Posts tagged "championship"

Is this the Bulls best shot at a title?

Derrick Rose will return this season to the best cast he's ever had. Miami looked vulnerable last year and is coming back with the same group with a year of extra age...

Offense wins championships, at least against Miami

The Bulls have been rolling with many of the traditional strengths that translate to great playoff success. While people have complained about the way the Bulls are built, defense, rebounding, and isolation scoring are traits that almost always translate to winning playoff basketball while fast pace offense frequently falls apart...

Pending health, the Bulls are the favorite

Pending health, the Bulls are the favorite
If Rose can get to 100% of his explosiveness (not necessarily 100% pain free), are the Bulls the favorite to win the title this season...
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Can Chicago really win the NBA title this season?

All season long it's been a three team race. Chicago, Miami, Oklahoma City. There may be a few other teams in the mix (Spurs, Lakers, and maybe a few more if you want to get real generous), but the cumulative odds of everyone outside of the big three are probably less than 10% in terms of winning the finals...

The Bulls all-in win a championship plan

The Bulls were just shy of winning their seventh title last year, falling to the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals. Jerry Reinsdorf has claimed to be willing to pay the luxury tax in order to win a championship. If that's true, here's just how he should do it...

Can a 6'3 player lead a team to an NBA title?

It sounds like a stupid question, but a quick glance back through history, and it isn't as dumb as you think...
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Would you take on Joe Johnson's contract?

The Chicago Bulls needed more perimeter scoring. They needed more ball-handling. They needed more play making. Joe Johnson can provide these things...

Boozer calls winning championship a "realistic goal"; is he right?

Per ESPN Chicago’s Nick Friedell: “A championship,” he told ESPNChicago.com on Wednesday night after a Nike House of Hoops event. “I think a realistic goal for us is a championship. I think anything shorter than that we’re setting ourselves up to be shorter than what we can reach. I think [we have] potential to be... Read more »