Posts tagged "New York"

Just A Kid From The Southside

Just A Kid From The Southside
Recently, The Chicago Bulls brass and some players spent an evening at a recruitment dinner for Carmelo Anthony. Absent from this gala event was Derrick Rose, and frankly I couldn’t be more proud of him. There is so much talk these days of players recruiting stars and trying to “team-up” to win a championship. The... Read more »

Mon-Stars: The New NBA

Mon-Stars: The New NBA
As a teen I despised Isiah Thomas, and my stomach curled to the mention of John Starks. When the Bulls played those teams, I wanted them to dunk the opposing players into the rim. To physically bend them backwards when they scored a slam dunk. They were them, and we were us. The line was... Read more »

Doug McDermott : Chicago's Young Legend

Doug McDermott : Chicago's Young Legend
As my ears delight to the electronic styling of Van Halen’s Summer Nights, I am filled with joy knowing my beloved Bulls, got it right this year. This wasn’t the wasteful drafting of players like Mark Randall or James Johnson, this was the birth of a future legend in Chicago Bulls basketball. Although, his actual... Read more »
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Kevin Love: Baby don't you want to go.. ?

Kevin Love: Baby don't you want to go.. ?
The rumor mill has started to build its momentum as draft night approaches, and Chicago seems to be the landing place for every star in the sky. This is where you separate the men from the boys in NBA executive circles. For the Bulls front office team, the buzz word should be patience. The franchise... Read more »

Chicago in Seventh Heaven

Chicago in Seventh Heaven
The San Antonio Spurs have defended the Alamo and freed the world the Miami Heat as champions. The rest of the summer should be the ordinary hum-drum for NBA fans, with the occasional snippet of games involving NBA talent. However, that statement may be the farthest from the true this year, and this summer could... Read more »

2014 Bulls Draft Preview

2014 Bulls Draft Preview
With the draft nearly a month away, Reports out of Chicago state Taj Gibson has been told by upper management to be prepare himself to play as a starter next season. This has Chicago hoops fans buzzing with hope that the Bulls will finally part ways with Carlos Boozer. Since the reports have surfaced Gibson... Read more »
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Mystery of a not so meek tragedy

Mystery of a not so meek tragedy
The ping-pong balls have been selected and draft picks lined up. The Bulls hold the 16th and 19th selections in a 2014 draft that though light on instant stars will be deep with talent. Coming off a disappointing first round exit from the playoffs, one would assume this summer’s wheeling and dealing by NBA executives... Read more »

Bulls should think hard before passing on Kevin Love

Bulls should think hard before passing on Kevin Love
There has been speculation about the Bulls pursuing Carmelo Anthony this summer. However, recent news out of Minnesota is that Kevin Love has finally had enough and now is publicly stating his dissatisfaction.  Love is currently locked into a contract with Minnesota through the 2015-16 season and the last year of the contract  is under... Read more »

Operation South Beach

Operation South Beach
After an impressive win at home, the Bulls travel to Miami to battle against rival Lebron James, who is  listed as day to day suffering from a ‘bop in the nose’… industry term. Even though the outcome of this showdown is still uncertain, and the fact of whether or not King James graces us with... Read more »
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No Second Class Citizen

No Second Class Citizen
The financial woes of the Chicago Bulls front office may be cured in a blockbuster trade for New York Knick superstar Carmelo Anthony. The results of this season have been far lower than expected by both franchises, and sparked Anthony to remark about not wanting to be “the next Stephon Marburry”  in a recent ESPN... Read more »