| Oct 9, 2008
| 10:09 PM
An announced crowd of 16,440 visited the United Center on Thursday night to see the Bulls debuts of No. 1 pick Derrick Rose and coach Vinny Del Negro.
Nobody knows if their respective careers will arc to triumphant points where, one day, 30,000 will...
| Oct 10, 2008
| 8:29 PM
For one third-quarter stretch during Friday night's 102-95 loss to the Pacers at Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, Vinny Del Negro's vision coalesced.
Players, most notably Thabo Sefolosha, guarded passing lanes and forced turnovers. Lanes were filled....
| Oct 14, 2008
| 10:58 PM
Drew Gooden was speaking casually the other day about Bulls coach Vinny Del Negro, and as often happens with the gregarious forward, the conversation took a humorous turn.
"As long as you work hard," Gooden said with a mischievous smile, "you can take...
| Nov 2, 2008
| 12:20 AM
By all accounts, Derrick Rose is one of those players who becomes more assertive as he becomes more assimilated.
Saturday night at the United Center, in part prodded by a pregame talk from coach Vinny Del Negro, Rose's pass-first, shoot-later mentality...
| Nov 3, 2008
| 8:54 PM
The Bulls lost a game Monday night they had no business winning, even if they somehow kept getting chances in the Magic's 96-93 victory.
The Bulls surrendered runs of 13-0 and 17-1, committed 18 turnovers that led to 26 Magic points and allowed 16...
| Nov 5, 2008
| 10:07 PM
Just less than eight minutes remained in the second quarter of the Bulls' 107-93 loss to the Cavaliers on Wednesday night when Ben Gordon fired a pass out of bounds that had been intended for Andres Nocioni.
As the ball rattled off the scorer's table,...
| Nov 7, 2008
| 9:39 PM
Bulls coach Vinny Del Negro insisted he was not trying to make a statement Friday night when he changed two starters in his lineup.
Perhaps not. But the entire team seemed to get the message.
The Bulls won their third game of the season in impressive...
| Nov 9, 2008
Not only do the Bulls no longer have a crowded backcourt, the number of their available players is dwindling as well.
With Kirk Hinrich, Drew Gooden, Larry Hughes and Michael Ruffin injured and in street clothes, the Bulls dressed just 10 players...
| Nov 11, 2008
| 10:34 PM
As a captain for the second year, Luol Deng has vowed to be more vocal this season.
His plea Tuesday night came through loud and clear.
"C'mon guys!" Deng shouted to his teammates after Hawks big man Al Horford beat Joakim Noah downcourt yet again to...
| Apr 5, 2008
| 9:57 PM
The Washington Wizards are jockeying for better playoff position. The Bulls simply are trying to stave off elimination from the Eastern Conference postseason party.
Playing without two of their stars— Antawn Jamison (right shoulder sprain) and...
| Apr 7, 2008
| 4:02 PM
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Everyone geeked up for the home opener today? The awesome Bob Vanderberg sure is, and I want what he's on. Fun fact: Vandy, the...