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Very in depth Chicago Bulls Season Preview

Very in depth Chicago Bulls Season Preview
His Adidas commercial portrays the scene pretty darn accurately as all of Chicago went silent when Derrick Rose clutched his knee in the first game of the Bulls’ opening round playoff series against the 76ers with the worst coming true; a torn ACL.  With Rose’s return questionable for this season, the Bulls must simply survive... Read more »

Bulls Winning Pct. with and without each member of starting five

Bulls Winning Pct. with and without each member of starting five
Yes, the team with the very best record in the NBA this season is proving right the December belief that in the 2011-12 season of many back-t0-backs and shortened preseason that depth would be key. The very definition of irony, Carlos Boozer is the only member of the Chicago Bulls starting five not to miss... Read more »

Bulls-Hawks Playoffs Series: Separating Noise from the News

I know, I know, it’s the NBA playoffs, so everything is magnified 1000 x every game, but observers of the Chicago Bulls-Atlanta Hawks series need to regain some perspective. It seems that every game, “the momentum” shifts 180 degrees to whoever just won the last game, and whether the media actually says it or not,... Read more »

Carlos Boozer's Game in Severe Decline, Hope for Recovery?

The Chicago Bulls and the L.A. Lakers have the same exact problem this NBA postseason. They have to rely too heavily on their star guard (Derrick Rose and Kobe Bryant) because their “star” players at the four, Carlos Boozer and Pau Gasol are just not getting it done. It got so bad in Chicago that... Read more »

Luol Deng Named British Born Player of the Year by UK Hoops Media

The United Kingdom’s Basketball Journalists Association has deemed Chicago small forward Luol Deng the worldwide British born player of the year. He takes home the Syd Lipski award. The Londoner starred for Great Britain in last summer’s Eurobasket qualifiers before having probably his best season in his NBA career. Deng became a legitimate second scoring... Read more »

Bulls Take Game Three 88-84, Just 1 Win Away from Moving On

Hey look at that! A Luol Deng sighting! The Chicago Bulls finally got a legitimate second scoring option in their 88-84 win over the Indiana Pacers, as Deng contributed 21 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists. Derrick Rose FINALLY got some scoring help. -He sure didn’t get any offense from Carlos Boozer, who scored a... Read more »

Bulls vs. Pacers: View From Indy with Fox 59's Brittany Diehl

Today we brought in the talented and lovely Brittany Diehl from Fox 59 News in Indianapolis to talk about all things Indiana sports. Including the Bulls vs. Pacers NBA Playoffs series. Here’s your opportunity to hear what the opponents media has to say about Game 3 and beyond. We even, out of season, hit on... Read more »

Bulls Winning Formula: Rebounding, Defense, Depth and Chemistry

Derrick Rose put on another MVP like performance. He scored 26 to lead the Chicago Bulls over the Miami Heat 93-89 Thursday night in a showdown between two of the Eastern Conference’s three top teams. Chicago beat Miami by three at the United Center last month, and this one, with possible seeding and therefore postseason... Read more »

Bulls Exorcise Demons in 106-94 Win over Charlotte Bobcats

“This is a team we lost to twice. We haven’t played well against them either time. We talked about that a lot the last couple of days. We came out focused and played a very good game,” said Bulls guard Kyle Korver of the Charlotte Bobcats. “Losing to a team like that twice, you just... Read more »

No one's talking about Luol Deng and Taj Gibson this Preseason

The biggest Chicago Bulls stories this NBA preseason have revolved around their bigs: the possibility of trading/and later the signing of Joakim Noah and the injury to splashy offseason acquisition Carlos Boozer. This has taken attention away from the other solid, if not spectacular players on Chicago’s front line: small forward Luol Deng, the man... Read more »