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Bulls vs Heat 7:30 on TNT - last gasp

We saw the Oklahoma City Thunder go down last night to the Dallas Mavericks in their last gasp.   Can the Chicago Bulls pull off a win to extend the series?   The theory is simple.   Go get this one.  It’s at home.  You’ve played this team pretty evenly most of the series, you can... Read more »

Sadly the Heat are too big, too strong, too fast, too good

This was an overtime game, and as such, a million things could have happened that didn’t that would have swung the game, starting with Derrick Rose’s missed free throw at the end which would have been the difference had the rest of the game played out similarly. We could also look at Rose’s consecutive missed... Read more »

Bulls at Heat 7:30 on TNT - Taking control

The Chicago Bulls take their talents down to South Beach for game three of the Eastern Conference Finals.   Going into an odd numbered game tied up always increased the importance of the game.   The winner has a considerable advantage for the rest of the series as the loser is typically in dire straights... Read more »

Predicted adjustments for game two

With the Miami Heat getting blown out against the Chicago Bulls, there’s definitely going to be adjustments.   After watching the game again last night and trying to break down the offensive play making for Chicago, I came up with my best guess as to how Miami decides to adjust to Chicago, and what Chicago... Read more »

How the Bulls can beat the Heat

How the Bulls can beat the Heat
Since the start of the playoffs, it looked obvious that two teams had separated themselves from the pack.   The Chicago Bulls and Miami Heat.   It seemed inevitable (at least to me) that they would meet in the Eastern Conference Finals.  No offense to Atlanta or Boston, but they simply aren’t on the same... Read more »