| Aug 1, 2014
| 3:28 PM
LAS VEGAS — In a rare interview, B.J. Armstrong said Derrick Rose is in good spirits, lauded the Bulls’ offseason moves and said his client’s main focus is pursuing a championship for his hometown franchise.
“I was recently out...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:08 PM
LAS VEGAS — After a fourth straight day of practice, Derrick Rose was asked how he felt on a scale of 1 to 10.
"Eleven," he said.
Sounds like a good time for an intrasquad scrimmage. That's what Friday brings, the culmination of this five-day...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:20 AM
LAS VEGAS Inside the gym where Team USA is training for next month's FIBA World Cup, you can't take two steps without tripping over one of the most talented players in the world.
Kevin Durant. Stephen Curry. Derrick Rose. Anthony Davis. DeMarcus Cousins....
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:26 PM
LAS VEGAS — In this artificial city where hope can disappear as easily as coins in a slot machine, a man of substance is working to regain his magic.
You remember public address announcer Tommy Edwards' pregame call at the United Center: From...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:41 PM
Gar Forman didn't just get hired by Jerry Krause. He learned some tricks from "The Sleuth," at least in terms of keeping the Bulls' business private.
That's why Forman's offering at last month's NBA draft combine that the Bulls could trade one or both...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:34 PM
On a recent trip to a Mexican restaurant in Chicago, Doug McDermott noticed someone in line staring at him.
"The guy was like, 'Wait, you're that 'McBuckets' guy,'" McDermott recalled last week in an interview on WGWG-FM. "That's when I knew the...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 10:02 PM
On the sixth anniversary of selecting Derrick Rose, the Bulls didn’t have the No. 1 pick in Thursday’s NBA draft.
But they own a No. 1 target. And he was drafted third overall 11 years ago.
Everything the Bulls do these days has free-...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:24 PM
Tom Thibodeau doesn't do gushing. The no-nonsense Bulls coach exists in a world of accountability and reality.
So while dismissing a question about whether his new player, Doug McDermott, is assured a rotation spot as a rookie with a typical "minutes...
| Jun 23, 2014
On Feb. 18, 2010, the Bulls traded John Salmons and two second-round picks to the Bucks for Joe Alexander and Hakim Warrick and their expiring contracts.
Hours later, they sent Tyrus Thomas to the Bobcats for two more expiring deals — Flip...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:58 PM
Vance Downs vividly remembers the first time he met Doug McDermott.
"My first impression was, 'Wow, he's small!'" the longtime coach of Ames (Iowa) High said by phone. "His father told me he was the same size at Doug's age, maybe even a little smaller....
| Jul 4, 2014
| 6:39 PM
The Bulls and Derrick Rose agree on this: Both would love to add Carmelo Anthony. And the quicker Rose's headlines are basketball-related, the better for all.
After two seasons dominated by knee injuries, Rose found himself back in the news Friday....