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Love the pace of Mets-Cubs game..both pitchers get the ball and pitch....that's it..no stepping off the rubber..no adjusting cap, belt, etc.
Jeff Bagwell> Larry Andersen Kyle Hendricks> Ryan Dempster It's going to be this BIG. Believe me.
Florida's undrafted Scottie Wilbekin has signed a 1-year deal with Cairns Taipans of Australia NBL, source tells RealGM. NBA out until Dec.
Lot of weapons on Bears offense. ... Then expect to be promptly scored on with that defense.
Shea McClellin's rating at LB? A 69. Ouch!
The cutaway shots from Szczur's at bat are awesome. Family and friends going nuts over a fielder's choice. I love sports.
Watching Little League World Series. This has become a big time event. Having said that an enormous amount of pressure on these kids.
Más las 2 medallas conseguidas hoy por Ruth Beitia y Diana Martín!
That atmosphere was a lot of fun last night in the United Center. The excitement in the city revolving around Rose and the Bulls is palpable
Meanwhile, the Pacers should just start scouting potential lottery picks.
Marion to the Cavs - great signing ... and add another log to the growing Bulls-Cavs rivalry fire.
This EC with Bulls, Cavs, Raps is going to be crazy.
Rose on late play: "The group out there did a great job getting the lead and playing defense. We got a bunch of steals and changed the game.
Rose on returning in 4th after playing entire 3rd: "I thought I was done until Coach K came over and told me I had to go back in. It was fun
Rose: "There's no need for me to force any shots with the offensive threats we have on our team. Our big challenge is defensively."
Rose on his hilight drive: "I read how he was defending me. A big was on the other side of the lane. It looked like I had the lane to myself
Rose on halftime ending drive with 4.6 secs: "He (Coach K) called me in and told me to take the ball and see how far I could go with it."
Anthony Davis led USA with 20 points. James Harden had 18. Rose with seven points.
Rose: "I think everybody was excited (about his return); it was cool. But I can't get big headed about it. Just got to keep poised."
Rose: "Here in Chicago it's like basketball is everything. You go to a high school game and you can't get in it's so packed."
Rose: "I probably won't get any sleep tonight. I'm excited for the city. Everybody was happy we came here and played...and we won."
Rose: "I'm playing the way I normally play (for USA). Push the ball, play defense and get guys shot and when the shot is available take (it)
Rose continued: "We won. That's what I'm happy about. When I was out there (I know the fans) wanted me to shoot every ball."
Rose post game: "I've been preparing for this (UC return) for a long time. If this was a couple of week ago I would have been emotional."
Was this the first time Anthony Davis played at the UC as an NBA player? I believe he missed last two seasons with injuries.
Coach K on extending Rose in 3rd quarter: "He needs to learn how to play tired. We wanted to see that. And he did pretty good."
Great night at the United Center...Bulls staff did an amazing job assisting USA Basketball. Game Ops is second to none. The best.
Tom Thibodeau on Rose: "He’s shaking some rust off. But his explosiveness is back."
"I love where he is physically and mentally." Thibs on Rose.
Thibs says "this is the perfect setting for (Rose)" says he's gotten more comfortable throughout the summer.
Coach K on playing Rose extended minutes in the 3rd. "He has to learn to play tired."
The calm and the storm! http://t.co/zlRt3mEQ56
Thibs on Derrick: "I couldn't be more pleased with the way that he played."
Coach K calls win over Brazil, "really encouraging."
Coach K and Thibs hit the podium. Create a caption. http://t.co/3xawR55w49
Rose: "Here in Chicago, basketball is everything."
Rose says he felt good on the floor. He says he's excited for the city. http://t.co/jVWKATVWjg
Team USA wins it 95-78. Rose takes another small step on a long journey.
USA wins 95-78 in first exhibition game for USA Basketball World Cup trail. "USA! USA!"
Beat up a pretty good Brazil team.
Team USA wins 95-78. Rose was average compared to how he's been playing, but unhurt and happy. Only thing that matters.
Damian Lillard and Korver didn't play much, either. Cousins out with knee injury.
USA 95, Brazil 78. DRose standing ovations 3.
Stat board is broken, so can't make it official. But we've seen little to no DeMar DeRozan, Gordon Hayward or Andre Drummond in this game.
If there's a point guard that could be odd-man out in the final roster decisions? Lillard.
Irving and Rose playing together for final 2:50.
Marcelo Tieppo Huertas just went easily around Rose ... say that five times fast.
Rose misses a clanky-looking three-pointer.
Huge crowd in UC for exhibition game chanting for Rose return and back in w/5:20 left and USA ahead 17
Remember this is just Rose's 6th home game at the United Center in the last two years.
Crowd with "We want Rose" chant, Derrick checks in.
Fans chant "we want Rose....we want Rose ...'' get their wish. Rose back in with 5:20 left.
Coach K giving the fans what they want. DRose in at 5:20 mark of 4th.
United Center crowd chants "We want Rose!" Coach K obliges by sending him back in the game.
Davis now with lob slam dunk on Irving pass for 78-63 USA lead. OK, that's another guy who's made the team.
Man, Anthony Davis is a great, great player. Can't imagine the coverage he would get if he didn't play in New Orleans.
Anthony Davis is taking this game over.
Anthony Davis is a stud. You can quote me. That is all .
Geez; Anthony Davis with save attempt out of bounds and flying somersault into crowd. Better tell him he doesn't have to act like pelican
Anthony Davis makes the hustle play of the night jumping for a ball in the stands. Fans burst into a "USA! USA!" chant.
USA leads 68-63 entering 4th. Rose probably finished for night after playing entire 3rd quarter.
The crowd roars for Scottie Pippen after he's shown on the JumboTron.
USA up 5 after 3 quarters
Rose played the entire 3rd quarter.
Worth staying. Rose with USA play of game, crossover dribble on wing, drive and switch hands lefty layin for 64-53 USA lead. He's back again
Rose with a gorgeous move to the rack changing hands to the cup and a score
Rose splits two defenders and lays it in. Crowd explodes. Chicago fans like seeing this movie again.
Remember that crossover?
Thibs can't help himself. Stood up and started screaming last possession on D. It's his defense and his arena, but not his team.
Team USA is up by 12 in 3rdQ, but struggling with interior defense. Also not generating as many open shots as they should. Work in progress.
Rose with a pair of free throws, playing valiantly through boo boo over left eye mended with Band Aid at halftime.
Shawn Marion in the building saying hello to some folks sitting courtside.
Rose with a floater off the window to end the half. USA up 8 at half
Rose enters with 4 seconds left in half. Goes full court for runner for USA 45-37 lead. Rose w/3 pts. USA would have led only 42-37 w/o him