NBA: Chicago Bulls lose top scorer Jimmy Butler for up to six weeks
NBA: Chicago Bulls lose top scorer Jimmy Butler for up to six weeks

Chicago Bulls scoring leader Jimmy Butler will be sidelined for up to six weeks with a sprained left elbow, the struggling NBA club said Monday.

NBA: Rose undergoes knee surgery, out four to six weeks
NBA: Rose undergoes knee surgery, out four to six weeks

Former NBA Most Valuable Player Derrick Rose underwent successful right knee surgery Friday and should return to the Chicago Bulls in four to six weeks, general manager Gar Forman said.

NBA: Charlotte Hornets sting injury-hit Bulls
NBA: Charlotte Hornets sting injury-hit Bulls

The Chicago Bulls, reeling from the loss of again-injured Derrick Rose, fell 98-86 on Wednesday to the Charlotte Hornets. 

NBA: Derrick Rose paces Bulls in win over Cavs
NBA: Derrick Rose paces Bulls in win over Cavs

Former NBA Most Valuable Player Derrick Rose didn`t garner an All-Star berth, but he starred on Thursday in the league`s last game before the mid-season showcase.

Chicago Bulls dominate reigning champion San Antonio Spurs
Chicago Bulls dominate reigning champion San Antonio Spurs

The Chicago Bulls routed the defending champion San Antonio Spurs 104-81 Thursday behind a 22-point performance from Derrick Rose and a double-double from all-star game starter Pau Gasol.

NBA: Cavs stay strong in win over Bulls
NBA: Cavs stay strong in win over Bulls

LeBron James scored 26 points and Kyrie Irving added 18 points and 12 assists on Monday as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the short-handed Chicago Bulls 108-94 on Monday.

Chicago Bulls beat Indiana Pacers for seventh consecutive victory
Chicago Bulls beat Indiana Pacers for seventh consecutive victory

Jimmy Butler scored 27 points and grabbed nine rebounds and the Chicago Bulls held off a late rally to beat Indiana 92-90 Monday for their seventh consecutive NBA victory.

Indiana Pacers pound Derrick Rose-less Chicago Bulls
Indiana Pacers pound Derrick Rose-less Chicago Bulls

Solomon Hill tallied 21 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 99-90 win over the Chicago Bulls, who were once again without injury-plagued star Derrick Rose.

LeBron James rediscovers touch to lead Cavs over Bulls in OT
LeBron James rediscovers touch to lead Cavs over Bulls in OT

LeBron James bounced back from a sub-par performance in his Cleveland homecoming the night before to score 36 points as the Cavaliers defeated Chicago 114-108 in overtime on Friday.

Wade says he will stay with Heat

Dwyane Wade will stay with the Miami Heat to aid the club he helped to three NBA titles in rebuilding after the loss of superstar LeBron James, he said on Tuesday.

Wizards draw first blood against Pacers in playoffs

The youthful Washington Wizards showed no signs of wilting in the heat of the playoffs as they beat the top-seeded Indiana Pacers 102-96 in their Eastern Conference second round series opener on Monday.

Ariza scores 30 to lead Wizards over Bulls

Trevor Ariza scored an NBA playoff career-best 30 points to spark Washington over Chicago 98-89 Sunday, putting the Wizards on the brink of advancing to the second round.

Wizards edge Bulls while Pacers, Raptors equalize

Bradley Beal scored a game-high 26 points to spark Washington over Chicago 101-99 in overtime Tuesday, giving the Wizards their best NBA playoff start in 32 years.

US NBA stars book four World Cup tuneups

US NBA stars will face Brazil, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic and Slovenia in tuneup matches before the Basketball World Cup, USA Basketball announced Wednesday.

Lovebirds Buss, Jackson to sign conflict of interest pact

New York Knicks president Phil Jackson and his fiancee, Los Angeles Lakers president Jeanie Buss, have been asked by the NBA to sign a document dealing with potential conflicts of interest.

Jackson seeks to recreate magic with the Knicks

Phil Jackson vowed to revive the struggling New York Knicks as he was officially announced as their new president Tuesday, returning to the team where he started his glittering career.

Spurs` Ginobili to miss 3-4 weeks

Argentinian guard Manu Ginobili joined the San Antonio Spurs` growing injury list on Wednesday as the NBA team said he would miss three to four weeks with a hamstring strain.

Rodman checks into rehab center

Dennis Rodman has checked into an undisclosed alcohol rehabilitation center to treat his long-time struggle with alcoholism, his agent says.

Britain`s Deng traded from Bulls to Cavaliers

Britain`s Luol Deng, an NBA All-Star forward, was traded by the Chicago Bulls to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday in a deal for Andrew Bynum and draft picks, the teams announced.

Ronaldo to make big impact at 2014 World Cup

Former Real Madrid manager and Iran national football coach Carlos Queiroz said he expects Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo to make a big impact at the upcoming 2014 FIFA World Cup.