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Horny Notes: May 10, 2011 -- Rose Needs to Pounce Early, Deng's Lack of Limits on D, J-Smoove 'Love-Hate' Relationship with Atlanta

Horny Notes: May 10, 2011 -- Rose Needs to Pounce Early, Deng's Lack of Limits on D, J-Smoove 'Love-Hate' Relationship with Atlanta
I’m going to start uploading NBA.com and Bulls.com videos to my YouTube channel. My first experimental upload was for today’s “Catch n’ Shoot,” then, I added this: I plan on ripping a ton of videos from their site to be shared here and for anyone else who wants to share them anywhere else. If this... Read more »

D-Rose's Biggest Scoring Night on the Biggest Stage of Game 3 (Video)

D-Rose's Biggest Scoring Night on the Biggest Stage of Game 3 (Video)
Derrick Rose went off for a career-best 44 points in the Bulls’ 99-82 win in Game 3 to take a 2-1 series lead over the Hawks in Atlanta. It’s the most points scored like a Bull in the playoffs since Michael Jordan hit the championship-clincher in the 1998 Finals. Fitting. Derrick Rose just came out... Read more »

Hawks Shot Passive Bulls Out of the Gym to Steal Game 1

Hawks Shot Passive Bulls Out of the Gym to Steal Game 1
Despite homecourt advantage, the Bulls find themselves down 1-0 in their series against Hawks after losing 103-95 at the UC. The Hawks weren’t given much of a chance to win a game in the seven-game series against the Bulls. Not only is Atlanta the underdogs against the #1 seed in the conference with the NBA-best... Read more »
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In Series Clincher, Bulls and Pacers are Who We Thought They Were

In Series Clincher, Bulls and Pacers are Who We Thought They Were
The Bulls wrapped up their first round playoff series against the Pacers in Game 5 with a dominant 116-89 spanking. h/t: chibullsfan03 The Bulls and Pacers played four tough games, in which the Bulls won three, but the Game 5 clincher was the NBA-best 62-win team dominating the 37-winner. After the Bulls opened with a... Read more »

Injured Rose on Game 5: "I'm Definitely Playing"

Injured Rose on Game 5: "I'm Definitely Playing"
Though he sat out Monday’s practice, D-Rose was out of the walking boot and said he’ll play Game 5, despite a sprained ankle. Derrick Rose sprained watched film on Sunday in a walking boot and practice from the sidelines on Monday — but in flip-flops — after a negative MRI was conducted on the left... Read more »

Indy's Physicality Went Too Far in Game 3, Still Wasn't Good Enough to Beat the Bulls

Indy's Physicality Went Too Far in Game 3, Still Wasn't Good Enough to Beat the Bulls
The Bulls took a 3-0 series lead with an ugly 88-84 win with great defense, despite terrible offense and being out-hustled on the loose balls. The Bulls won 88-84 in Indy to take a 3-0 series lead in the seven-game series, but the Pacers made sure the Bulls felt the bumps in the morning. Frank... Read more »
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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 »

Horny Notes: April 19, 2011 -- Loving to Hate Psycho T's Trap, Vogel & a Trib Writer's BR Audition, on CP3-Rose Comparisons, Collison Day-to-Day

Horny Notes: April 19, 2011 -- Loving to Hate Psycho T's Trap, Vogel & a Trib Writer's BR Audition, on CP3-Rose Comparisons, Collison Day-to-Day
As a basketball nerd, I hated Tyler Hansbrough‘s trap on Derrick Rose that led to Kyle Korver‘s three in the corner. The Indy defense broke down because T’s trap because he was defending Joakim Noah on the weak side, forcing Booz’s defender — Jeff Foster — to shift to Noah and Paul George to virtually defend... Read more »

Horny Notes: April 18, 2011 -- Deafening UC Stifled Pacers, Pacers D Wall Won't Stifle Rose, Top Bulls Plays of the Season

Horny Notes: April 18, 2011 -- Deafening UC Stifled Pacers, Pacers D Wall Won't Stifle Rose, Top Bulls Plays of the Season
Bulls fans played a huge role in their team winning Game 1. “Pacers center Roy Hibbert blamed the fans for botching his team’s ability to communicate with each other down the stretch while trying to guard Derrick Rose,” David Kaplan and Fred Mitchell wrote (Chicago Tribune). Tom Thibodeau fully expects more physical play and over-prevention... Read more »
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Pacers Played Their Best and That Wasn't Better Than the Bulls' Bad in Playoff Opener

Pacers Played Their Best and That Wasn't Better Than the Bulls' Bad in Playoff Opener
The Bulls took the playoff series opener over the Pacers 104-99, taking a 1-0 lead in the seven-game series. The Bulls never had control of the game in the first 44 minutes of the contest, but the Pacers at their best still wasn’t good enough to build an adequate cushion for themselves to steal a... Read more »