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Jason Patt

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Born and raised in the western suburbs of Chicago, Jason Patt has been a die-hard sports fan pretty much his entire life. Growing up during the Michael Jordan Bulls dynasty gave him a special connection with the team, a connection he couldn't even break during the dark days of Tim Floyd. After attending the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, he began to put that love of the Bulls into writing, becoming the editor of Bulls101.com and contributing to BullsConnect.com. He then got the call up to SB Nation's own Blog a Bull, where he's currently a contributor to go along with his duties on the SB Nation Newsdesk.

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Suns, Bledsoe aren't talking, owner says

The Suns would like to have further contract negotiations with Bledsoe, but the two sides haven't spoken in months.

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Could Monroe sign 1-year qualifying offer?

Monroe could sign a one-year qualifying offer with the Pistons and become an unrestricted free agent next offseason, but that would be risky.

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Marion meets with Pacers

Marion met with Pacers president Larry Bird, who's trying to lure the veteran away from Cleveland.

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Stern, Mourning headline 2014 Hall of Fame class

Stern and Mourning lead a Hall of Fame class that features nine new members and one team.

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Basketball Hall of Fame viewing info

David Stern and Alonzo Mourning headline the Class of 2014, which will officially be inducted to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Friday night.

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Marion visits Cavs, Allen says no decision yet

The Cavs only have the minimum to offer Marion, but a chance to play for a championship with LeBron James could sway the veteran to take less money. Allen, another Cavs target, still isn't sure...

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Silver releases statement on George injury

Silver expects the NBA's stars to continue to participate in international competition despite the horrific injury to Paul George in a Team USA scrimmage.

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Pro Football Hall of Fame TV coverage

ESPN2 and NFL Network will both air the Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony on Saturday.

NBA referee announces she is gay

Violet Palmer, who was also the first female NBA referee when she started in 1997, will marry her longtime partner on Friday.

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Irving's contract not a full max

Irving agreed to a deal that will give him 27.5 percent of the cap in 2015-16 if he meets the Derrick Rose rule criteria, as opposed to the full 30 percent possible.

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