| Dec 22, 2007
| 10:48 PM
Was it Elizabeth Barrett Browning who wrote, "How do I lose thee Bulls? Let me count the ways."
In yet another embarrassing blowout, this time 116-98 to the Houston Rockets, the Bulls lost again Saturday night because of poor play from their bench...
| Dec 26, 2007
| 9:34 PM
And then they were 9-17.
And so went the continuation of this discouraging Bulls season here Wednesday night in a 94-79 loss to the San Antonio Spurs.
Been there. Seen that.
Somehow, interim coach Pete Myers was unable to get the Bulls shots to go...
| Dec 28, 2007
| 9:12 PM
Jim Boylan's Friday started at 6 a.m. with his Labrador retriever staring him in the face, demanding a walk, and piles of garbage and recycling to take to the curb.
It ended, near 10 p.m., with him strolling down a United Center hallway, a 103-99 Bulls...
| Dec 30, 2007
| 8:27 PM
The only thing missing from the Bulls' 100-83 Sunday matinee victory over the Knicks was a group hug.
And since league rules dictate a 10-minute cooling-off period before reporters enter the locker room, perhaps that happened privately as well.
| Dec 31, 2007
| 8:14 PM
On one hand, the Bulls' 112-110 overtime loss Monday afternoon to the Magic resembled gritty efforts of seasons past, a stark contrast to several blowouts from earlier this season.
On the other, moral victories don't exist in professional sports,...
| Jan 2, 2008
| 10:27 PM
The teasing of Joakim Noah began early Wednesday, with Ben Gordon joking at the morning shootaround that Noah can't dunk so why bother throwing him a lob pass.
It continued before the Bulls' 109-97 victory over the Bobcats, with Ben Wallace claiming...
| Jan 3, 2008
| 10:37 PM
Often in his five-game tenure as interim coach, Jim Boylan has said "the season is slipping away" for reasons behind many of his decisions.
Boylan never expected Ben Gordon to present a literal enactment of his phrase Thursday night in the Bulls'...
| Jan 5, 2008
| 10:15 PM
After the drama of the Bulls' 94-93 victory over the Kings ended Saturday night, the comedy began.
"I don't know if I could've taken another overtime game, so I'm glad I sent my best free-throw shooter to the line and he came through," interim coach...
| Jan 8, 2008
| 10:23 PM
Since Jim Boylan took over as coach, the Bulls have squeaked by a Kings team missing its top two scorers and four rotation players.
They have dawdled for most of three quarters against a listless Bobcats team before pulling away for a convincing victory....
| Jan 9, 2008
| 8:03 PM
Kirk Hinrich, mostly a private type, rolled his eyes and sarcastically said "great" when told the Tribune had some off-the-court questions for him.
Nevertheless, he sat for the latest installment of "Meet the Bulls," which included several questions from...
| Jan 11, 2008
| 9:07 PM
This is how you bury a bad home loss and open a critical, four-game trip.
This is how you answer critics, overcome injury and illness and put a foolish rookie mistake in the background.
With Luol Deng sidelined, the flu bug sweeping through the team and...
| Jan 13, 2008
| 7:09 PM
The Bulls did a better job of defending assistant coach Ron Adams' authority than the Hawks.
After voting to make Joakim Noah sit for a second game as punishment for his tirade against Adams on Friday, the Bulls repeatedly were burned in transition...