| Nov 30, 2008
| 7:49 PM
When the highlight shows roll on the Bulls' 103-92 victory Sunday over the 76ers, they will focus on Derrick Rose's spectacular block, ankle-breaking drive and one-handed alley-oop dunk — understandably so.
Rose's full-length sprint to block...
| Dec 2, 2008
| 10:27 PM
Larry Hughes didn't need the Bulls' 103-95 overtime loss to the 76ers to remind him that games are played on the court, not on paper.
That's why the veteran guard offered the vocal equivalent of a shoulder shrug when asked about Tuesday starting a...
| Dec 6, 2008
| 9:41 PM
A lack of consistent production from Bulls big men has been a dominant story line all season, so Ben Gordon decided to take matters in his own hands — or, more accurately, his finger.
With Joakim Noah benched and Tyrus Thomas playing just 5 minutes...
| Dec 9, 2008
| 9:27 PM
As happy as Knicks coach Mike D'Antoni is with Chris Duhon, he joked about how he cursed a couple of times when the Bulls cashed in a 1.7 percent chance to win the draft lottery last May, mere days after he rejected the Bulls' job.
"Chicago is going to...
| Dec 13, 2008
| 9:39 PM
Vinny Del Negro has been asked about the inconsistency of his big men so often he could begin charging for answers.
"We would love to have [production]," Del Negro said. "You need a nice balance."
Finally, the Bulls found some, getting energy,...
| Dec 19, 2008
| 9:24 PM
A lot of basketball needs to be played before it's learned whether today's Celtics could run with the Bulls' 72-victory team of 13 seasons ago. But by running past the Bulls on Friday night, these Celtics did something Michael Jordan's old squad didn't do...
| Dec 16, 2008
| 8:49 PM
The typically stoic demeanor of Derrick Rose disappeared into a fit of disbelief Tuesday night, and it had nothing to do with him failing to score in double figures for just the second time in his career.
When official Eli Roe whistled the rookie for...
| Dec 17, 2008
| 10:31 PM
If you like drama—or possibly consuming antacids— the Bulls are your team.
Shrugging off a demoralizing overtime loss Tuesday in Charlotte, the Bulls somehow pulled out a 115-109 overtime victory over the Clippers on Wednesday night at the...
| Dec 20, 2008
| 9:59 PM
Because broadcasters Bill Wennington and Stacey King were otherwise occupied and unavailable to sign emergency 10-day contracts, the Bulls took another route Saturday night when Drew Gooden and Tyrus Thomas sat with injuries.
| Dec 23, 2008
| 10:12 PM
If Detroit can get Rodney Stuckey to impersonate Allen Iverson, the Bulls need Luol Deng to morph into Luol Deng circa May 2007.
With Iverson sidelined for all but 3 minutes, 16 seconds of the second half because of a strained left groin and missing...
| Dec 27, 2008
| 8:31 PM
The Bulls allowed season highs in points, field-goal percentage, field goals made and assists Saturday night in their 129-117 loss to the Hawks at Philips Arena.
Whenever that happens, as it could again in this most dreadful of defensive seasons, the...
| Dec 31, 2008
| 7:13 PM
Bulls afternoon games always have had a different, quieter feel to them. The crowd is more family-oriented, less beverage-enhanced.
Yet the United Center could have passed for a library for much of Wednesday's action for reasons that went beyond the 1 p....