| Oct 30, 2014
| 7:20 PM
Rookies can play inconsistently. But one thing that has been consistent has been Tom Thibodeau's praise of Doug McDermott and Nikola Mirotic.
"Our rookies have done a good job from the moment they've gotten here," Thibodeau said after practice Thursday....
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:18 PM
Derrick Rose returned from missing four of five games to sprained ankles and posted 24 points and seven assists in 33 minutes as the Bulls downed the Pistons 102-91 Monday night at the United Center. Joakim Noah added 13 points, 14...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:50 PM
The play took four seconds, maybe five. But it distilled a summer's worth of possibilities and dreaming into one delicious sequence.
An active Joakim Noah skied for a rebound. He hit Derrick Rose with an outlet pass. Quick as a blur, Rose dribbled...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 10:13 PM
The most unfortunate byproduct of Derrick Rose’s successive season-ending knee injuries is robbing a former most valuable player of two seasons from his prime and the Bulls of untold victories and perhaps greater franchise glory.
But there's a...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Jimmy Butler gave Chris Johnson a simple rule when he decided to use the Houston-based skills trainer this offseason.
"When we first started working out, he told me, 'If he's not on my team, I'm not working out with him,'" Johnson said by phone Friday....
| Oct 9, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Two weeks into training camp and nobody has gotten injured, including the mail carrier who brings your questions to the Tribune Tower. OK, so they’re actually emailed but this is an old-school mailbag.
Will the Bulls’ defense suffer with all...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 8:25 PM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- The funny thing is, Doug McDermott experienced no nerves Tuesday night.
Admittedly jittery for Monday’s exhibition opener, McDermott fared well that night and eagerly looked forward to Tuesday, a game the Bulls eventually...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 5:36 PM
Aaron Brooks didn't need to review the career-reviving roles backup point guards like C.J. Watson, John Lucas III, Nate Robinson and D.J. Augustin have performed for the Bulls.
All the Seattle native had to do was listen to Robinson — who, uh,...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:55 PM
NBA general managers may have felt this week like siblings watching the stack of presents swell under the tree in the days before Christmas.
Look, there's LeBron James next to the electric train set!
Wow, that's Carmelo Anthony beneath the stockings!...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 8:52 PM
LAS VEGAS — The 2014-15 Bulls are taking shape. They’re just not making it official yet.
League sources said Kirk Hinrich will follow Pau Gasol and officially sign in the coming days. Nikola Mirotic tweeted that he will “fulfill a...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 8:22 PM
WASHINGTON — In a season where overcoming odds has been the norm, the Bulls' trademark defiance ceded to disappointment Sunday afternoon.
"It's very disappointing to get in a hole like that," coach Tom Thibodeau said.
Playing without the...