Sports News: NBA Makes Metal Detectors Mandatory for Playoffs

In the aftermath of the death of Osama bin Laden, the Chicago Bulls will use metal detectors to screen all patrons entering the United Center before Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinal against the Atlanta Hawks on Monday.The NBA issued the mandate for the conference semifinals and all subsequent playoff games.Chicago’s other sporting event on Monday night will also have enhanced security. White Sox security staff will be on alert when the team’s series concludes with the Baltimore Orioles. ESPN