Tag: James Jones

Mike James knows Bulls must elevate physicality

Mike James knows Bulls must elevate physicality
Uncharacteristically, the Chicago Bulls didn’t match their opponent’s level of physicality on Thursday night when they suffered an 83-72 loss to the Miami Heat. The Bulls were punched in the mouth first and failed to retaliate the rest of the game. It all started in the second quarter when James Jones shoved Bulls center Joakim... Read more »

Bulls haunted by Heat's physicality in loss

Bulls haunted by Heat's physicality in loss
From the late 1980s to the early 1990s, Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls went through countless grueling regular- and postseason games against the rugged and brutally tough Detroit Pistons. Those Bulls knew they had to beef up both mentally and physically in order to match the Pistons’ smash-mouth style of play. After several playoff... Read more »

Bulls' Kyle Korver, C.J. Watson snubbed from Three-Point Shootout

While Derrick Rose, Luol Deng and Tom Thibodeau have already punched their tickets to represent the Chicago Bulls in the Feb. 26 NBA All-Star Game, both Kyle Korver and C.J. Watson had hoped to join them next weekend in Orlando, Fla. The Bulls’ guards believed they earned the right to be named contestants in the... Read more »
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Can the Bulls shock the world, beat the Heat?

Despite winning an NBA-best 62 games during the regular-season and having the league’s Most Valuable Player, the Chicago Bulls are going into the Eastern Conference Finals against the Heat as underdogs. It’s really a weird situation — the Bulls held the edge over the Heat during the regular-season, sweeping them 3-0, though the Bulls won... 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 »
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