After Europe, Andres Nocioni ponders NBA comeback
Given that the first two games in the Bulls' Eastern Conference quarterfinals against the Wizards produced few positive lasting memories, it's time to visit the archives before the series shifts to Washington for Friday's Game 3. You remember. Noc-i-oni! Noc-i-oni! Thursday marked the nine-year anniversary of Andres Nocioni's hyperactive 25-point, 18-rebound effort in the Scott Skiles-coached Bulls Game 1 victory over the Gilbert Arenas-led Wizards. And the chants that began in the upper reaches of the 300 level and cascaded downward still linger. "I remember that a lot," Nocioni said on the phone from Spain, where he still plays professionally. "It was an amazing feeling and one of ...