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With promising core, Bulls set sights on playoff position

Oct. 15, 2019 1:55 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Lauri Markkanen and Zach LaVine would love to showcase their skills before the home crowd when the All-Star Game returns to Chicago this season for the first time since Michael Jordan stole the spotlight in 1988. It would mean the Bulls' promising young stars have taken their games to a...

Bulls set sights on making big jump to playoffs

Sep. 30, 2019 7:02 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The way John Paxson sees it, the Chicago Bulls are ready to contend for a playoff spot. The team's top basketball executive made that clear Monday as the Bulls reported for their first training camp under coach Jim Boylen. "We think we can compete," Paxson said. "And when you compete at a...

Coveted 'GameDay' visit bolsters Nebraska's building project

Sep. 26, 2019 2:19 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — With nary a conference championship since 1999, and now on its fifth coach since Tom Osborne's teams ruled the mid-1990s, Nebraska has been an afterthought in college football most of the last two decades. This week, the Cornhuskers (3-1, 1-0 Big Ten) are front and center again. Their...