Bulls front court dominates Knicks

Bulls front court dominates Knicks
On paper, it looked like the Bulls would crush the Knicks. It looked like the Bulls front court would be way too much for the Knicks front court. And that's more or less exactly what happened...

Bulls pick up third year option for Tony Snell

Bulls pick up third year option for Tony Snell
Typically it's a no brainer to pick up a third year option on a player. In fact, with Tony Snell the third year option weighed in at only $1,535,880, not so far off of the veteran minimum...

Chicago Bulls at New York Knicks Oct 29th 7pm CST on ESPN

Chicago Bulls at New York Knicks Oct 29th 7pm CST on ESPN
The NBA season kicks off on Tuesday with one of the worst set of kick off games in recent memory. Of the three games only Dallas vs San Antonio is mildly compelling, but it still lacks the national appeal of the superstar players. The Bulls will have to wait an additional day to kick off their season on the road against the Knicks...
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Who closes out games for Chicago?

The starters are likely set at Rose, Butler, Dunleavy, Gasol, and Noah. The key bench players will likely be McDermott, Gibson, Hinrich and possibly a smattering of Brooks/Mirotic. However, what's important for many is who will close...

NBA GM Survey says...

I am off to India to meet my future mother in law, but I had time to write this quick piece while awaiting the plane. The NBA released the results of the annual GM survey, and since the Bulls are one of the teams in contention there's plenty of Bulls love on it...

Joakim Noah's knee an issue all season?

Joakim Noah's knee an issue all season?
According to the Sun Times quoting a source from Noah's camp, Joakim's knee will be an issue all season long...
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Derrick Rose dominates the Cavaliers in Bulls loss

Derrick Rose dominates the Cavaliers in  Bulls loss
The Chicago Bulls lost the game, I guess, but Derrick Rose's 30 were about 10x as impressive as Irving's 28 given that he did virtually all of his damage against Kyrie while Irving only lit up Aaron Brooks. LeBron appeared to mostly take the day off, Kevin Love couldn't get going, and the rest of the Bulls stunk in a preseason game which ends up telling us very little...

Will Bulls vs Cavs preseason match up give any hints to the regular season?

Will Bulls vs Cavs preseason match up give any hints to the regular season?
Jimmy Butler's sprained thumb hurts takes a bit of the bite out of a preseason match up that had almost as much promise as a Bulls Wizards preseason game. Without Butler, the Bulls wouldn't appear to have a whole lot of chance of containing LeBron...

Bulls Beat #341 - Preseason winding down

Bulls Beat #341 - Preseason winding down
I discuss the camp battles in preseason, what has been revealed and what adjustments need to be made as the regular season edges closer...
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Tom Thibodeau wants Bulls to have Spurs mindset, I want them to play Spurs minutes

The Bulls stormed back from a 21 point deficit to win by 20 and Tom Thibodeau didn't have all that much good to say about the players. There's an old coaching adage that it's best to go to the whip when players are feeling good and go to the sugar when they're feeling bad. Maybe this is a case of that...