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    Bulls must go slow with Noah, Rose

    After playing just 10 minutes in the first half against Denver on Tuesday, Bulls guard Derrick Rose sat out the rest of the game. He hopes to play Friday in Boston.

    Nov 26, 2014 3:42 PM

    A month into the season and already depleted by injuries, the Bulls need to mesh, “He’s got to go” with “He’s got to stay healthy.” The obvious answer, says Bulls beat writer Mike McGraw, is a strategy that has been prevalent in the NBA for years: No back-to-back games for Derrick Rose or Joakim Noah, at least for a couple of months.


    Recipe for success: Young D-men must gobble up Lions

    Bears linebacker Christian Jones (59) is one of several young players giving the defense a much-needed lift with good play. Jones recovered a fumble and had 5 tackles in Sunday’s win over Tampa Bay.

    Nov 26, 2014 7:24 PM

    Some of the Bears' youngest and most little-known defensive players have been making big contributions lately, and they'll need to continue that on Thanksgiving Day to pull off an upset of the Lions in Detroit. Bob LeGere has more on the impact and growth of the young Bears.


    Imrem: Waiting proves costly for Trestman

    Chicago Bears Head Coach Marc Trestman speaks with officials during Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings at Soldier Field in Chicago.

    Nov 26, 2014 11:07 AM

    It might have made a difference if Marc Trestman didn't wait until the 11th game of the season to challenge the Bears with some tough love. As it is, to have a chance at the playoffs the Bears have to win all of their games to end the season with a seven-game winning streak and 10-6 record.


    Stopping Suh big key for Bears today

    Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is double teamed by Bears center Roberto Garza (63) and offensive guard Kyle Long (75) during a game last season.

    Nov 26, 2014 9:45 PM

    The best matchup in the Bears-Lions Thanksgiving Day game might be the Lions' destructive defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh against the Bears' second-year guard Kyle Long, who made the Pro Bowl as a rookie.

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