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Luol Deng critical for Bulls vs. Thunder

Luol Deng critical for Bulls vs. Thunder
With Derrick Rose (groin) most likely out on Sunday afternoon when the Chicago Bulls face off against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena, the only head-to-head All-Star matchup will be at small forward, between Luol Deng and Kevin Durant. Deng has reached the 20-point plateau in three of the last four games, including... Read more »

Bulls bracing for slumping Knicks, 'Linsanity'

Bulls bracing for slumping Knicks, 'Linsanity'
After winning seven straight games last month, the New York Knicks have lost eight of their last 11 while overnight star Jeremy Lin has averaged 18.3 points, 8.1 assists and 3.9 turnovers during that stretch. They are losers of five contests in a row, giving New York media and fans plenty of reasons to criticize... Read more »

No love lost between Bulls, Pacers

No love lost between Bulls, Pacers
The Chicago Bulls and Indiana Pacers have developed a fiery rivalry that dates back to their matchup in the first round of last season’s playoffs. Fueled by the confidence of coach Frank Vogel, the Pacers seem to always play the Bulls tough — literally. Bulls star Derrick Rose was irked with the way the Pacers... Read more »
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Seeking revenge, Bulls look to send message to up-and-coming 76ers

Seeking revenge, Bulls look to send message to up-and-coming 76ers
Have the Philadelphia 76ers lost six of their last eight games or have they won two of their last three? It depends on which Sixers fan you ask. But as far as the Chicago Bulls are concerned, Sunday night’s nationally televised tilt against the resurgent Sixers gives them an opportunity to exact one thing: Revenge.... Read more »

What to watch for in Bulls' season opener vs. Lakers

What to watch for in Bulls' season opener vs. Lakers
After a five-month lockout that shortened the preseason to two games, the 66-game NBA season starts on Sunday with a slate of five games, featuring the Chicago Bulls against the L.A. Lakers in a 4:00 p.m. Chicago time contest at the Staples Center on ABC. Then, the Bulls will visit the Golden State Warriors on... Read more »

What to watch for in Bulls' preseason finale vs. Pacers

What to watch for in Bulls' preseason finale vs. Pacers
The Bulls will play their second and final preseason game against the Indiana Pacers on Tuesday night at the United Center at 7:00 p.m. Chicago time on Comcast SportsNet. Although some fans do not put much stock in the preseason, many believe this season’s slate of exhibition contests hold more value than they normally would,... Read more »
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Thursday night a must-win for top-seeded Bulls?

After defeating the Phoenix Suns 97-94 at the United Center, the Bulls improved to 57-20 on the season, and now boast an impressive 34-5 mark at home, which is tied for the best in the NBA with San Antonio. It wasn’t a pretty game by any stretch: The Bulls blew a 22-point third quarter lead,... Read more »

Bulls start off five-game road trip in LA, get another glimpse of Blake Griffin

The Chicago Bulls will get their five-game road trip started tonight against the Los Angeles Clippers, a team that boasts a 19-28 record. Although they’re well out of the playoff race, the Clippers have been playing very well of late, winning 9 of their last 13 games. They sport a 3-15 road record, but are... Read more »

Coming off win versus one of East's best, Bulls look to carry mometum against the Pistons

Coming off back-to-back losses against mediocre teams (NJ Nets and Philadelphia 76ers), the Chicago Bulls avenged themselves big-time against the defending Eastern Conference champion Boston Celtics 90-79. Derrick Rose dominated his counterpart, Rajon Rondo, with 36 points, 5 rebounds, and 2 assists. That should surely punch his ticket into the All-Star game as a starter.... Read more »
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Bulls look to bounce back against the 76ers tonight at 6PM

The Chicago Bulls lost a tough one in New Jersey on Wednesday, and I expect a bounce back performance tonight against another below-.500 team, the Philadelphia 76ers. This 76ers team has been really up-and-down this season: they started the year out very poor, then stepped it up, and now are falling back down again. Tonight... Read more »
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