July 10, 2012 |
The Bulls' history of second stints has run the gamut. For every unquestionable success like Michael Jordan's return, there's one as forgettable as B.J. Armstrong's. Kirk Hinrich hopes to leave a another lasting impression with the Bulls, as he's expected to sign with the team Wednesday. Here's how other players have fared in their second go-round with the Bulls. MICHAEL JORDAN First stint: 1985-93 Second stint: 1995-98 When word ripped round the league that Jordan was retiring from baseball, excitement was through the United Center roof.
December 18, 2012 |
Everyone knows the star athlete. Fans cheer for him, marvel at his athleticism, seek his autograph and snap pictures. But what about the Jerry Maguires of the sports world? Every Chicago sports team has a supporting roster. The team behind the athlete is part of the entourage, in the locker room and behind the scenes. At times, they're spotted or mentioned publicly. Derrick Rose travels with a bodyguard: his former high school assistant basketball coach. White Sox pitcher Jake Peavy hired a massage therapist to help him with rehab after shoulder surgery.