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The Bulls owe Jason Kidd a huge debt of gratitude

The Bulls owe Jason Kidd a huge debt of gratitude
The Bulls are going to have to get together and buy Nets coach Jason Kidd one hell of a Christmas present. Kidd sat Joe Johnson, Deron Williams, Paul Pierce (his 3 leading scorers), KG, Shaun Livingston and Mirza Teletovic- and started Jason Collins instead of Mason Plumlee- for Wednesday’s game in Cleveland. Predictably, the Nets... Read more »

Bulls sign Greg Smith, release Tornike Shengelia

Bulls sign Greg Smith, release Tornike Shengelia
The Bulls signed free agent center Greg Smith on Monday, right after they released Tornike Shengelia to make room for Smith on the roster. Shengelia was acquired from Brooklyn for Marquis Teague. He played in 9 games for the Bulls, and in 17 total minutes he scored 4 points 2/4 FG, with 2 rebounds, 2 assists,... Read more »

Bulls signings of Brewer, James and Amundson- the hidden motive Part 2

Bulls signings of Brewer, James and Amundson- the hidden motive Part 2
In part 1 of this article, I looked at the Bulls’ financial situation this summer, and why they won’t amnesty Carlos Boozer and clear out as much cap space as they possibly can, and why they signed Ronnie Brewer, Mike James, and Lou Amundson for more than just insurance against injuries in the playoffs. Now,... Read more »
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Bulls move past Toronto with comeback win vs Pistons

Bulls move past Toronto with comeback win vs Pistons
DJ Augustin had 24 points, including 12 in the 4th quarter, as the Bulls rebounded from a horrific first half to down the Detroit Pistons 106-98 Friday night at the United Center. The win not only was the Bulls’ 7th in a row, it also put them a game ahead of Toronto for the 3rd... Read more »

Bulls 102, Wolves 87- Noah's triple-double leads Bulls to 6th straight win

Bulls 102, Wolves 87- Noah's triple-double leads Bulls to 6th straight win
Joakim Noah had 15 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists to lead the Bulls to a 102-87 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night. While the final score made this look like a routine win, it was anything but that, especially in the first half. If you didn’t know better, you would have thought... Read more »

Bulls to sign Louis Amundson

Bulls to sign Louis Amundson
The Bulls will sign PF/C Louis Amundson for the rest of the season and playoffs, either late tonight or sometime Thursday. Amundson was a Bull briefly last season after signing a 10-day contract on March 2, 2013. He played in one game, missing his only shot and grabbing an offensive rebound. At 6’9″ and 225... Read more »
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Bulls sign Mike James

Bulls sign Mike James
The Bulls have once again signed veteran PG Mike James for the rest of the season and the playoffs. The 38-year-old James is very familiar with the Bulls’ locker room and with Thibs. He made the Bulls’ roster in 2011-12 but didn’t play in any games before being waived on January 28. He then signed... Read more »

Tony Snell, ESPN's new stat, NEW Bulls message board

Tony Snell, ESPN's new stat, NEW Bulls message board
Since the Bulls signed Ronnie Brewer a few days ago, many Bulls fans have been speculating that Thibs has no confidence in Tony Snell, and that Snell was a wasted draft pick- though the latter has more to do with the recent good play of Mason Plumlee and Gorgui Dieng. A lot of folks were... Read more »

Bulls officially sign Ronnie Brewer

Bulls officially sign Ronnie Brewer
The Bulls announced that they have signed Ronnie Brewer for the rest of the season. This move is a surprise to nobody, since Brewer was in the Berto Center working out the day that rookie forward Erik Murphy. Brewer played briefly for the Houston Rockets earlier this season, but since he was waived before March... Read more »
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Bulls defense make Wizards' offense disappear

Bulls defense make Wizards' offense disappear
The NBA team in Washington should have changed their nickname back to the Bullets for one night, because I’m sure most of their fans wanted one after watching the first half of the Bulls’ 96-78 win over the Wizards in the Verizon Center last night. This was an ugly game from the opening tip, at... Read more »