| Jan 7, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Derrick Rose has made it clear he does not want to recruit free agents to help him win a championship with the Bulls. Even after his latest season-ending injury, he has not budged.
But now it appears the team is forcing Rose's hand.
Late Monday the...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 9:05 PM
Up in Section 310 of the United Center, garbage man Brandon Keymon capped what he called the perfect day off with his son by watching the Bulls lose 102-88 to the Wizards from seats that cost $44.
Keymon made the trip Monday night from Braidwood,...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 8:09 PM
Nobody with the Bulls can say whether Derrick Rose will miss closer to one month or six months with a torn medial meniscus in his right knee. Yet Chicago embraced that Saturday as the good news.
Rose returned home from the West Coast to undergo...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 7:13 AM
Blow up this Bulls thing right now.
Or at least take it apart piece by piece the way Derrick Rose’s body and greatness are being removed.
Rose underwent another knee surgery Monday. This one repaired the medial meniscus in his right knee. The...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:09 AM
I have received several angry emails from people who don’t particularly care for the “We’re Not Going To Tank’’ Bandwagon that I’ve organized as I encourage the Bulls to drive toward the draft lottery.
| Sep 28, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Before media day at the Berto Center, Derrick Rose stood in his familiar No. 1 jersey inside general manager Gar Forman's second-floor office and peered through the picture window at the people on the Bulls' practice court awaiting his arrival.
| Jul 2, 2013
Upon entering the Berto Center gym Monday for a news conference to introduce the Bulls' two new draft picks, a team PR official made a reasonable request.
Reporters were asked to avoid questions of general manager Gar Forman and coach Tom Thibodeau...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Congratulations, you've almost made it to football season.
To get you through the last stretch of unwatchable baseball, I'm going to tease you with a special "visions of the future" column because the present is unbearable.
WARNING: The future will...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 6:22 PM
When Michael Reinsdorf wanted to work for his father's sports teams fresh out of the University of Arizona, his dad said no. Almost two decades later, Bulls chairman Jerry Reinsdorf did the asking.
The conversation didn't last long.
The son responded:...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 12:01 PM
I'm trying to read the tea leaves about the Bulls, and it's not easy.
Our dear Bullies took small forward Tony Snell out of New Mexico and power forward Erik Murphy out of Florida in the NBA draft, which tells me nothing. Snell is a tall, athletic...
| May 16, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Before Game 3 of the Bulls-Heat series at the United Center, Scottie Pippen presented the honorary game ball.
Seeing Pippen looking as lean and athletic as ever, I facetiously asked on Twitter whether he could stay and guard LeBron James for 10 to 12...
| May 11, 2013
| 5:23 PM
For pure entertainment, the Bulls have delivered as much compelling drama in the playoffs as anything Chicago's theater district has to offer. "The Book of Mormon" has nothing on "The Gospel According to Thibs."
They captured the imagination of a city...