Archives

Tagged: ‘New Orleans Hornets’

Chicago Bulls (2-0) Vs. New Orleans Hornets (1-1) Preview: Buzzkill
November 3rd, 2012 at 4:57 PM
This was supposed to be a fun game, even without Derrick Rose. With Eric Gordon, Ryan Anderson, Anthony Davis and Anthony Davis's Unibrow, the New Orleans Hornets were supposed to be a fun, up and coming team and League Pass darlings. But Eric Gordon is out for 4-6 weeks with a knee...

New Orleans Hornets Win NBA Draft Lottery; What Does It Mean for the Chicago Bulls?
June 2nd, 2012 at 3:41 PM
After a full 48 hours of conspiracy jokes — admittedly, some of them were mine — and complaining/bitterness from fans of teams who lost out — sorry, Bobcats fans, my condolences — it's time to review the NBA Draft Lottery results. ***PHOTO1*** Obviously, the most important result was the one at the...

Chicago Bulls Week in Review: Making Statements
March 5th, 2012 at 1:37 PM
The Chicago Bulls entered the All-Star break on a two-game winning streak, and in the week after, have extended that out to six in a row. The Bulls won four games this past week, with two of those wins being of the "big" variety. The Bulls made statements in road...

Chicago Bulls Take 99-95 Victory Over New Orleans Hornets
February 28th, 2012 at 11:21 PM
So. On one hand, it's the first game back from the All-Star break. Derrick Rose, Luol Deng and Tom Thibodeau just spent the weekend in Orlando, Joakim Noah celebrated his birthday in style, I'm sure (really wish I could have gotten an invite), Rip Hamilton is still dealing with that groin...

Chicago Bulls 99 – New Orleans Hornets 95: Game Grades
February 28th, 2012 at 10:36 PM
The Chicago Bulls played host to the New Orleans Hornets tonight for their second and final meeting of the regular season. In the last game at New Orleans, Chicago made easy work of the Hornets, dispatching them 90-67. Many assumed that Chicago would do the same again, especially since Rose...

Chicago Bulls (27-8) Get Back to Work Tonight Against New Orleans Hornets (8-25)
February 28th, 2012 at 12:10 PM
Two months. 31 games. A tough schedule. Will the Chicago Bulls be able to beat out the Miami Heat for the top spot in the Eastern Conference for the second straight year?  I have said all season that not getting homecourt would not be the end of the world, because at the...

Chicago Bulls Injury Update: Derrick Rose and Luol Deng OK, Rip Hamilton a Game-Time Decision, C.J. Watson Cleared to Play
February 28th, 2012 at 9:12 AM
***PHOTO1*** As the Chicago Bulls prepare to begin the stretch run of this crazy season, perhaps the biggest question surrounding the team is their health. Every starter besides Carlos Boozer has missed at least one game, while several key reserves have also missed time. Despite the flurry of injuries, the Bulls...

MRI on Derrick Rose’s Back Reveals No Structural Damage
February 13th, 2012 at 8:24 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chicago Bulls Nation can breathe a sigh of relief. Superstar point guard Derrick Rose visited a back specialist on Monday, and an MRI revealed that there was no structural damage. The back issues that have been plaguing the reigning MVP are simply muscular, and he will continue to undergo...

Chicago Bulls 90 – New Orleans Hornets 67: No Sting in These Hornets
February 8th, 2012 at 11:00 PM
Actor and funny guy Will Ferrell took a hilarious turn doing the starting lineups for the Chicago Bulls and New Orleans Hornets on Wednesday night in "The Crescent City." It's a shame that Ferrell was not asked to work the PA or do some play-by-play, because his intros were the...

Chicago Bulls (21-6) at New Orleans Hornets (4-21) Preview: Heading into an Empty Nest
February 8th, 2012 at 8:24 AM
It's been a rather eventful couple months for the NBA-owned New Orleans Hornets. There was the whole Chris Paul fiasco, with a trade to the Los Angeles Lakers being vetoed by David Stern for "basketball reasons." The Hornets finally traded Paul to the other Los Angeles team for Eric Gordon,...

NBA Vetoes Potential Chris Paul Trade to Los Angeles Lakers
December 9th, 2011 at 2:21 AM
So, just what in the heck is going on in the NBA? People all across the league are still trying to figure out what happened after one of the wackiest days in NBA history saw superstar point guard Chris Paul traded to the Los Angeles Lakers, only for that deal...

Is The NBA in as Much Financial Trouble as They Claim?
July 6th, 2011 at 3:42 PM
In the past week or so, the NBA has found themselves under fire from several directions regarding their reported financial losses. Several reporters have claimed that the league is exaggerating their losses by using certain (legal) accounting practices. These hefty reported losses are a big reason that there's a lockout right...