Posts tagged "brian scalabrine"

With Lockout On, Scalabrine Likely Headed to Europe

Brian Scalabrine in the Euroleague? Not bad. Good for him and his family. Hopefully he’s back after the year on a coaching staff somewhere, getting his feet wet. He deserves it. Now that theĀ NBA will lockout its players beginning at 11:01 p.m. Chicago time Thursday night, Scalabrine’s plans will be set in motion quickly. “For... Read more »

Horny Notes: April 21, 2011 -- Plays of the Year, Deng's 1st Half Brick-iness, Korver's Gun-Shy-iness, Method to D-Rose Penetration Madness

Horny Notes: April 21, 2011 -- Plays of the Year, Deng's 1st Half Brick-iness, Korver's Gun-Shy-iness, Method to D-Rose Penetration Madness
BullsTV posted their Plays of the Year. Highlights of Ronnie Brewer, Joakim Noah, Kyle Korver, Luol Deng, Carlos Boozer, C.J. Watson, Taj Gibson, Brian Scalabrine, and one or two Derrick Rose plays, called by the — ahem — always objective and serene Stacey King, Neil Funk, Chuck Swirsky, and Bill Wennington: The Bulls won 11... Read more »

Bulls' Team Chemistry Much More Than Newspeak

Bulls' Team Chemistry Much More Than Newspeak
There’s a feel-good, too-good-to-be-true bunch of stories about the Bulls that are impossible to ignore. It isn’t the quantity of noise, but the consistency and ingenuity of the players that this is a team with a very tight personal bond. manlove. don’t leave the locker room without it. Chemistry is an intangible sports meme, usually... Read more »
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Catch n' Shoot: March 16, 2011 -- Grant Hill-Jalen Rose Uncle Tom Drama, D-Rose's Bad Shooting, Coach Scal, LOL Knicks

Catch n' Shoot: March 16, 2011 -- Grant Hill-Jalen Rose Uncle Tom Drama, D-Rose's Bad Shooting, Coach Scal, LOL Knicks
No, Grant Hill, Jalen Rose didn’t say you and other black Duke players “sold out your race.” Hill’s op-ed post at the NY Times completely missed Rose’s point and Rose seems to have fully acknowledged that his hate for Hill in his college days was irrational and misguided. The ‘Fab Five’ documentary wasn’t a look... Read more »

Thibs: 'I Want to Pick Up Pace' When Noah Returns (Video)

Thibs: 'I Want to Pick Up Pace' When Noah Returns (Video)
A missing piece to the Bulls’ executing Tom Thibodeau’s offensive philosophy of using defensive stops and force turnovers to run the floor and create easy buckets in transition. Joakim Noah is not only the team’s best rebounder, but their best big outlet passer. While speaking to the media on a practice day, Thibodeau noted how... Read more »

United Center Scalabrine Chants are Shameful

United Center Scalabrine Chants are Shameful
Bulls fans and even the players have latched onto the shameful Boston ritual of chanting “Scal-Uhh-Bree-Nee!” toward the end of Bulls blowouts at the United Center. “The late game chants and cheers for forward Brian Scalabrine have reached ridiculous proportions,” Mike McGraw wrote at his “All Bull” blog at The Daily Herald. Scalabrine was signed... Read more »
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Gibson Out Against 76ers, Thomas to Start

Gibson Out Against 76ers, Thomas to Start
Taj Gibson will not play Tuesday against the 76ers 29ers (11-16) at the United Center after suffering a concussion in Saturday’s loss to the Clippers. With Joakim Noah expected out until All-Star Weekend, Kurt Thomas will start at center with Carlos Boozer at the power forward and Omer Asik coming off the bench with Taj... Read more »

Gibson 'Doubtful' After Concussion

Gibson 'Doubtful' After Concussion
Taj Gibson left Saturday’s game against the Clippers after suffering a concussion. He said he felt fine after the game, but it isn’t completely sure whether or not he’ll play Tuesday against the 76ers 29ers at the United Center, K.C. Johnson reported Sunday at the Chicago Tribune: The Bulls didn’t practice Sunday, allowing Gibson to... Read more »

Available Centers Aren't Really Better Than Roster Replacements

Available Centers Aren't Really Better Than Roster Replacements
With Joakim Noah on the Hell Shelf for six-to-ten weeks, I took a quick look at unsigned centers and, boy, is that a list of garbage. Hell, reading the list of centers in the NBA makes me feel the need for a seven-day vacation in a padded room. The Lakers went without Andrew Bynum all... Read more »
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Knicks Shot Like Gods to Beat Lazy Bulls

Knicks Shot Like Gods to Beat Lazy Bulls
The Knicks shot 67% from three-point range to beat the Bulls, 120-112, Thursday, as Bulls starters are iced with the game in striking distance to close the game. A lot to be pissed off about in this game. 16-for-24. The New York Knicks (2-2) hit 16 out of their 24 3-pt attempts, for God’s sake,... Read more »