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Tom Thibodeau

Tom Thibodeau
Tom Thibodeau was named head coach of the Chicago Bulls in June 2010. He has been an assistant coach in the NBA since 1989. This is his first job as a head coach.
Tom Thibodeau was named head coach of the Chicago Bulls in June 2010. He has been an assistant coach in the NBA since 1989. This is his first job as a head coach. « Show less

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  • If Bulls management and coach don't bend, realistic NBA title hopes end

    If Bulls management and coach don't bend, realistic NBA title hopes end
    A nationally respected college sports figure who lives outside the Chicago area texted a question Friday impossible to answer without cramping my thumbs. "So why is (Tom) Thibodeau going to leave?" he asked. The implication, based on subsequent texts:...
  • 4 offseason scenarios that will test Bulls fans' nerves

    4 offseason scenarios that will test Bulls fans' nerves
    When the final horn sounded on the Bulls' 2014-15 season, there was almost a feeling of relief that it was over. After five years with nothing to show but an Eastern Conference finals appearance followed by season after season of injuries to key...
  • Bulls bow out of playoffs meekly in Game 6 loss to Cavaliers

     Bulls bow out of playoffs meekly in Game 6 loss to Cavaliers
    If Thursday marked Tom Thibodeau's final game as Bulls coach, and really, even if it didn't, the greatness of LeBron James will taint his tenure forever. Just like Michael Jordan foiled so many great teams and coaches during the dynasty — the...
  • NBA doesn't downgrade Taj Gibson's flagrant foul in Game 5 fracas

    NBA doesn't downgrade Taj Gibson's flagrant foul in Game 5 fracas
    The NBA retroactively assessed a technical foul to Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova for his role in the altercation Tuesday that led to Taj Gibson's ejection with 10 minutes, 25 seconds left in Game 5. Gibson's flagrant-2 foul didn't get downgraded,...
  • With season on line, Bulls respond like they just wanted it to end

    With season on line, Bulls respond like they just wanted it to end
    With five minutes left Thursday in the Bulls' season-ending 94-73 loss to the Cavaliers, thousands of fans at the United Center started flocking to the exits. They should have stayed to boo this team into the offseason. That's what the Bulls...
  • Stunned Bulls have no answers, left with only questions about future

    Stunned Bulls have no answers, left with only questions about future
    They were dazed and certainly confused. No one on the Bulls expected the season to end like this, with a 94-73 demolition by the Cavaliers. "Of course you're going to be shell-shocked," Taj Gibson said. "We put work in all year to get to this moment....
  • What a joke: Derrick Rose gets outplayed by a walk-on

    What a joke: Derrick Rose gets outplayed by a walk-on
    LeBron James couldn’t shoot or handle the ball, and made it worse by getting into foul trouble. Kyrie Irving came up lame and played only 12 minutes. But in a win-or-walk playoff game with so much falling his way, Derrick Rose, the Bulls’...
  • Bulls' likely divorce from Tom Thibodeau looks like it could get messy

    Bulls' likely divorce from Tom Thibodeau looks like it could get messy
    Knowingly or not, Tom Thibodeau issued the first salvo late Thursday in what promises to be an intriguing, sometimes messy game of chicken. "Until they tell me I'm not, I expect to be here," Thibodeau said after the Bulls' season-ending loss to the...
  • Bulls counting on Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler for trip to promised land

    Bulls counting on Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler for trip to promised land
    In many ways, Derrick Rose's first full postseason since 2011 served as a microcosm for his season. There were flashes of burst and brilliance, like when he blasted to the basket to tie Game 4 against the Cavaliers before LeBron James sank his game-...
  • ASK IRA: Can Heat bypass Cavs or Hawks next season?

    ASK IRA: Can Heat bypass Cavs or Hawks next season?
    Q: Ira, this is the second consecutive year the top two seeds have advanced to the Eastern Conference finals. If that's what it takes to get there next year, do you see the Heat finishing in the top two? -- Aaron. A: I assume you're asking whether the...
  • NBA playoffs: Cavaliers banged up, Bulls in limbo with coach

    NBA playoffs: Cavaliers banged up, Bulls in limbo with coach
    LeBron James should have had a stethoscope hanging around his neck as he reeled off the latest medical updates on him and his teammates. "It goes without saying that we're banged up right now," the pseudo Dr. J said Saturday. As they prepare to meet...