| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:18 PM
TV/radio: 7 p.m. Friday; CSN, WMVP-AM 1000.
Series: First meeting. The Bulls swept the two-game series last season.
Last meeting: Marco Belinelli's 3-pointer with 5.9 seconds remaining lifted the Bulls to an 87-84 victory at home on March 23....
| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:55 PM
As the inquisition targeting Derrick Rose's early struggles has intensified, Tom Thibodeau has offered a standard response.
"This isn't a Derrick issue," he has said. "This is a Bulls issue."
Beyond basketball being such a team game, the Bulls coach...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 8:11 PM
Perhaps the only solace in losing badly to the Heat in the season opener is that the Bulls' streak of blowing fourth-quarter leads only registers three.
The Bulls led the Knicks by 10 with 7 minutes, 52 seconds left before blowing it all and needing...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:00 PM
The 2013-14 NBA season kicks off Tuesday with one of the most anticipated matchups of the year: Bulls-Heat.
Derrick Rose is back. The Heat will get their championship rings for a second straight year. And if you were looking for a better storyline on...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:22 PM
Derrick Rose shook off poor shooting early to hit clutch shots late and Carlos Boozer had 20 points and 13 rebounds to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 104-95 preseason victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night.
Chicago (7-0) remained the only...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:51 PM
Rookie Michael Carter-Williams had 26 points and 10 assists and Spencer Hawes added 18 points and 11 rebounds as the Philadelphia 76ers continued their stunning start to the season, beating the Chicago Bulls, 107-104, at Philadelphia on Saturday night....
| Oct 31, 2013
| 7:44 PM
THAT's what Chicago has been waiting for.
After 18 months recovering from a torn knee ligament, Rose was finally playing in Chicago in games that count Thursday. And in typical D-Rose fashion, he buried the winning bucket to lift the Bulls to an 82-81...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Derrick Rose is coming back to play his first real game in 18 months.
But he is not bringing another superstar with him. Drive home safely, Chicago.
Rose has looked terrific in exhibition games, attacking the basket as fearlessly as we remember and...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Three-peat is so 1988.
The term purportedly coined by Byron Scott and definitively trademarked by Pat Riley amid the Lakers' failed bid for a third consecutive NBA title in the late '80s should be discarded like the faded T-shirts bearing the slogan...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 1:10 PM
The Lakers have just $10.6 million in guaranteed salary for the 2014-15 season -- giving the team in the neighborhood of $46 million in spending power next summer.
About 14 teams project to have cap space next year, with the Lakers at the top of the...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:01 PM
Hall of Fame basketball writer Sam Smith probably has forgotten more about basketball than most people remember.
But when it came to Derrick Rose's knee injury and the backlash he took for sitting out the 2012-13 season, Smith saw something he hadn't...