Random thoughts: Silva vs. Bonnar, Bears-Packers, Rose new shoes and more

Random thoughts: Silva vs. Bonnar, Bears-Packers, Rose new shoes and more
Bears woes and annoying Packers’ fans So the Bears lost to the Packers, I’m sure you’ve heard of this by now. Especially if you live in Illinois and have to deal with annoying Packers’ fans who think it’s necessary to shit talk at every given moment after a victory. Which brings me to another issue,... Read more »

Bulls off-season soon coming to a close

Bulls off-season soon coming to a close
                  This off-season for the Bulls has been uneventful to say the least. With Monday’s news that the Bulls finalized deals with Kirk Hinrich, Marco Belinelli and Nazr Mohammed, Chicago is only a couple moves away from completing their opening day roster. When the moves for Hinrich,... Read more »

UFC 149 Faber vs. Barão, Analysis and Predictions

UFC 149 Faber vs. Barão, Analysis and Predictions
              The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Calgary, Alberta, Canada on July 21st headlined by an interim bantamweight title fight between Urijah Faber and Renan Barão. The co-main event, in which Tim Boetsch welcomes Hector Lombard to the Octagon, is also full of intrigue and offers serious title implications... Read more »
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The Bulls first free agent signing of the off-season is…

The Bulls first free agent signing of the off-season is…
If you didn’t hear the news yet, the Bulls reportedly agreed to a one-year deal with Serbian forward Vladimir Radmanovic. Calm down Bulls fans, its not as bad as it sounds. Considering Radmanovic made the veteran minimum with the Atlanta Hawks last season ($854,389) the Bulls could’ve done a lot worse. Heck, Brian Scalabrine was... Read more »

What’s left for the Bulls this off-season

What’s left for the Bulls this off-season
          The Chicago Bulls made their first acquisition of the off-season on draft night, taking the once highly-touted recruit in Kentucky point guard Marquis Teague with the 29th overall pick. Most fans, including myself, were pretty satisfied with this pick. Since then, C.J. Watson, Ronnie Brewer and Kyle Korver have all... Read more »

Making sense of the Kyle Korver trade

Making sense of the Kyle Korver trade
            It’s official, Kyle Korver has been traded to the Atlanta Hawks, giving the Bulls a $5.1 million TPE (trade exception). This isn’t exactly news, as the trade was reported by K.C. Johnson three days ago. Although, we now know there are no other pieces included in the trade, such... Read more »
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Summer League preview: Marquis Teague

Summer League preview: Marquis Teague
                        With the Bulls first Summer League game coming up on Tuesday against the Boston Celtics, its time to take a look at Chicago’s biggest prospect on the Las Vegas roster: Marquis Teague. Selecting at the 29th pick of the 2012 NBA Draft, the... Read more »

Bulls eventual signing of Kirk Hinrich represents mediocrity

Bulls eventual signing of Kirk Hinrich represents mediocrity
Although the signing is not official as of today, the Bulls will eventually bring back Kirk Hinrich. The move has excited most Bulls fans, reminding them of the good old days when Hinrich was a defensive stopper and catalyst of the “Baby Bulls”. People of Chicago must realize this isn’t the same Hinrich we all... Read more »

The Top Five Prospects in the Blackhawks Organization

The Top Five Prospects in the Blackhawks Organization
                          Watching the Chicago Blackhawks lose to the Phoenix Coyotes in last year’s playoffs was a hard pill to swallow. Raffi Torres’ unforgiving (and not forgiven) hit on Marion Hossa and Mike Smith’s thesbian antics aside, the Blackhawks were simply overmatched by the... Read more »
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