PHOENIXKirk Hinrich was one of the first players on the floor at U.S.
Amidst his usual repertoire of injury updates and plaudits about the opposition in this case, a bit more heartfelt, given the opponent, his former employer Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau slipped
By Brendan Bond
Bulls starting point guard Kirk Hinrich exited Saturday nights home win over the Timberwolves with 1:18 left in the second quarter, never to return.
CHAMPAIGN It has been 398 days since Illinois last won a Big Ten game. It will be at least seven more before the Illini have another chance to end that streak.