Posts tagged "rajon rondo"

If Derrick Rose can't go at the all-star game does Jeremy Lin replace him?

If Derrick Rose can't go at the all-star game does Jeremy Lin replace him?
Derrick Rose is still sitting out with a sore back and the thought that he might miss the game has to have come up. If it happens, the East will need a replacement. Jeremy Lin doesn't deserve to be that replacement does he? No. Clearly not. How could you take Lin over Rondo...

Bulls vs Celtics 7pm on TNT, Rose, Garnett likely out

Bulls vs Celtics 7pm on TNT, Rose, Garnett likely out
Tonight's matchup will likely feature each team missing one of its heavy weights. Derrick Rose will likely miss the game for the Bulls while Kevin Garnett should sit for the Celtics. Obviously, the Bulls will feel the greater impact of the two...

Bulls @ Celtics 7pm on ESPN

The Chicago Bulls are coming off an embarrassing blow out at the hands of the Orlando Magic, and their schedule doesn’t get any easier with a trip into Boston to face the Celtics.   The Bulls will once again, go up against one of the premier teams in the Eastern conference that they might meet... Read more »

How many Bulls make the all-star team?

Derrick Rose became the first Chicago Bull to make an all-star squad since Michael Jordan, and I expect he’ll make it again this season.  However, this year, he may have some teammates with him. Here’s a look how I handicap the all-star game prior to the season starting. First let’s look at last year’s all-stars... Read more »

Reserve All-Star Ballots due today; Did Rose do enough?

Per ESPN on Jan 22nd (so Tuesday refers to today): The starters for the 59th NBA All-Star Game were revealed Thursday night. The reserves in each conference will be unveiled next Thursday. The gap is bridged here with our own annual selections — just like the coaches do it — to fill the seven open... Read more »

Brad Miller called for flagrant on Rondo

On a foul that was no worse than what Rondo did to Miller last year and didn’t get called for a flagrant.   In fact, it was quite a bit less harmful given that he didn’t draw blood and grabbed him by the chest instead of smacking him in the face.   Otherwise the play... Read more »

Chicago Bulls vs Boston Celtics, 7:00 PM NBATV

Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen and Rajon Rondo have all given the Bulls problems in the past. Tonight, the four enter the United Center to face the struggling Chicago Bulls. After a hard-fought overtime win against the Golden State Warriors last night, the Bulls will attempt to see if they can win two straight,... Read more »

The Weakness of Derrick Rose

“My strength is made perfect in weakness.” – 2 Corinthians 12:9What could Derrick Rose and an English poet from the 17th century possibly have in common?  Only a shared desire to be the best in their respective fields.  That, and a natural sense of rhythm. The author John Milton took the above Bible verse for... Read more »

League still looking at Rondo's foul?

Seriously?   After you basically lost the series for the Bulls with this completely bogus call, you’re telling me you’re still looking at it?   There were multiple flagrants in the playoffs that were no where near as flagrant. When the NBA Competition Committee met last Wednesday in Chicago, it looked at video of all... Read more »