Posts tagged "tom thibodeau"

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 »

Ten Reasons to be Thankful in Chicago Sports

Ten Reasons to be Thankful in Chicago Sports
Although it has been a tough year in Chicago Sports except for the Blackhawks, we have a lot to be thankful for. We live in one of the best cities in the world to be fan, participant or weekend warrior. Here is my list of what to be thankful for in Chicago Sports. The Lakefront... Read more »

Five Things The Bulls Must Continue to Do to Frustrate the Heat

Muck the Game Up The Heat are at their best when they force live ball turnovers that lead to fast break points. They held the Heat to nine fast break points in game one. Limit their Three Pointer Shooters The Heat finished second in the NBA in three point shooting at 39.2 percent this season.... Read more »

Five Reasons the Bulls Have Succeeded Without Derrick Rose

Carlos Boozer and Joakim Noah will have continue to have stellar seasons as the Bulls make a push for another central division title
The Big question entering the 2012-13 season for the Bulls was how well they could play until Derrick Rose came back. After a relatively slow start the Bulls have continued to be one of the best teams in the NBA even without their only true star player. They enter the All-Star break 30-22 fifth in... Read more »

The Ten Best Coaches and Managers Whose Careers Began in Chicago

Chicago baseball had the rarity this season of having two rookie managers. Robin Ventura had the White Sox in contention until the final week of the season. The White Sox were in first place for 18 days and exceeded expectations. How good of a manager he becomes remains to be seen. Many successful coaches landed... Read more »