bulls Hamilton is ready to help a team.
Billups is surprised that no one signed Hamilton who was waived by the Bulls in the off-season.
“I’m not sure what he’s...