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Eight Forty-Eight

Will the United Center become the Court of King James?

At 11:01 Central Time last night, phones started ringing, teams started pitching, and NBA players started listening. It was the official start of the most anticipated free-agent signing period in the history of the league. Up for grabs? Dewayne Wade, Dirk Nowitzki, Chris Bosch, Amar'e Stoudemire, Paul Pierce. And of course the holy grail of players - Mr. LeBron James. So who cares? Well - among the teams looking to bag one or more of these high powered players is our very own Chicago Bulls.  Cheryl Raye Stout discus the implications of major trades in the world of sports.

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