| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Count coach Mike Krzyzewski as one of many Chicagoans hoping to see Derrick Rose return to form.
Rose was named Monday as one of 19 players on the USA World Cup national team training camp roster, which will practice in Las Vegas from July 28 to Aug....
| Jul 10, 2014
| 9:16 PM
Carmelo Anthony’s agonizing extended into another day.
Despite reports Anthony would make his return to the Knicks official on Thursday, the Bulls still hadn’t been notified of the All-Star forward’s intentions as the first full day of...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 6:27 AM
For those of you keeping score at home, the Bulls lost the D.J. Augustin 25-point game and the Taj Gibson 32-point game.
They won the Mike Dunleavy 35-point game, but just barely and only because Nene was kicked out for being stupid. If Nene had stuck...
| May 20, 2014
| 7:28 PM
By the time this mailbag is fully answered, Tom Thibodeau may or may not be linked to a job at Salem (Mass.) State, his Division III alma mater. On to your questions:
What’s the status of Thibodeau and why so many rumors? -- Jim, Chicago
| Mar 24, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Dear Stupid (and you people saying Joakim Noah is the Defensive Player of the Year know who you are):
I heard it from Kevin McHale when the Bulls beat the Rockets recently. Stop it.
I heard it again during the TV broadcasts of Bulls’ struggle...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 10:00 PM
This is a tale of two interviews. Well, two halves of the same interview.
The first, sunnier half is the best reason to talk to John Turturro (whose “Fading Gigolo,” which he wrote, directed and stars in, opens Friday): He’s been part...
| May 24, 2014
| 2:34 PM
The Lakers were well-represented on Friday at a BDA Sports workout in Santa Monica.
Featuring potential lottery prospects Aaron Gordon (Arizona) and Zach LaVine (UCLA), General Manager Mitch Kupchak and owner-executive Jim Buss were on hand to scout two...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 8:30 PM
CHICAGO — The Orlando Magic can breathe a sigh of relief.
They won't play another regular-season road game for at least six and a half months.
Their 2013-14 road slate ended Monday night with an ugly, turnover-filled 108-95 loss to the Chicago...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 5:20 PM
56-26 (Home: 35-6; Road: 21-20)
vs. 8. ATLANTA
38-44 (Home: 24-17; Road: 14-27)
Season series: Tied, 2-2.
Key stat: Even with its epic late-season slide, Indiana still ranked second in the league by giving up only 92.3 points per...
| May 29, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Former Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Clippers coach Vinny Del Negro is a serious candidate for the Minnesota Timberwolves' vacancy, according to multiple reports.
Sources told ESPN.com that Del Negro, who is also being considered for the Cleveland...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 9:18 PM
WASHINGTON — Throughout this season, at points where matters looked most dire, Tom Thibodeau would cite the losses of Derrick Rose and Luol Deng and talk about the Bulls' fight.
Never has that trait been more impressively on display than Friday...