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Preview: 31-20 Chicago Bulls and 16-37 Orlando Magic
February 8th, 2015 at 12:45 PM
Tonight’s contest against the Orlando Magic marks the second to last time the Chicago Bulls will play on the road in the month of February. Tonight, Chicago wraps up a six-game, two-week long road trip which started on the Pacific Ocean, and now ends on the Atlantic. If Chicago were...

Chicago Bulls: a Month to Remember
February 3rd, 2015 at 1:21 PM
Back on New Year's Day, the Chicago Bulls defeated the Denver Nuggets 106-101, which at the time marked Chicago’s eighth win in nine tries. Subsequently, the Bulls won their next two outings, which meant from Dec. 10, to Jan. 5, Chicago won 13 of 15 basketball games. Unequivocally, the best...

Conflicting Reports on Tom Thibodeau: What’s Going On?
January 21st, 2015 at 4:09 PM
By now, you’re probably well aware of what’s going on in Bulls-land. Things…they’re not so hot. Chicago’s lost six of their last eight games, allowed 100 or more points in five straight, and they’re hurting – missing two key starters in Joakim Noah and Mike Dunleavy who are both tending...

Looking Back at Our Preseason Predictions
January 20th, 2015 at 11:13 AM
We’ve reached just past the midway point of the Bulls’ season. Thus far, Chicago’s probably classified under the ‘good-but-not-great’ category within the greater NBA landscape. They’ve picked up marquee wins against Portland, Houston, Memphis, and Toronto twice. But they’ve also lost head-scratchers to Orlando, Utah, and Boston. More disconcerting, however: Chicago...

Preview: 9-5 Chicago Bulls at 6-7 Denver Nuggets
November 25th, 2014 at 1:54 PM
The Chicago Bulls are a better basketball team when Derrick Rose plays. This isn’t new, or news, really. After last night’s win over the Utah Jazz, the Bulls are now 5-1 on the season when Rose plays, and 4-4 when he has sat out due to injury. It’s better to...

Injury Roundup: Chicago Bulls Lack of Transparency Causing Confusion
November 7th, 2014 at 12:09 PM
Whether it’s a strategic ploy to throw off their opponents or an annoying string of miscommunication between head coach, training staff, and front office, nobody is really sure what to believe on injury news for the dinged up Chicago Bulls these days. The best advice you could give the Bulls’...

Bulls Training Camp News: What Tom Thibodeau Might Do with All That Depth
October 1st, 2014 at 7:15 PM
Today, after their afternoon training camp practice, Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau was asked what his preference for the regular rotation of players would be, and apparently, Thibs is leaning towards going with nine deep. From Sam Smith of the Chicago Bulls website, here’s what Thibs had to say: ***PHOTO2*** If...

Bulls Training Camp News: the Starting Five, Rookies
September 30th, 2014 at 1:54 PM
Yesterday during Chicago Bulls media day head coach Tom Thibodeau addressed the media in his typical serious, all-business manner. But, while there actually were a few smiles cracked and a couple moments of jest from the normally reserved Thibodeau -- he had some interesting comments regarding the Chicago Bulls’ pair...

Chicago Bulls Media Day Recap, Rose Expects Championship
September 29th, 2014 at 6:41 PM
Media day for the Chicago Bulls came-and-went Monday afternoon at the Bulls’ new practice facility, the Advocate Center, in downtown Chicago. The buzz from the media in attendance reflected the positivity that Bulls management, coaches, and players held in their remarks for the forthcoming 2014-15 season. Starting with general manager Gar...

Pau Gasol Thrives, Derrick Rose Recovers, and Tom Thibodeau Learns: the Chicago Bulls 2014 World Cup
September 16th, 2014 at 11:09 AM
August and September are months usually reserved for your looniest faux-trade articles, and your zaniest Five Reasons Why X Team Will Win pieces from NBA writers and journalists. The dead period on the NBA calendar year was spared some of those animated pieces of literature this summer and instead were...

