Posts tagged "San Antonio Spurs"

Bulls' Luol Deng back on track in blowout win

Bulls' Luol Deng back on track in blowout win
Even though Luol Deng knocked down two clutch three-pointers late in Wednesday night’s 96-89 victory over the San Antonio Spurs, he missed 5-of-8 shots overall and never really found his shooting rhythm. Although the veteran small forward didn’t hang his head afterward, he was well aware of his shooting struggles, which are compounded by the... Read more »

Derrick Rose's supporting cast rises in San Antonio

Derrick Rose's supporting cast rises in San Antonio
Derrick Rose has engaged in plenty of special point-guard battles over the past two seasons, and it appeared that he would again in the Chicago Bulls’ 96-89 win over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night. The 23-year-old seems to always shine the brightest when he’s matched up with another top-tier player — a bill... Read more »

Bulls get quality 96-89 win over Spurs

Bulls get quality 96-89 win over Spurs
Opening up a brief, three-game road trip, the Chicago Bulls earned an entertaining 96-89 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night at AT&T Center. The Bulls improved to 29-8 this season, good for the most wins in the NBA. The Bulls placed four players in double figures against the Spurs (24-11). Derrick Rose... Read more »
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Agent: Fabricio Oberto, Bulls not close to deal

Agent: Fabricio Oberto, Bulls not close to deal
The Chicago Bulls have been looking for a reserve big man ever since veteran center Kurt Thomas signed with the Portland Trail Blazers early in training camp. Many have believed that the team’s search has intensified because of the left ankle injuries both Joakim Noah and Taj Gibson suffered in Friday night’s 114-75 victory over... Read more »

NBA Playoffs: First Round Preview

This postseason will definitely be one for the record books. There’s so many intriguing debates: Will the L.A. Lakers repeat? How can Miami’s “Big Three” perform in the playoffs? Can the Boston Celtics recover from a tough finish to the regular season to make their third trip to the NBA Finals in four seasons? Then... Read more »

Your NBA-best Chicago Bulls finish season 62-20

Your NBA-best Chicago Bulls finish season 62-20
The Bulls finished the regular season with a 62-20 record and hold the likely MVP and Coach of the Year award winners in Derrick Rose and Tom Thibodeau, who tied Paul Westphal’s NBA record for most wins by a rookie coach. Just like the Bulls and all the analysts drew it up in preseason, right?... Read more »
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A win is a win: Bulls manage to overcome poor second half D in win over Raptors

With the score 113-106 in the Bulls’ favor, it was only fitting that Derrick Rose made the game-ending block, sending Leandro Barbosa’s layup attempt off the glass and in C.J. Watson’s hand, who dribbled it into the front-court as the buzzer sounded. The Bulls improved to 56-20 with their 113-106 win over the Toronto Raptors... Read more »

Game Notes: Raptors-Bulls

The Bulls, coming off two straight road wins in Minnesota and Detroit, will return back to the United Center for a 7:00pm (C.S.T.) tilt against the Toronto Raptors. Toronto, meanwhile, has lost five straight games and own the fourth-worst record in the NBA at 20-54. Simply put: The Raptors are one of the worst teams... Read more »

If it wasn't official yet: Derrick Rose, your 2010-11 NBA MVP

Just add another game onto Derrick Rose’s MVP resume, and boy, was it a gem of a game for the 22-year-old. With the Bulls trailing the Milwaukee Bucks most of the night, and the help at a premium, Rose made the best with what he had, turning in yet another MVP performance in the Bulls’... Read more »
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Rose gets career-high 42 points, Bulls blow past Spurs 109-99

On Michael Jordan’s 48th birthday, it was only fitting that the current Chicago Bulls’ star would have a Jordan-type night. Derrick Rose fit the bill tonight. Rose had a career-high 42 points, 8 assists, and 5 rebounds on an impressive 16-for-26 from the field and 6-of-6 from the free-throw line. Rose dominated the San Antonio... Read more »