| Feb 7, 2008
| 11:26 PM
This one was looking a bit like Mission Impossible.
The Bulls were playing their third game in four nights on the road Thursday night without three of their top four scorers—Ben Gordon, Luol Deng and Kirk Hinrich all were out injured. The Golden...
| Feb 12, 2008
| 10:31 PM
A team strolled around the United Center floor Tuesday night with its collective chests puffed, a quiet confidence that it could overcome deficits to pull away and win at any time.
In recent seasons, that team used to be the Bulls, something Tyson...
| Feb 14, 2008
| 9:05 PM
With three days of no Bulls basketball thanks to the All-Star break, there's plenty of time for some math.
Over the last three seasons, the Bulls have averaged a 19-11 record after the All-Star Game.
Even a sportswriter can figure out a similar finish...
| Feb 20, 2008
| 7:51 PM
With the NBA's trade deadline coming Thursday, perhaps there's still time for general manager John Paxson to swing an oft-suggested deal for the long-lost A.J. Guyton.
That seems to be the only way the Bulls ever can defeat the Nets at IZOD Center.
| Feb 22, 2008
| 10:50 PM
Early Friday night, new Bulls Larry Hughes and Drew Gooden were sharing their experience of starting for the Cavaliers in last year's NBA Finals, and that destination seemed like a faraway dream.
Then, with those two and Shannon Brown and Cedric...
| Feb 25, 2008
| 9:52 PM
The Bulls have performed disappearing acts so many times this season that this one stood out for what didn't leave American Airlines Center.
Kirk Hinrich had long since waved goodbye, earning two quick technical fouls and an ejection in...
| Feb 27, 2008
| 10:01 PM
Despite their underachieving ways—and now because of them—the Bulls are engaged in some serious competition.
The first is for a playoff spot, and their 113-107 victory Wednesday night over the Pacers in a rare triumph at Conseco Fieldhouse...
| Feb 29, 2008
| 8:38 PM
The timeout needed no grease board to scribble strategy, no X-and-O instruction whatsoever.
Given that he strode to halfcourt to call it, Jim Boylan could have used smoke signals to communicate his displeasure, such was the amount of steam exiting his...
| Mar 4, 2008
| 11:12 PM
This is no news flash, but interim coach Jim Boylan admitted Tuesday the Bulls' collective confidence isn't high.
Too bad the Grizzlies don't come to town more often.
The NBA's version of chicken soup on an aches-and-pains day stopped by the United...
| Mar 6, 2008
| 9:16 PM
The booing for Ben Wallace sounded as half-hearted as many of the Bulls' efforts this season.
How fitting, though, that on the Thursday night Wallace returned to the United Center in a Cavaliers uniform, the Bulls staged one of their most spirited...
| Mar 7, 2008
| 9:26 PM
Shortly after Doc Rivers joked about how he and Jim Boylan comprised the first All-Marquette coaching matchup in NBA history, the Celtics' coach turned serious.
"I think they're going to be in the playoffs," Rivers said of the Bulls. "They could be our...
| Mar 9, 2008
| 9:01 PM
Another city, another coach, another playoff endorsement for the Bulls.
At this rate, the Eastern Conference elite are probably lining up to make first-round fodder of whichever team lands in the seventh or eighth seeds.
So take Pistons coach Flip...