| Jan 21, 2009
The Bulls have been in more stretch runs than a thoroughbred racehorse this season, blowing fourth-quarter opportunities more often than not.
That trend continued Tuesday night at the United Center when the Bulls faltered in the fourth quarter of a 105-...
| Jan 22, 2009
| 9:37 PM
It's my turn for a question: How in the name of James Naismith can Bucks guard Luke Ridnour more than double Derrick Rose's vote total in All-Star balloting? OK, I feel better now. Time for some answers.
Have you brought up Ben Gordon's comments about...
| Jan 25, 2009
As Kevin McHale exited his postgame news conference, the Timberwolves coach spotted an old friend standing with a young kid.
McHale hugged the kid, leaned down and said, "How in the world did we win that game?"
The reeling Bulls were asking a similar...
| Jan 28, 2009
| 10:35 PM
Luol Deng, Ben Gordon, Kirk Hinrich and Andres Nocioni have been on three Bulls teams that played 22 playoff games so, believe it or not, they do know something about winning.
And they know enough to know the time is now.
Taking advantage of a woebegone...
| Jan 30, 2009
| 11:10 PM
Typically, a franchise's first victory in 10 tries and more than 11 years in a certain arena would be big news.
But the Bulls' desperation makes their needs more current so, instead, they'll merely savor two straight victories.
The Bulls' 109-88 triumph...
| Feb 1, 2009
PHOENIX — The first season sweep of Phoenix since 1996-97 and first three-game winning streak since April 2007 surely isn't embarrassing.
And even before the Bulls' impressive 122-111 victory over the Suns on Saturday night, Jerry Reinsdorf had...
| Feb 4, 2009
| 9:58 PM
When Tyrus Thomas played here last season, he purchased approximately 100 tickets and sent them to his mother for distribution. But he still had to deal with the inherent stress of who got what.
Not this season.
"I'm not doing that again," the Baton...
| Feb 7, 2009
| 9:52 PM
With a victory Saturday night, the Bulls would have won five games on a road trip for the first time in 12 years.
Of more significance, however, was an apparent turning point for a team that appeared dysfunctional and disjointed just two weeks ago.
| Feb 12, 2009
| 10:14 PM
Given two chances in the final 6.5 seconds to defeat the Bulls on Thursday night at the United Center, the Miami Heat knew precisely what it was doing the second time around.
Watching what the Bulls did not do defensively on Miami's previous inbounds...
| Feb 13, 2009
Shawn Marion's dunk with 1.1 seconds left gave the visiting Miami Heat a 95-93 win over the Chicago Bulls on Thursday night.
Dwyane Wade, selected as a starter for the Eastern Conference in the NBA All-Star game this weekend in Phoenix, scored 24 points....
| Feb 19, 2009
MILWAUKEE — The Bulls' bus ride to Wisconsin on Wednesday afternoon sounded quiet for reasons beyond the fact that manic Andres Nocioni and free-spirited Drew Gooden weren't on it.
With those two players heading to Sacramento along with Cedric...
| Feb 21, 2009
With Tim Thomas still out East, Jerome James still injured and John Salmons and Brad Miller in street clothes, the Bulls dressed eight players Friday night at the United Center.
"Seven-and-a-half," cracked Lindsey Hunter, in a nod to his 38 years....