Posts tagged "doug thonus"

Catch n' Shoot: March 1, 2011 -- Basketball Metrics 'Futility,' Dwight Howard's Underrated-ness, Underpaid Stars, Skiles Ridiculousness

Catch n' Shoot: March 1, 2011 -- Basketball Metrics 'Futility,' Dwight Howard's Underrated-ness, Underpaid Stars, Skiles Ridiculousness
If the Bulls win a title, I’ll go with Doug Thonus to get that “1.7%” tattoo. “No stat in basketball is perfect, regardless of the complexity of its formulation,” Rob Mahoney wrote, later adding: “The measures themselves are imperfect, but they’re perfect in promoting further research. None of the advanced stats we have today are... Read more »

Newly Bought Out Rasual Butler 'Plans to Sign With Bulls'

Newly Bought Out Rasual Butler 'Plans to Sign With Bulls'
The Clippers bought out Rasual Butler on Sunday and after clearing waivers, he “plans to sign with the Chicago Bulls” on Monday, Ric Bucher of ESPN The Magazine reports. The Bulls are $2.9 million under the salary cap and “are confident they can sign him once he clears waivers,” K.C. Johnson added at the Chicago... Read more »

Credible Rumors Have Bulls Acquiring Courtney Lee or Anthony Parker Before Trade Deadline

Credible Rumors Have Bulls Acquiring Courtney Lee or Anthony Parker Before Trade Deadline
The Bulls are shopping for a mid-sized guard with a long shooting range, but only if they can make a steal. Omer Asik and draft picks were reportedly on the table. UPDATE: A league source has responded the Bulls think Asik is too much to trade for Lee. More info at the bottom of the... Read more »
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D-Rose's Next Step is Easy

D-Rose's Next Step is Easy
Doug Thonus hit the nail on the head: Derrick Rose should be drawing more contact, offensively. Doug Thonus at Bulls Confidential put it best this morning — that Derrick Rose’s next step is more like a simple shift from the blacktop to the professional game: So here’s the thing, we’ve been saying it for two... Read more »