Mavericks' Rondo ready to return after suspension

DALLAS -- As Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle attempts to douse with a bucket of water his spat with point guard Rajon Rondo, the next phase of fence-mending commences Friday.

That's when Rondo goes through his first practice since Tuesday ...

Bulls' Rose to have knee surgery on Friday

The Bulls announced Derrick Rose is scheduled to have surgery on Friday morning to repair a medial meniscus tear in his right knee.

The Bulls said Rose will undergo a meniscectomy, which is a removal of part or all of the meniscus. The Tribune, ...