| Feb 18, 2011
| 10:51 AM
In the game of basketball, the slam dunk rises literally above the rest. It excites the crowd, it pumps up a team, and it makes the highlight reel with ease.
On Saturday, all eyes will be on the NBA's annual dunk contest, an event that has...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 4:02 PM
Management is busy preparing for the draft. Derrick Rose is rehabilitating his left knee daily. The games have stopped, but the Bulls' beat never ends. And neither do your questions.
Why is next year being viewed as a tread water year? Rose should be...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 6:32 AM
On the Wednesday that many NBA rumors can become fact, the Bulls appear to be breaking up their beloved “Bench Mob.’’
That is not a good thing with the way this team is constructed.
But you know what? I have no problem making the...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 8:24 PM
As the Orlando Magic’s game against the Chicago Bulls on Friday night approached, Dwight Howard said the Magic had not faced much adversity so far in this strange, compressed regular season.
So how would the team handle hardship when it...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 4:30 PM
CHARLOTTE -- Two things were on the mind of Derrick Rose after the Bulls crushed New Orleans on Wednesday. One, he loves his team, saying: “We’re on a mission.” Two, he hopes Luol Deng will make his first NBA All-Star team.
| Oct 10, 2011
| 8:26 PM
If you want to see Derrick Rose and the Bulls take on Dirk Nowitzki and the defending NBA champion Mavericks on Nov. 1, you'll have to fire up a video game.
That delicious matchup — as well as all teams' regular-season games from Nov. 1 to 14 ...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 8:27 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — You can clock Derrick Rose in the head, as Jeff Foster did midway through the third quarter.
You can throw long-armed defenders at him like Paul George or try fresh looks like Dahntay Jones. You can even harass him into 4-for-18...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 6:34 AM
Another playoff game and the same problems for the Indiana Pacers, they just can't find a way to finish. The Blue & Gold let a 5 point lead slip away in the fourth quarter as the Bulls won 88 to 84 to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the first round...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 7:26 AM
Richard Hamilton just made everybody better.
I can’t stand exhibition games. They stink in all sports. So, maybe my level of expectation Tuesday night was below even Caleb Hanie’s quarterback rating, but omigod, what an exhibition game...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:54 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — The Bulls won't know whether their first-round playoff opponent is Philadelphia or New York until Thursday, the final night of this crazy, compressed season.
Fittingly, particularly for a focused team that easily dispatched the...
| May 8, 2012
| 8:38 AM
With the Bulls on the brink of elimination, Richard Hamilton said they have to make it personal, and I’m wondering, why didn’t that start after Game 2?
The Bulls got torched in that second half the last time they played in the United Center....