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Hawks roll past sloppy Bulls (0:49)
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Balanced Hawks blow past Bulls

Nine different Atlanta players scored in double figures as the Hawks picked up a 113-90 win in Chicago, handing the Bulls their fourth consecutive loss. Box score

Bulls give up 38 in third quarter

The Hawks have opened up a 91-73 lead over the Bulls, thanks to a 38-point third quarter. Atlanta is a scorching 12-for-23 from 3-point range tonight. Follow live

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Hawks lead Bulls at half

Chicago shot 51.2% to Atlanta's 42.9%, but the Hawks have a five-point halftime lead thanks to seven 3-pointers. Follow live

White Sox have No. 22 farm system in 2016

Chicago's system is gradually improving thanks to productive drafts, though it lost ground by trading three of their top 10 prospects for Todd Frazier (a good trade all the same). Ranking all 30 farm systems (Insider)

Chicago's farm system drops from No. 1

To be fair, the Cubs are still loaded with talent. The ding on their ranking is because their prospects won't do damage until 2017 and they're light on arms. How far did they fall? Ranking all 30 farm systems (Insider)

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Should Quenneville be facing same critics as Cam for postgame presser? (1:28)
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Who carried the 100-loss Cubs in 2012?

The 2012 Cubs finished 14th in the NL in runs and 14th in runs allowed. Meanwhile, Darwin Barney's defensive metrics were off the charts, Anthony Rizzo was good for half a season and Alfonso Soriano slugged 32 homers. The best players on terrible teams

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Can LeBron catch MJ?

J.A. Adande doesn't think so: "It's impossible, because even if LeBron wins five more championships he won't be able to erase his four NBA Finals losses." More experts chime in

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23 stats for No. 23, Michael Jordan

So you thought you knew everything there is to know about the No. 1 player in the #NBArank, Michael Jordan? Not so fast. Prepare to be amazed.

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5-on-5: The greatness of Michael Jordan

What are the best moments in Michael Jordan's legendary career? Could LeBron James catch MJ on the all-time list? Our experts discuss the greatness of Air Jordan, All-Time #NBArank's No. 1

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Recruiting wrap: Northwestern Wildcats

Northwestern went out and stocked up on promising wideouts, but the diminished defensive line could be a problem spot.

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Prediction: Cutler's son plays in SB LXXII

In a fun glimpse into the future, Camden Cutler -- son of Jay Cutler and Kristin Cavallari -- leads the Bears to the big game in the year 2038. However, Cutler loses to Marshall Manning, son of Peyton. The next 25 Super Bowls

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Predicting Chicago's offseason

Jeff Dickerson predicts that Matt Forte's time in Chicago is up. The running back is on record saying the Bears have not approached him about a new deal since the end of the 2015 season. Offseason predictions

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Bears have decisions to make at linebacker (2:07)
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Which team will win the Central Division? (1:00)
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Alabama tops Way-Too-Early Top 25

In case you missed it on Tuesday, Alabama is No. 1 in Mark Schlabach's early ranking. Florida State is second and Michigan is third.