| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Three-peat is so 1988.
The term purportedly coined by Byron Scott and definitively trademarked by Pat Riley amid the Lakers' failed bid for a third consecutive NBA title in the late '80s should be discarded like the faded T-shirts bearing the slogan...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 10:24 AM
It's hard to believe, but there are some basketball fans in Chicago who don't believe in Derrick Rose anymore. Taking an entire season off to get his knee healthy angered many and caused many more to make character assessments of the South Side native....
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:01 PM
Hall of Fame basketball writer Sam Smith probably has forgotten more about basketball than most people remember.
But when it came to Derrick Rose's knee injury and the backlash he took for sitting out the 2012-13 season, Smith saw something he hadn't...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 4:25 PM
How will this year's Bulls team do with Derrick Rose back? Can the team make a leap into the "genuine contender" category, or will their style of play lead to more injuries at just the wrong time? Will the team make a trade or stand pat?
These are the...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:00 PM
The 2013-14 NBA season kicks off Tuesday with one of the most anticipated matchups of the year: Bulls-Heat.
Derrick Rose is back. The Heat will get their championship rings for a second straight year. And if you were looking for a better storyline on...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 10:50 PM
Derrick Rose's comeback turned out to be a cameo, and the Chicago Bulls' worst nightmare became a reality again.
The Bulls' hopes about contending for a championship this season took a serious hit. Their long-term plans appear to be up in the air too....
| Mar 27, 2013
| 9:27 AM
Greatness comes to the United Center on Wednesday night. LeBron James will be in concert. He will be backed by the Miami Heat symphony.
The Heat are the reigning champions, they own a remarkable 27-game winning streak and James is the MVP, it’s...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 11:32 PM
SALT LAKE CITY -- The boos rained down early on Friday night from the Jazz faithful. But by night's end, they had changed to "Booz" inside a giddy Bulls locker room.
Carlos Boozer overcame early foul trouble and a late technical to score 11 straight...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 8:16 PM
NEW YORK — Given that the Bulls have waited two years for a rematch with the Heat, two days for another chance doesn't seem like that long.
The Nets forced Thursday's Game 6 at the United Center with Monday night's 110-91 triumph at the Barclays...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 7:39 AM
If Derrick Rose is fine with missing the rest of the season, then so am I.
In fact, I’d declare him done right now. Look, the Chicago Bulls aren’t winning anything this season even if Rose does make it back from surgery on his left knee.
| Feb 7, 2013
| 10:58 PM
DENVER -- The Nuggets had turned their 128-96 blowout of the Bulls into a dunk contest on Thursday night, throwing down 15 in all, many of them registering style points for flair and ferocity.
No hard foul came. No rim resistance got offered. The Bulls...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 8:57 AM
NEW YORK – Kirk Hinrich might be on the floor tonight for the Bulls, as his right elbow injury improves.
As for Derrick Rose, who also made the trip to New York, it sounds doubtful that he’ll watch Friday night’s game from the bench....