| Feb 2, 2008
| 10:57 PM
The Bulls' offense received an injection of hope Saturday, even if Pau Gasol took his 18.9 points per game from the Grizzlies to the Lakers.
Ben Gordon returned from missing five games with a sprained right wrist to score a team-high 33 points, and Joe...
| Feb 4, 2008
| 10:13 PM
Like truckers at tollbooths and school buses dropping off elementary schoolchildren, the Bulls have encountered plenty of speed bumps this season.
The latest are more injuries as Tyrus Thomas sat with a sprained left foot and Kirk Hinrich left in the...
| Feb 23, 2009
INDIANAPOLIS — Maybe the Bulls should go back to dressing only eight players.
The sense of urgency and desperation that had defined back-to-back victories since the All-Star break vanished Sunday in a flat performance at Conseco Fieldhouse, where...
| Feb 25, 2009
Tim Thomas is a fan of saying basketball is basketball, which might be another way of saying if you need him, he will be hanging at the three-point line.
But Thomas and the Bulls did make the game look ridiculously easy Tuesday night at the United Center...
| Feb 26, 2009
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — During crunch time of a very winnable game Wednesday night, the Nets turned to All-Star guard Devin Harris. The Bulls opted for Tyrus Thomas.
You do the math.
Any way you add it up, the scoreboard read Nets 111, Bulls 99...
| Feb 28, 2009
WASHINGTON — For the country's sake, let's hope President Barack Obama's stimulus package is more effective than his pep talk to the Bulls.
For the Bulls' sake, Friday night had better serve as the nadir if the playoffs and progress are goals.
| Mar 5, 2009
The team chairman can call the season "a disaster" and "embarrassing," as Jerry Reinsdorf did as recently as five weeks ago.
The first-year coach can sit the star rookie for fourth-quarter stretches, drawing a rebuke from the general manager. That...
| Jan 24, 2009
So eager to see some sign of life in his listless team, Bulls coach Vinny Del Negro said Friday morning that he actually appreciated Ben Gordon's apparent show of disrespect the day before.
"[It was like] a conversation at the table, a little Sunday...
| Mar 7, 2009
For one stretch of the second quarter Friday night, it felt like old times at the United Center.
Ben Gordon was raining threes, Kirk Hinrich was contributing hustle plays and more threes and Scott Skiles was soaking it all in from the bench. But...
| Mar 10, 2009
You can quibble over the Bulls' stunning 130-127 double-overtime loss to the Heat Monday night and look at their 23 turnovers and critical missed free throws.
You can question why Derrick Rose didn't have the ball at the end and Ben Gordon never got a...
| Mar 14, 2009
PHILADELPHIA — A news release touting the history of the 42-year-old Spectrum, which housed its final NBA game after a 13-year hiatus Friday night, said it's still unknown if the building will come down by implosion or other means.
| Mar 19, 2009
OKLAHOMA CITY — Jokingly, Brad Miller and John Salmons were starting to think it was them.
Winless away from the United Center since they began playing for the Bulls, the two veterans again came up big to snap that seven-game road skid with a 103-...