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Preview: 30-17 Chicago Bulls and 12-34 Los Angeles Lakers
January 29th, 2015 at 12:11 PM
The most Bulls thing possible, after coming off an improbable and dramatic victory against the Golden State Warriors on the road, would be to lose to the Los Angeles Lakers tonight. For every ridiculously impressive win (Houston, Memphis, Dallas), there’s a mystifying loss (Orlando, Indiana, Utah) to counterbalance. That’s the...

Chicago Bulls: the Jimmy Butler Experience
December 28th, 2014 at 5:28 PM
Chicago Bulls’ fourth year swingman Jimmy Butler is the buzz of the basketball world. Here’s a guy from Tomball, Texas, with a back-story more remarkable than anything he’ll accomplish as an NBA player. By his own admission, though, Butler does not like to speak on his upbringing. He has no...

Recap: 20-9 Chicago Bulls Beat 9-20 Los Angeles Lakers 113-93
December 25th, 2014 at 9:53 PM
Winning by 20 points on Christmas Day is one surefire way to please the home crowd. The Chicago Bulls beat the Los Angeles Lakers 113-93, which puts Chicago on a five-game win streak. Derrick Rose scored 20 points, Jimmy Butler had 21 on 12 shots (naturally), and Pau Gasol recorded...

Christmas Day Preview: 19-9 Chicago Bulls and 9-19 Los Angeles Lakers
December 25th, 2014 at 11:37 AM
Merry Christmas, folks. Tonight at 7 p.m. CT on TNT, on the NBA’s unofficial-but-ceremonial big day of the season, the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers will meet at the United Center. There are five NBA games on tap today, but the majority of which are unfortunately lacking the same...

Preview: East Powers 15-8 Chicago Bulls and 16-7 Atlanta Hawks Square Off
December 15th, 2014 at 1:41 PM
The Atlanta Hawks aren’t a fluke; they’re the real deal. This is a good basketball team that knows its identity, is comfortable in who they are, and plays exactly within themselves. A team that knows itself is a testament to coaching, and Mike Budenholzer deserves credit for fitting personnel with...