CHICAGO -- For some reason, the day felt different.
Not that the fourth day of the year's seventh month was supposed to feel like anything but another birthday for states united, but in this city -- the birth nation's third-largest -- there was a different feel. Like something was about to be born.
Bulls land Ben Wallace
That's how the lead headline of the Chicago Sun-Times read on Independence Day, with a photo of the four-time Defensive Player of the Year on the right. It was ...