Tag: NBA Playoffs

A Letter to LeBron James

A Letter to LeBron James
Let me first apologize for this being a little late; see my miserable, monotonous  life demands I work for nine hours a day, you know, the type of life that forces one to regularly seek refuge in  diversionary outlets-say sports for example. Yep, admittedly, you could say my life is not quite befitting of a King. ... Read more »

Closing Thoughts on the Bulls: Moving Forward

Painful. Heartbreaking. Tear-jerking. It wasn’t supposed to end this way. Derrick Rose looking every bit the untested age of 22. Tom Thibodeau acting every bit the dogmatic to a fault rookie head coach. Clichés-(like this one) come into existence for a reason, they are widely applicable. An appropriate cliché for this Bulls team-“If it’s too... Read more »

A Short Letter to God about the Bulls

A Short Letter to God about the Bulls
Hey God-Steve here. It’s been a while since I’ve solicited your services; I generally try to respect your busy schedule and plate full of responsibilities. This however is an emergency. I understand the world is chock full of pressing issues and concerns-extremism of various sorts-(you’re probably quite familiar with the religious variety),  famine, violence, climate change,... Read more »
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Give Me The Mild Sauce? Kyle Korver's 3pt % In the Playoffs

Give Me The Mild Sauce?  Kyle Korver's 3pt % In the Playoffs
Kyle Korver’s production is important to the Chicago Bulls moving forward against the Miami Heat. His range can spread out the Miami Heat defense, and open up driving lanes for Derrick Rose. Through the first two games of the Miami series, Kyle is shooting 28.5% from beyond the arc, well below his season and playoff... Read more »

Why We Hate the Miami Heat

Why We Hate the Miami Heat
“…I’m going to take my talents to South Beach and join the Miami Heat. …”   And with that statement by LeBron James, the national contempt for the Miami Heat was born. From that moment on, anything and everything associated with the Miami Heat, elicited a level of vitriol typically reserved for violent criminals and... Read more »

LeBron's Alleged $172k Cinco de Mayo Celebration in Vegas

LeBron's Alleged $172k Cinco de Mayo Celebration in Vegas
I’m not sure how you celebrated Cinco de Mayo, but I think my solo fiesta included  a 12 pack of Corona priced at $12.99, as well as some Fajitas from a local Mexican supermarket priced at $4.99. Then again, those could have been my expenditures on any number of days, it happening on Cinco de Mayo would of simply been a coincidence... Read more »
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Derrick Rose vs LeBron James: A Quick Comparison

Derrick Rose vs LeBron James: A Quick Comparison
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Regular Season vs. Playoffs: A Statistical Analysis of the Chicago Bulls

Regular Season vs. Playoffs: A Statistical Analysis of the Chicago Bulls
Regular Season vs. 10 Playoff Games Offense Through 10 playoff games, the Chicago Bulls have shot 3.39% worse than during their 82 regular season games.  They have been able to make up for some of the loss of scoring (down 3.52 points per game from 98.62 to 95.1 PPG) by getting to the free throw... Read more »

Tom Thibodeau - NBA Coach of the Year

Tom Thibodeau - NBA Coach of the Year
2011 NBA Coach of the Year Multiple sources have reported that Tom Thibodeau has won the 2011 NBA Coach of the Year award.  The first year coach led the Chicago Bulls to a 62-20 record, the #1 seed overall in the NBA.  The Bulls are set to open the second round of the NBA Playoffs... Read more »
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Five Memorable Game Fives in Bulls History

On Tuesday night at the UC, the Bulls and Pacers will meet in Game 5 of what has been an unexpectedly highly contested  first round match-up. Game Fives, per the nature of the playoff format, are generally pivotal contests, rarely lacking the intrigue and drama for which Playoff lore is based. Now with that said, being... Read more »
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