Rose, Thibodeau Represent Chicago as Part of Team USA Tonight on ESPN
August 16th, 2014 at 1:41 PM
Derrick Rose and Tom Thibodeau of the Chicago Bulls will be a part of Team USA’s exhibition game tonight against Team Brazil as part of a warm up for the FIBA World Championship at the end of August in Spain. The game will be televised by ESPN at 8 p.m....

Report: Derrick Rose to Be Starter in Team USA First Exhibition Game
August 15th, 2014 at 3:06 PM
Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose is expected to be the starting point guard in Team USA’s first exhibition game against Brazil at the United Center in Chicago on Saturday night, preparing for the FIBA World Cup beginning at the end of August. Rose, along with Stephen Curry, James Harden,...

2014 is a Big, Big Season for Tom Thibodeau
August 9th, 2014 at 12:43 PM
He’s won over 200 games in four seasons (205 to be exact) as Chicago Bulls head coach, he has a .657 winning percentage over that time, and also picked up an NBA Coach of the Year award in 2010-11 when the Bulls won a league best 62 games. Tom Thibodeau’s...

Team USA Showcase Will Broadcasted Live on ESPN Tonight
August 1st, 2014 at 11:13 AM
To conclude four days of Team USA camp for both the National and Select teams, an intrasquad scrimmage showcase between 20 participants for the Men’s National Team will be broadcasted live tonight 8 p.m. CT on ESPN in Las Vegas. Divided into two teams of ten players each, Team USA White...

Former Chicago Bull Rick Brunson Has Been Charged on Criminal Sexual Assault and Battery
July 31st, 2014 at 4:05 PM
Dating back to an incident on April 2, with an employee at a fitness center in northern suburb Vernon Hills – ex-Bull Rick Brunson, 42, was indicted on charges of attempted criminal sexual assault, criminal sexual abuse, domestic battery and aggravated battery today in a Lake County courtroom. According to a...

Chicago Bulls Cut Lead Assistant Head Coach Ron Adams Loose
July 5th, 2013 at 4:00 PM
Sunday the clock struck midnight for Ron Adams as the Chicago Bulls will not renew Adams’ contract. Previously leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder, Adams joined the Bulls and worked side by side with longtime friend, head coach, Tom Thibodeau. It is reported that general manager Gar Forman made this decision. Praised...

Chicago Bulls Do the Right Thing, Give Tom Thibodeau Four More Years
October 1st, 2012 at 2:02 PM
With training camp finally getting started with Media Day at the Berto Center, the Bulls threw the fans a bone and did what they should have done months ago by agreeing with Tom Thibodeau on a four-year contract extension. ***PHOTO1*** The Bulls picked up Thibodeau's option for the 2012-13 season shortly after...

Coach White Mamba? Scalabrine Possibly Joining Bulls Coaching Staff
August 29th, 2012 at 11:05 PM
So. CSN Chicago's Aggrey Sam is reporting that Brian Scalabrine — yes, that Scalabrine, you thought there was another one? — is in line to join Tom Thibodeau's staff for the upcoming season. I know, we were confused too. However, it actually makes a lot of sense if you think about it. Aggrey...

Report: Chicago Bulls and Tom Thibodeau Still Far Apart on Contract Extension
June 29th, 2012 at 1:25 PM
***PHOTO1*** I meant to get to this yesterday, but with all the draft hubbub, it conveniently slipped through the cracks. And based on the nature of the report, I almost feel like that's the way it was meant to be. Basically, K.C. Johnson reports that the Chicago Bulls and coach...

Chicago Bulls Bullets: Derrick Rose Out 8-12 Months, Tom Thibodeau’s Option to Be Picked up, Luol Deng and the Olympics
May 15th, 2012 at 9:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** If everything was going as planned, the Chicago Bulls would either be playing in or preparing for a second round playoff game tonight. Of course,everything did not go as planned. So instead, the biggest Bulls news of the day was based around ACL's and contracts rather than playoff outcomes....