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Bulls Eastern Conference Favorites According to Experts

Bulls Eastern Conference Favorites According to Experts
While the Cleveland Cavaliers were hijacking ESPN to make sure the entire world knew about LeBron James returning back to as he put it, Northeast Ohio, nobody but a handful of experts seemed to notice the changes the Bulls were making. They traded up to get Doug McDermott in the first round and added Center... Read more »

Toews and Kane and Chicago's Ten Best Sports Duos

Toews and Kane and Chicago's Ten Best Sports Duos
Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane’s new contacts will keep them in Chicago through 2023. Each signed an eight year, $84 million contact extension. Their leadership in helping Blackhawks win two Stanley Cup titles are exceeded only by Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen in the last 70 years. Chicago has been very fortunate to have many... Read more »

Ten Chicago Athletes that Returned Late in their Careers

Ten Chicago Athletes that Returned Late in their Careers
Lebron James is not the first athlete to return to a franchise later in his career. Many Chicago athletes that left Chicago returned to the Windy City later in their careers. Most of these players returned on the downside of their careers. The return of a once successful and popular athlete to where they once... Read more »
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NBA Draft Prospects that Could help the Bulls immediately at 16 and 19

NBA Draft Prospects that Could help the Bulls immediately at 16 and 19
The Bulls have done very well through the draft during the Paxson-Forman era. They have seven players on their roster they currently drafted. Only Kirk Hinrich among that group has not stayed with the team throughout his tenure. The Bulls will have many options by the time the draft rolls around to pick number 16.... Read more »

Being a Chicago Sports Fan One of My True Joys in Life

Being a Chicago Sports Fan One of My True Joys in Life
Every month Chicago Now challenges all of the bloggers to write a post on the same topic. We all take different paths to the same idea. This month’s assignment is ” “Write a love letter, but it can’t be to a person.” I have always loved sports since I can remember.  My father had Bulls... Read more »

Ten Chicago Athletes that Retired too Late

Ten Chicago Athletes that Retired too Late
Paul Konerko’s return for a 16th season with the White Sox is baffling.  He finished 2013 with his White Sox career lows of 12 home runs and 54 runs batted in. After making the all-star team the three previous seasons, Paulie slumped significantly last year. Jose Abreu’s emergence and with Adam Dunn unlikely to be... Read more »
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Bulls headed for a Critical Offseason

Bulls headed for a Critical Offseason
The Bulls loss to Washington has created a lot of discussion on their surprising five game first round loss to Washington. The disappointing end to another overachieving regular season has created a lot of discussion. Facebook was buzzing with Bulls fans chiming in on what just happened and what should happen this off-season. I was... Read more »

Being a Sports Fan Is One of Life's Best Guilty Pleasures

Being a Sports Fan Is One of Life's Best Guilty Pleasures
We are on the eve of the NCAA Tournament beginning in full force.  The great american pastime of office pools, getting away from work to watch the games and wearing schools colors is a right of  passage in March. For our March assignment for the monthly Blogapalooza, we were assigned “Write a post passionately defending... Read more »

Bulls Stepping it Up without Deng

Bulls Stepping it Up without Deng
When the Bulls traded Luol Deng to Cleveland for Andrew Bynum and draft picks, the talk shows intimated the Bulls were tanking and trying to get into the lottery of the NBA Draft. Even the Bulls own management acknowledged the Bulls window of opportunity had closed for a 2014 championship run. While the Bulls are... Read more »
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Bulls Send Patronizing Letter to Season Ticket Holders Following Deng Trade

Bulls Send Patronizing Letter to Season Ticket Holders Following Deng Trade
The Bulls earlier today sent what can only be seen as a patronizing letter to Bulls fans earlier today.  General Manager Gar Forman and Vice President of Player Development John Paxson acknowledged it will be an uphill battle for a championship in a letter to season ticket holders.  They touch on how they hated to lose... Read more »
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