Category: ‘Forwards’

Chicago Bulls: Why Tony Snell Needs to Stay in the Rotation
February 16th, 2015 at 3:15 PM
The emergence of Tony Snell has been, shall we say, unexpected? In Chicago’s last four games before the All-Star break, Snell produced 18.5 points per game on nearly 70 percent shooting from the field and 60 percent from three-point range. It’s safe to say those shooting numbers likely aren’t sustainable...

Nikola Mirotic Named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month
January 5th, 2015 at 6:47 PM
Chicago Bulls’ rookie forward Nikola Mirotic started for the first game in his career just on Saturday, and now he’s already picking up awards. Although the young Montenegrin predominately serves as Chicago’s de-facto secret weapon off the bench, that didn’t stop him from obtaining NBA Rookie of the Month honors...

Chicago Bulls: the Jimmy Butler Experience
December 28th, 2014 at 5:28 PM
Chicago Bulls’ fourth year swingman Jimmy Butler is the buzz of the basketball world. Here’s a guy from Tomball, Texas, with a back-story more remarkable than anything he’ll accomplish as an NBA player. By his own admission, though, Butler does not like to speak on his upbringing. He has no...

Recap: Butler, Mirotic Lead 17-9 Chicago Bulls Past 21-5 Memphis Grizzlies
December 19th, 2014 at 10:39 PM
How great has Jimmy Butler been this season? Butler’s been so great that even in games where Derrick Rose sits out – like tonight, as Rose tends to the flu back home in the Windy City – the Chicago Bulls are still a competent team on offense. Maybe you don’t...

Chicago Bulls: Doug McDermott Set to Undergo Arthroscopic Procedure
December 13th, 2014 at 12:33 PM
In a weird, confusing situation, Chicago Bulls rookie forward Doug McDermott is out for the foreseeable future with no timetable set for return. The team announced basically right after tipoff last night that McDermott will undergo an arthroscopic procedure on his ailing right knee that’s caused him to miss the...