| Apr 18, 2014
| 9:25 PM
Joakim Noah was excused from Chicago Bulls practice Friday for personal reasons. Coach Tom Thibodeau said that Noah was in New York for bereavement.
The Bulls are hopeful Noah will be back Saturday and that he will play Sunday in Game 1 of the Bulls'...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 10:00 PM
The Bulls let a 13-point lead slip away Sunday night on home turf for a 102-93 loss in Game 1 of the first-round matchup against the Wizards.
"We're not happy with the result tonight, a disappointing loss at home in front of the home crowd," Bulls...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:38 PM
"I get asked that every day, man," a seemingly exasperated Taj Gibson said when prodded to talk about how much Joakim Noah has meant to the Bulls this season. But Gibson's response wasn't one of annoyance. It was pointing out that no one should ever...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 6:54 AM
LOS ANGELES — Derrick Rose had so looked forward to the warm embrace that awaited him on Sunday.
With friends and family looking on from where he makes his offseason home, Rose was scheduled to play the Clippers in a matinee at the Staples Center....
| Dec 11, 2013
| 8:02 AM
You could look at the box score and see that Carlos Boozer was the only Bulls starter available, and you could think, hey, it’s only the pathetic Bucks and it’s in the United Center.
You could look at the box score and see that Boozer went...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Derrick Rose is coming back to play his first real game in 18 months.
But he is not bringing another superstar with him. Drive home safely, Chicago.
Rose has looked terrific in exhibition games, attacking the basket as fearlessly as we remember and...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 3:50 PM
The Bulls announced on Saturday that subsequent examinations and an MRI exam confirmed a medial meniscus tear to Derrick Rose's right knee, which will require surgery.
He is out indefinitely and will not accompany the team on the rest of its current...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 5:56 AM
Derrick Rose is not coming back as DERRICK ROSE, all caps.
It was obvious after he suffered a season-ending knee injury in Portland almost seven weeks ago, his second season-ending knee injury in the last two seasons that his brother has let him play....
| 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...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 6:56 PM
When: 12:30 p.m.
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: Prime; Radio: 980, 1330.
Records: Clippers 9-5, Bulls 6-5.
Record vs. Bulls (2012-13): 2-0.
Update: Point guard Derrick Rose is out indefinitely and will need...