| Dec 18, 2007
| 10:55 PM
Even though his fascination with playing for the Bulls has faded, Kobe Bryant heard the United Center cheers, both then and now.
"A couple of my friends played against the Bulls when [the 'Kobe' chants] took place [earlier this season]," Bryant said...
| Dec 19, 2007
| 9:16 PM
After fielding positive question after positive question about Aaron Gray, Bulls coach Scott Skiles paused to warn people about going overboard when a rookie has two straight good games.
A rarely heard sound emanating from the Bulls' postgame locker room...
| Dec 21, 2007
| 7:01 PM
Once, after a game like the Bulls' an unemotional, indifferent 107-82 loss Friday night to the Celtics, former Phoenix coach Cotton Fitzsimmons gathered his players in the locker room and symbolically flushed the toilets.
Just flush this one away and...
| Dec 26, 2007
| 9:34 PM
And then they were 9-17.
And so went the continuation of this discouraging Bulls season here Wednesday night in a 94-79 loss to the San Antonio Spurs.
Been there. Seen that.
Somehow, interim coach Pete Myers was unable to get the Bulls shots to go...
| Dec 28, 2007
| 9:12 PM
Jim Boylan's Friday started at 6 a.m. with his Labrador retriever staring him in the face, demanding a walk, and piles of garbage and recycling to take to the curb.
It ended, near 10 p.m., with him strolling down a United Center hallway, a 103-99 Bulls...
| Dec 31, 2007
| 12:18 PM
What's happening to Sam's mailbag? Don't you realize that frustrated Bulls fans need you? Anyway, I'm sick of the accumulation of young "assets." It's time to use them and consolidate a little. How's this trade? Bulls send Ben Gordon, Andres Nocioni and...
| Jan 5, 2008
| 10:15 PM
After the drama of the Bulls' 94-93 victory over the Kings ended Saturday night, the comedy began.
"I don't know if I could've taken another overtime game, so I'm glad I sent my best free-throw shooter to the line and he came through," interim coach...
| Jan 8, 2008
| 10:23 PM
Since Jim Boylan took over as coach, the Bulls have squeaked by a Kings team missing its top two scorers and four rotation players.
They have dawdled for most of three quarters against a listless Bobcats team before pulling away for a convincing victory....
| Jan 15, 2008
| 9:44 PM
It was the kind of game Tuesday night in which no one would have been surprised if the Bulls players suspended themselves.
They certainly suspended their effort, energy and enthusiasm in a 102-88 surrender to the Orlando Magic, a team its own coach...
| Jan 22, 2008
| 3:11 PM
I recall that at the time of the Tyson Chandler trade, many people predicted that the Bulls would regret getting Wallace in a year or two. He was already slipping. Also, obtaining Wallace did not mean the Bulls had to give away Tyson Chandler for almost...
| Jan 27, 2008
| 7:15 PM
More often than not after Sunday's noon tipoff, the high-flying Suns played like they had one foot still in their hotel beds and one foot on their charter flight back to Phoenix.
Yet holding the Suns to 88 points, their second-lowest output this season...
| 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...