Category: ‘Guards’

Chicago Bulls: Stop Playing Kirk Hinrich So Much
February 17th, 2015 at 1:58 PM
Yesterday, we wrote about Tony Snell with the larger premise being Kirk Hinrich playing too many damn minutes. We explained how Snell – who is bigger, taller, younger and more athletic than Hinrich – is fully capable of guarding pretty much any player Hinrich is typically asked to guard. And...

Jimmy Butler Named Eastern Conference All-Star
January 29th, 2015 at 5:19 PM
Congratulations to Jimmy Butler! As unforeseen a rise in recent memory has been capped off as Butler has reportedly been named an Eastern Conference All-Star reserve, according to ESPN’s Marc Stein and Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski. The official announcement comes at 6 p.m. CT, but with the best news breakers...

Preview: 25-11 Chicago Bulls and 24-11 Washington Wizards
January 9th, 2015 at 12:09 PM
We really are living in the point guard era of basketball, even Derrick Rose said so himself this morning: ***PHOTO1*** Rose and John Wall are the centerpieces of their respective franchises, and for good reason. Prior to Rose’s arrival in Chicago, the Bulls had made the playoffs in just three of their...

Preview: 24-10 Chicago Bulls and 23-10 Houston Rockets
January 5th, 2015 at 1:13 PM
The Chicago Bulls and Houston Rockets have nearly identical records thanks in large part to Jimmy Butler and James Harden. Both teams are considered legitimate championship contenders also thanks in large part to Jimmy Butler and James Harden. While there are a variety of other areas we could cover on...

Preview: 22-9 Chicago Bulls and 14-16 Brooklyn Nets
December 30th, 2014 at 3:02 PM
If you’ve felt like the Chicago Bulls and the Brooklyn Nets have played each other a lot recently, well, that’s because they have. For the third time in 30 days the Bulls and Nets will square off, and in somewhat of a scheduling quirk these two teams won’t meet again...