| Oct 20, 2014
| 8:13 PM
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Derrick Rose would never admit it.
But that certainly looked like someone reminding Kyrie Irving who is a former NBA most valuable player instead of a backup — as Rose was to Irving in this summer's FIBA World Cup for USA...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 8:49 PM
Derrick Rose hit another milestone in his second comeback tour Sunday.
The Bulls guard took charge down the stretch, logging fourth quarter minutes for the first time this preseason as he helped the Bulls hold off the Hornets 101-96 at the United...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 3:32 PM
Mike Dunleavy is likely to return to action Sunday after a sore left knee kept him out of two of the Bulls’ last three exhibitions
Coach Tom Thibodeau pronounced the Bulls forward fit after practice Saturday at the Advocate Center.
| Oct 16, 2014
| 9:20 PM
Because both grew up in Iowa and both attended Creighton, some pregame chatter Thursday night at the United Center focused on comparisons between Doug McDermott and Kyle Korver.
"I think our games are a lot different," McDermott said.
Indeed, the more...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Think about it: Pau Gasol hasn't started a training camp with a completely new franchise since before his rookie season with the Grizzlies in 2001.
But think, also, about this: The only previous time he switched teams, getting traded from the...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 5:57 PM
For a player whose achievement comes mostly from his activity, Joakim Noah is walking a fine line this preseason.
On the one hand, the Bulls are being conservative and playing Noah limited minutes thus far after the All-NBA center had offseason left...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 2:18 PM
It’s a new season, but Patrick Kane’s post-home game routine doesn’t seem to have changed.
The Blackhawks’ star dined Saturday at Chicago Cut (as he is known to do after home games) following his team’s win against the...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 8:22 PM
Even statisticians need the preseason to get their regular-season mojo going.
"They took two blocks away from me," Pau Gasol said, smiling, late Saturday night in Milwaukee. "That happens. I'll let it slide because it's preseason."
The Bulls' prized...
| 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 9, 2014
| 9:25 PM
Jimmy Butler didn't wait around for the cable guy this offseason. Ensconced in Houston, his house featured limited diversions, all the better to work on a jump shot that kept fans waiting last season.
"It was very boring down there," Butler said. "We...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 8:18 PM
The Bulls opened their preseason schedule Monday night at the United Center with the end in mind.
Neither Derrick Rose nor Joakim Noah played in the second half of the 85-81 loss to the Wizards, and coach Tom Thibodeau said Noah is almost certain not to...