Tag: Chris Paul

Bulls starting big men fail to produce on road-trip

The Bulls went 4-1 on their five-game road trip, defeating the Milwaukee Bucks, Washington Wizards, Orlando Magic, and Miami Heat, and losing — in heartbreaking fashion — to the Atlanta Hawks. There were several positives during the road trip: Derrick Rose started strong, then had a rough night in Atlanta, but bounced back huge against... Read more »

Bulls sweep the Heat, win in Miami 87-86

Coming into the season, not many expected the Chicago Bulls to be this good. Sure, they will improve with the additions of Carlos Boozer and several role players, but to say they will be competing for an NBA title is taking it too far. Then again, those same people didn’t expect Derrick Rose to be... Read more »

Would the Bulls trade Rose?

Through 55 games this season, Derrick Rose is having a breakout, career, and MVP-type season. He has not only led the Chicago Bulls to a surprising 39-17 record, but he’s improved in nearly every single statistical category from last year. Rose is averaging 25 points, 8.2 assists, and 4.4 rebounds per game this season. Last... Read more »

NBA All-Star 2011: East or West?

The 2011 NBA All-Star weekend will come to closure tonight after the 60th edition of the NBA All-Star game: the Eastern Conference versus the Western Conference. The Chicago Bulls will have one participant in tonight’s festivities, Derrick Rose, and he will start for the East. Joining him in the back-court will be Dwyane Wade (HEAT),... Read more »

NBA All-Star 2011: Saturday wrap up

From start-to-finish, tonight was the most entertaining Saturday night of the NBA All-Star festivities since the Vince Carter and Jason Richardson Slam Dunk contest days. Sure, the Dwight Howard and Nate Robertson years were fun, but tonight, each contestant had a legit case of winning the Slam Dunk championship, but thanks to Blake Griffin’s Los... Read more »

NBA All-Star 2011: Saturday preview

With the Rookies/Sophomore game in the bag, day two of the NBA All-Star festivities will get underway tonight at 7pm CT and will go through 10pm CT. The four events tonight will be the Haier Shooting Stars, Taco Bell Skills Challenge, Foot Locker 3-point Contest, and Sprite Slam Dunk competition. Let’s take a preview at... Read more »

Bulls dominate second half, grind out 97-88 win over Hornets

Derrick Rose just outplayed Chris Paul and Deron Williams on their home courts in Chicago Bulls wins. How much more proof do fans need that Rose is the best point guard in the NBA? Rose led the Bulls, who improved to 36-16, with 23 points, 6 rebounds, and 4 assists. He didn’t shoot the ball... Read more »

Rose leads Bulls to much needed road win over Jazz 91-86

The streak is alive: the Chicago Bulls are one of four teams who have yet to lose three games in a row. After playing underwhelming defense the previous two games against the Golden State Warriors and Portland Trail Blazers, the Bulls played great defense all night, holding the Utah Jazz to just 86 points, 14... Read more »