| Apr 29, 2013
| 7:45 PM
NEW YORK — Over lunch in Las Vegas last summer, Bulls general manager Gar Forman and free-agent NBA center Jason Collins met to discuss what Collins might offer Chicago.
The word pioneer never came up.
"A very, very impressive guy,'' Forman...
| May 6, 2013
Unwittingly, Chicago's most unsympathetic sports figure of late elicited a degree of sympathy late Saturday night inside the Bulls' ebullient locker room at the Barclays Center.
Derrick Rose awkwardly maneuvered himself through the celebration of the...
| May 4, 2013
| 9:41 PM
NEW YORK — Emotion carried Joakim Noah off the Barclays Center court and into the first row of seats.
The only person who could take Noah away from Bulls teammates and coaches celebrating an inspired 99-93 victory Saturday night over the Nets in...
| May 8, 2013
MIAMI — During one of countless conversations before the 2011 NBA draft, Bulls general manager Gar Forman asked Marquette coach Buzz Williams to project Jimmy Butler's professional future based on coaching him for three seasons.
| Mar 29, 2013
| 4:50 PM
The same day Derrick Rose had surgery to repair the torn ACL in his left knee, his older brother Reggie Rose told me how a similar knee injury adversely affected his college basketball career.
No doubt Reggie's unfortunate experience is influencing...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 11:13 PM
On one side of the Bulls locker room late Thursday night, C.J. Watson joyfully jogged his memory and came up with nothing.
On the other, a frustrated Derrick Rose racked his brain.
Neither Bulls guard could recall having a game quite like the 96-86...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 7:18 AM
The Bulls are about to start a back-to-back-to-back stretch of games. Thank you, Mr. Lockout.
This week’s Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday special is the centerpiece of seven games in nine days. Thanks again, Mr. Lockout.
What makes this even dumber is...
| Oct 30, 2012
WGN-TV is celebrating the Chicago Bulls on our newscasts all day Tuesday.
Here's what you can expect:
WGN Morning News, 4 to 9 a.m.
7:10 a.m. – Benny the Bull
7:15 a.m. – Former Chicago Bull Bill Wennington in-studio interview
| Oct 31, 2012
With a nervous chuckle, the most experienced general manager among Chicago's five major professional sports teams pondered his new distinction.
Promoted by the Bulls in May 2009 two months before the Blackhawks elevated Stan Bowman, Gar Forman became...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 7:24 PM
Amid the civic uncertainty Saturday night over Derrick Rose's basketball future created by the torn ACL in his left knee came hope from the unlikeliest of places: on a mound inside a baseball park six miles south.
At U.S. Cellular Field hours after...
| May 2, 2012
| 8:40 PM
Not that long ago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau stood at a podium after a rare lousy performance and implored players in his own inimitable way.
"Do. Your. Job.'' Thibodeau barked in his baritone voice April 16 after the Bulls lost at home to the Wizards....
| Jun 26, 2012
| 6:59 AM
Ask John Shurna where he’s living these days, and the Glen Ellyn native will reply, “The airport.”
Northwestern’s all-time leading scorer will have worked out for 13 teams by Thursday’s NBA draft. He missed graduation to...