Posts tagged "ronnie brewer"

Schuhmann: Brewer's Shutting Down D-Wade in the ECF

Schuhmann: Brewer's Shutting Down D-Wade in the ECF
Dwyane Wade’s numbers are considerably worse with Ronnie Brewer on the floor through Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals, John Schuhmann found (NBA.com): In the series, Wade is shooting just 5-for-15 (33 percent) from the field, including 0-for-7 from midrange with Brewer on the floor. He’s shooting 16-for-35 (46 percent) with Brewer on the... Read more »

Horny Notes: April 26, 2011 -- D-Rose Playing Game 5, Bench Mob Benched, Boozer's Downs, Coach Korver

Horny Notes: April 26, 2011 -- D-Rose Playing Game 5, Bench Mob Benched, Boozer's Downs, Coach Korver
Derrick Rose is “definitely playing” Game 5 on Tuesday. He participated in Tuesday’s walk through, did some shooting, but didn’t practice; he was out of the precautionary walking boot and in shoes (K.C. Johnson, Twitter). .bbpBox62921850224787456 {background:url(http://a2.twimg.com/profile_background_images/35669026/dunk_small.jpg) #000000;padding:20px;} p.bbpTweet{background:#fff;padding:10px 12px 10px 12px;margin:0;min-height:48px;color:#000;font-size:18px !important;line-height:22px;-moz-border-radius:5px;-webkit-border-radius:5px} p.bbpTweet span.metadata{display:block;width:100%;clear:both;margin-top:8px;padding-top:12px;height:40px;border-top:1px solid #fff;border-top:1px solid #e6e6e6} p.bbpTweet span.metadata span.author{line-height:19px} p.bbpTweet span.metadata span.author... Read more »

Catch n' Shoot: April 13, 2011 -- Pruiti's Playoff Previews, Kobe & the Homophobic F-Word, Why LeBron is MVP

Catch n' Shoot: April 13, 2011 -- Pruiti's Playoff Previews, Kobe & the Homophobic F-Word, Why LeBron is MVP
For the best NBA playoff previews, go to NBAPlaybook.com. Sebastian Pruiti posted his complete Bulls-Pacers preview — which I reviewed — and is currently working on Heat-76ers and Celtics-Knicks. The West is shaping a bit more, as all NBA teams play on Wednesday, the final night of the season (Zach Lowe, The Point Forward): 1.)... Read more »
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D-Rose Dunks All Over MSG; Bulls Beat Knicks, Tie Spurs for Best Record

D-Rose Dunks All Over MSG; Bulls Beat Knicks, Tie Spurs for Best Record
After game #81, the Bulls are tied for the best record in the NBA after handling the Knicks 103-90. It also marks the first season since the Jordan Era in which the Bulls beat every team in The Association. The inevitable question after the Bulls (61-19) 103-90 victory over the Knicks (42-39) in New York... Read more »

Horny Notes: April 11, 2011 -- Bulls at the Top, the Rest Question, Brewer's Immense Defensive Value, the "MVP Conversation"

Horny Notes: April 11, 2011 -- Bulls at the Top, the Rest Question, Brewer's Immense Defensive Value, the "MVP Conversation"
The Bulls are #1 in the Schedule-Adjusted Offensive and Defensive Ratings. (Neil Paine, Basketball-Reference) Everything besides “don’t count out [insert historically good or high hoped team here]” says the Bulls should get to the Finals and put on a show, if not win it all. That said, if Noah isn’t a double-double machine, fuck hoping... Read more »

Bulls Kick Kings Down and Urinate All Over Them

Bulls Kick Kings Down and Urinate All Over Them
The Bulls ran up the score on the Kings for a very important 40-point blowout. Whether they dated back to Friday’s loss in Indy or their opponent’s monster comeback loss at the United Center in Dec. 2009, the Bulls (50-19) had urges and decided to mercilessly take them out on the Kings (17-52) Monday in... Read more »
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Schuhmann: Bulls Bench Adding Immense Value to Maintaining Game Control

Schuhmann: Bulls Bench Adding Immense Value to Maintaining Game Control
John Schuhmann’s analysis of lineups across the league have the Bulls bench among the most efficient all-around units. Early in the season, the “we need to play 48-minutes of good basketball” meme addressed what seemed to be a crisis for the Bulls. They were consistently having disastrous starts in the second quarter and losing advantages... 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 »

Bulls Reportedly Offered Brewer for Mayo

Bulls Reportedly Offered Brewer for Mayo
What’s more stupid: the Bulls willing to overpay for a fourth scoring option or the Grizzlies turning down a cross-conference deal for juvenile “competitive reasons?” The Bulls reportedly offered Ronnie Brewer and two #1 picks and a #2 pick for O.J. Mayo before the trade deadline. Even dumber and more baffling, the Grizzlies turned it... Read more »
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Stomach Ulcers Could Keep Rose Out Against Magic

Stomach Ulcers Could Keep Rose Out Against Magic
Derrick Rose didn’t practice Wednesday and Thursday due to two stomach ulcers, K.C. Johnson reported at the Chicago Tribune. “It’s real painful for me to eat, drink, swallow,” Rose said. “They gave me some medication for it. .. I haven’t been able to eat anything, so my energy is kind of low. But I should... Read more »