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Bulls beat Cavs 117-99, Are Officially a Jump Shooting Team

Bulls beat Cavs 117-99, Are Officially a Jump Shooting Team
It was a feel good win for the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night as they beat the Cleveland Cavaliers (sans Lebron) 117-99. The Bulls have now won four straight games and are 5-1 against the top two teams in the Eastern Conference. The Cavaliers were without Lebron James, Kevin Love, and J.R. Smith, so any... Read more »

Jimmy Butler Makes His First All Start Start

Jimmy Butler Makes His First All Start Start
The All Star Game hasn’t changed. In his third trip to the glorified exhibition game, Jimmy Butler made his first foray into the starting lineup. He was accompanied by Kyrie Irving, DeMar DeRozan, Lebron James, and Giannis Antetokounmpo. Even though it was his first start, Butler fit right in to the All Star mold. And... Read more »

Jimmy Butler and Dwyane Have Had Enough

Jimmy Butler and Dwyane Have Had Enough
A loss like the one the Bulls experienced on Wednesday night is supposed to hurt, according to Dwyane Wade. It’s supposed to piss you off, if you ask Jimmy Butler. The most prominent consequence? It makes you talk. Butler and Wade had an awful lot to say to the media following a heartbreaking loss to the... Read more »
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Jimmy Butler Named All-Star Starter

Jimmy Butler Named All-Star Starter
According to ESPN.com, Jimmy Butler was named an All-Star starter Thursday evening. Butler joins Kyrie Irving, DeMar DeRozan, Giannis Antetokounmpo, and LeBron James–who are also starters. In the Western Conference the starting lineup includes, Stephen Curry, James Harden, Kawhi Leonard, Kevin Durant, and Anthony Davis. This will be Butler’s first time starting an All-Star game,... Read more »

Minor Valentine's Day Delay

Minor Valentine's Day Delay
If no one knew better, one would have thought Denzel Valentine had been in the NBA for awhile. His play during Monday’s 93-91 preseason loss to the Milwaukee Bucks caught attention and made those watching wonder what he’ll do over the next few exhibitions. As it turned out, we’ll have to wait a little longer... Read more »

The Immense Potential of the Windy City Bulls

The Immense Potential of the Windy City Bulls
The inaugural season of the Windy City Bull is almost upon us. And it’s safe to assume the average basketball fan is not familiar with the current roster of the Windy City Bulls. Well never fear! Your resident hip-hop-and-hoops-head is here to inform you that the Chicago area’s first NBA D-League team is stocked with... Read more »
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Bulls Formally Introduce New Star Dwyane Wade

Bulls Formally Introduce New Star Dwyane Wade
Two weeks ago, Dwyane Wade shocked the NBA world, deciding to leave the Miami Heat to join his hometown team, the Chicago Bulls. As surreal as it was then, it remained so today, as the Bulls formally introduced newly their acquired guard on Friday. Wade, a 12-time All-Star and three-time NBA champion, was welcomed to... Read more »

Bulls Announce Preseason Schedule

Bulls Announce Preseason Schedule
It may seem like an eternity until we’ll get the chance to see the new-look Bulls take the court, but in a press release made public yesterday, the Chicago Bulls have announced their preseason schedule. In eight short weeks, fans will have an opportunity to see the new-look Bulls in action when they face division... Read more »

Game Break: Bulls vs. Warriors

Game Break: Bulls vs. Warriors
After watching the Bulls play the Warriors, I wanted to go through some of the themes I saw in the game in a “Game Break” segment. Guarding the Pick-and-Roll The Warriors are basically a cheat code. They have at least 4, but often 5 guys on the court at all times that you can’t leave,... Read more »
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Jimmy G. Buckets, the G. Stands for 'Got'

Jimmy G. Buckets, the G. Stands for 'Got'
Jimmy got buckets. A lot of them. Jimmy Butler had himself a game against Toronto on Sunday. You know the story: he got as many stitches in his upper lip as he did buckets in the first half – 1 – but came back on a mission, one that broke a record set by a... Read more »