It has been a great few months for Northwestern — and it’s still rolling, with Chris Collins and Pat Fitzgerald reportedly having signed longer deals.
The guys in green must be envious. All they can do is utter the pat phrases players on good teams lean on when everything breaks bad at playoff time.
The Bulls were so good, they looked like the No. 1 seed. There were steals and offensive rebounds in bunches and one big big play after another.
If the Bulls — led by Robin Lopez — can dominate the Eastern Conference’s top-seeded Celtics inside, might they be able to steal this series?
A day after his sister died, Isaiah Thomas — with support coming from everywhere — nearly led the Celtics to a Game 1 victory against the Bulls.
The Bulls have a shot against the Celtics. It’s the Bucket List — here are 10 other observations on this 1-vs.-8 first-round NBA playoff series.
Just when Cubs shortstop Addison Russell appeared to be shriveling on the vine last October, at the worst possible time, he suddenly burst into bloom.