Despite the allure of playing on Christmas in front of a national audience, Kobe Bryant won’t play Thursday night against the Chicago Bulls.
Besides the state playoffs, holiday tournaments are probably the best time of the year in Illinois high school basketball.
It's holiday tournament time and the next two weeks we get to see where everyone stacks up with each other before we head into the thick of conference season.
Given how poorly the New York Knicks have started their season and the rash of injuries to hit their locker room, perhaps it’s not the worst thing that the Bulls aren’t fully healthy heading into
Carmelo Anthony’s return to Chicago may not meet expectations if the Knicks’ superstar isn’t able to play on Thursday night.