Posts tagged "derrick rose mvp"

Let's Chillax a Little with the Derrick Rose Hero Worship!

Let's Chillax a Little with the Derrick Rose Hero Worship!
Last winter, I began to notice that Derrick Rose was becoming to the state of Illinois, the city of Chicago what Brett Favre was to the state of Wisconsin 1994-2008. They were deified, canonized, sacrosanct- deemed incapable of ever doing wrong in any sense. This is a dangerous path people. I’ll admit I’ve hyped up... Read more »

Bulls: Complete 2011 Offseason Guide/Agenda/Prospectus

Like we are currently seeing in the NFL, the 2011 NBA off-season is up in the air with a lockout looming.  Free agency could be delayed and completely restructured depending on the new agreement reached by the owners and players.  Still, The Sports Bank continues to break down all thirty NBA teams to see what... Read more »

Derrick Rose Needs to Attack the Basket as Much as Possible

Each of the two elite athletes to win the NBA MVP award for the Chicago Bulls had a special signature component in their game. For Michael Jordan, it was that deadly turnaround jumper. It was even deadlier when he added in the fade-away aspect and he seemed automatic from 14-20 feet with his j. It... Read more »

Twitter's Most Valuable Chicago Bull: C.J. Watson

Twitter's Most Valuable Chicago Bull: C.J. Watson
One of the most colorful members of the Chicago Bulls “Bench Mob” is C.J. Watson. He’s also one of the most colorful and well-known NBA players on Twitter; as his nearly 340,000 followers attests to. “C.J. knows a lot. He knows a lot of famous people around here. So watch that guy,” Derrick Rose said... Read more »

It's OFFICIAL! Bulls Derrick Rose is NBA MVP

So Derrick Rose will be named league MVP? Good job Captain Obvious. Please excuse my snarkiness on what should be (and it is) a more joyous occasion. But that home loss in game one hurt. Tomorrow it will be announced- the Chicago Bulls Derrick Rose is the NBA MVP. Just the second in team history... Read more »

Derrick Rose Greatest Hits of 2010-11 Archive

What a magical season it has been for the Chicago Bulls, who secured the best overall record in the entire league. And what a 2010-11 it’s been for Derrick Rose, who has become the man-crush of the third largest city in the United States. He is to “us” what pre-2008 Brett Favre was to the... Read more »

ESPN Panel Overwhelmingly Picks Derrick Rose as MVP

All the “Rose should be MVP” columns have been writtten. As have all the “Rose isn’t the MVP” backlash columns. That discussion is pretty much over, as the time for that award announcement draws near. The Mothership, the Evil Empire if you will, is overwhelmingly in support of the Chicago Bulls  Derrick Rose as the... Read more »

Former Memphis Teammates in Awe of Derrick Rose and his Game

Former Memphis Teammates in Awe of Derrick Rose and his Game
Derrick Rose has become a force of nature this year. The man-crush of all Bulls and greater Chicago sports fans alike, he’s a runaway front-runner to win the NBA MVP award. His breakout season has of course inspired pride and awe in the Memphis Tigers college basketball community; and among those who have moved on to... Read more »

Derrick Rose: New Adidas Commercial (Video)

The Chicago Bulls Derrick Rose has made headlines this NBA preseason for saying essentially “why can’t I be MVP? Why not Derrick Rose becoming the best player in the league?” Awareness of this video comes to us via Docksquad Sports. The ad features Ken Jeong, and as we all know, anything with the Spanish teacher... Read more »
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