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Preview: (8-4) Chicago Bulls Continue West Coast Trip Against (8-3) Portland Trailblazers
November 21st, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The Chicago Bulls are coming off of their worst loss of the season efficiency-wise last night against the Sacramento Kings. Chicago scored 88 points on 91 offensive possessions, resulting in a season-worst 96.7 Offensive Efficiency Rating. The Bulls also pitched their second worst defensive outing of the season, allowing 103...

Recap: (7-5) Sacramento Kings Drop (8-4) Chicago Bulls 103-88
November 21st, 2014 at 12:54 AM
Things started off hot, as the Chicago Bulls jumped to a 29-22 lead after one quarter against the Sacramento Kings. Over the next three quarters, however, things did not go so well as the Kings dropped the Bulls 103-88, snapping their 6-0 road start. The Bulls were outscored 81-59 after the...

Preview: (8-3) Chicago Bulls Face (6-5) Sacramento Kings Tonight on TNT
November 20th, 2014 at 3:01 PM
First things first, Derrick Rose and Pau Gasol are both out tonight for the Chicago Bulls. Both players were listed as questionable – Rose with a left hamstring strain and Gasol with a left calf strain – but ultimately neither will give it a go tonight against the Sacramento Kings....

Revisiting Joakim Noah’s 2013-14 Season and Just How Historic It Was
August 18th, 2014 at 5:01 PM
Before winning the NBA’s Defensive Player of the Year award, before being named All-NBA First Team, and before Joakim Noah single handedly refused to let the Bulls lose their season after suffering yet another season-long loss of Derrick Rose and Luol Deng was traded away – Joakim Noah was the...

Bulls Summer League Wrap up: Who Gets a Training Camp Invite?
July 23rd, 2014 at 11:37 PM
Finishing the Las Vegas Summer League 4-1, the Chicago Bulls have plenty of optimistic outlooks to take from Vegas. Although summer league is not an exact science for evaluating or indicator of sustainable basketball playing ability, it is the first time some rookies get their first taste of NBA level...

Sacramento Kings Trounce Chicago Bulls 121-79 in Embarrassing Game
March 14th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
The final score was 121-79 in the Sacramento Kings favor.  By the way, this wasn’t your 15 win 2000-2001 Chicago Bulls led by Elton Brand and Ron Mercer.  Nor was this the 2000-2001 Vlade Divac/Chris Webber Kings.  This was the Tyreke Evans led Kings versus the Carlos Boozer led the Bulls, who, believe...

Chicago Bulls 93, Sacramento Kings 87: Game Grades
November 1st, 2012 at 9:37 AM
Hello everyone and welcome back to yet another season of Chicago Bulls basketball. I don't know about you guys, but I'm thoroughly excited that basketball is back on television, especially because it's started in the correct month. For those of you who are previous readers, you know how my grade...

Chicago Bulls (0-0) Vs. Sacramento Kings (0-0) Preview: a Royal Welcome on This Hallowed Evening
October 31st, 2012 at 8:23 AM
The NBA Season is here!!!!!!!!!!!! At long, long last, we get to see real, regular season NBA basketball. Statistics will be kept, games will be played, and we here at Bulls 101 will finally have to take recaps and previews seriously. Sigh. As the Chicago Bulls get set to take on the...

Chicago Bulls Week in Review: Roller Coaster Ride
February 20th, 2012 at 10:05 AM
It was an interesting week to say the least for the Derrick-Rose less Chicago Bulls. Rose missed all three games with a back injury, and the Bulls played three games that could not have been more different. One was a good old fashioned shootout. One was an ugly, grind it...

Sacramento Kings at Chicago Bulls Turns into Shootout at the UC Corral
February 15th, 2012 at 12:07 AM
If you like offense, Tuesday night's game between the Chicago Bulls and Sacramento Kings was the game for you. The Bulls returned home from their nine-game road trip and outlasted the Kings in a 121-115 shootout that got way too close for comfort in the final minutes. The Bulls led...

Sacramento Kings (10-17) at Chicago Bulls (23-7) Preview
February 14th, 2012 at 1:39 PM
Time for some good news and some bad news. The bad news is that Derrick Rose will be sitting out tonight's game with his ongoing back problems. The good news is that the Bulls get the Sacramento Kings at home tonight. So that's something. ***PHOTO1*** The Kings are kind of an enigma. They're...

Chicago Bulls Week in Review: Bums and Backs
February 13th, 2012 at 10:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** This is going to be a truncated Chicago Bulls Week in Review because honestly, there's little reason to relive it any more than we already have. I have already discussed the entire road trip and also talked about the current status of Derrick Rose. And now that we know...

Chicago Bulls Week in Review: Starting Strong
January 2nd, 2012 at 2:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** The first week of the NBA season is in the books and the Chicago Bulls are off to an expected strong start. Things started kind of rocky with two lackluster efforts against the Los Angeles Lakers and Golden State Warriors, but after the disappointing loss to the Warriors, the...

Chicago Bulls Finish West Road Trip on High Note
December 31st, 2011 at 2:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** It was just days ago when some Chicago Bulls fans were panicking after an ugly loss to the Golden State Warriors. The Bulls' offense was struggling after two lethargic performances, and many wondered what had happened to the dominant regular season team of last year.  Those worries were put on...

Life in the Fast Lane: Chicago Bulls 108 – Sacramento Kings 98
December 30th, 2011 at 9:34 AM
***PHOTO1*** Derrick Rose vowed that he would be more aggressive after two relatively passive performances to start the season. Rose backed up his promise on Thursday night against the Sacramento Kings (1-2), helping the Bulls (2-1) rack up 33 fast break points in a 108-98 victory at Power Balance Pavilion....

A Royal Mess: Chicago Bulls (1-1) at Sacramento Kings (1-1) Preview
December 29th, 2011 at 5:16 PM
Remember when the season started and the Bulls season was filled with promise and hope? I picked them to beat the Miami Heat and win the Eastern Conference? Seems like so long ago, even though Christmas was only four days ago. Things change fast in the NBA. ***PHOTO1*** The Bulls have...

Chicago Bulls Look to Get Going After Rough Offensive Start
December 28th, 2011 at 8:58 PM
The Chicago Bulls came into the 2011-12 season with high expectations, and after a 2-0 preseason against a solid Indiana Pacers squad, many thought they would come out of the gates firing. But the Bulls have struggled in both of their regular season games so far, eeking out a victory...