Category: Chicago Bulls

Taj Gibson: Bulls Were Out to Avenge Embarrassing Loss More Than to Break the Heat’s Streak

Friday, March 29th, 2013

Wednesday's game between the Chicago Bulls and Miami Heat will long be remembered as the game that halted the second-longest winning streak in NBA history. The way Taj Gibson describes it in this interview, however, was that the Bulls were out to avenge an 86-67 loss to the Heat on ...

Tom Thibodeau On the Status of Derrick Rose: “To Me Nothing Has Really Changed”

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

The Chicago Bulls have been forced to play the first 52 games of the season without star point guard Derrick Rose. The former NBA MVP is still recovering from a torn ACL suffered in last year's first round playoff series against the Philadelphia 76ers. While he continues to take the ...

Charles Barkley Sees Three, Maybe Five Teams that Can Win the NBA Championship this Season

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

It has been a wild first half of the season in the NBA with no shortage of storylines. The Memphis Grizzlies -- yes the Grizzlies -- looked like a legitimate NBA Championship contender out West but then they decided to trade their leading scorer, Rudy Gay, to Toronto to free ...

Dennis Rodman: NBA Teams Today are Trying to Buy Rings Instead of Playing to Win One

Friday, February 8th, 2013

Just when you think Dennis Rodman has done everything crazy that you could possibly think of, think again. The Hall of Fame basketball player has a children's book these days, but says he's continuing to travel the world like he did when he was a player. He discusses his career, his ...

Adrian Peterson Has Advice for Derrick Rose and Expresses Surprise over Lovie Smith’s Firing

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

Adrian Peterson knows what Derrick Rose is going through. Rose is battling back from an ACL tear just like the one that Peterson recovered from so quickly last year. Peterson might be the MVP only a year after wrecking his knee, and he believes Rose can do the exact same ...

Tom Thibodeau Explains Why He Hasn’t Gone Small with the Bulls’ Lineup While Others Have

Monday, January 7th, 2013

While many teams in the NBA have gone to smaller lineups, most notably the Miami Heat, Tom Thibodeau and the Chicago Bulls haven't -- at least not on a regular basis. Thibodeau, whose team enters the week 18-13 despite not having guard Derrick Rose, maintains that flexibility is important while ...

Joakim Noah, Chicago Bulls Motivated To Succeed Without Derrick Rose

Monday, October 29th, 2012

It's hard to know exactly what to expect from the Chicago Bulls this season as they'll be without superstar Derrick Rose for most, if not all, of the season. His exact return isn't known, and that's leading folks to "sleep on the Bulls" as Joakim Noah puts it in the ...

Phil Jackson Believes LeBron James Has All The Physical Attributes To Be Better Than Michael Jordan, Speaks On Becoming An NBA GM

Monday, October 8th, 2012

The last time we heard from Phil Jackson, he was speaking to HBO Real Sports in June from his home in Montana about retired life. Jackson appeared on ESPN Chicago with Waddle and Silvy this past week to discuss all the hot topics as the NBA preseason is set to ...

Tom Thibodeau Gets Four-Year Extension And Believes There’s A Good Chance Derrick Rose Will Return Before Regular Season Ends

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

Chicago Bulls fans can breathe a sigh of relief. Tom Thibodeau has received a four-year contract extension. The Bulls head coach is now signed through 2016-17 and will now look to restore faith in his team that will be without star point guard Derrick Rose. Rose, who tore his ACL in ...

Tom Thibodeau Remains Disappointed By Short Playoff Stint, But Not By Season Overall

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

After a few days to think about an early playoff exit against the eighth-seeded Philadelphia 76ers, Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau remained disappointed by the end of the season. As for the season in general, he has no complaints. The Bulls earned the top seed in the East but saw ...