This is for my Fixers who are basketball junkies: A must-read story by my good friend KC Johnson of the Chicago Tribune, who, like me, is a former player-turned-writer and was front-and-center to an unforgettable tragedy in the proud history of Chicago basketball.

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As expected, the Knicks will be without Larry Hughes (groin strain) tonight against the Bulls and Mike D'Antoni said he will also miss Friday's game against the Clippers. They will re-evaluate for Sunday's game against the Bobcats.