Tagged: ‘Chicago’

Kyrie Irving considered going to Bulls before Butler trade: ESPN
July 21st, 2017 at 4:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** Kyrie Irving wants to be traded from the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to ESPN's Brian Windhorst. The Chicago Sun-Times first reported that after the dismissal of Cavaliers general manager David Griffin, LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love could be headed for an unforeseen early breakup. While rumors continue to circulate as...

BIG3 taking its talent to Chicago on Sunday at UIC Pavilion
July 19th, 2017 at 4:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Bulls might be in offseason mode, but there's another professional basketball league in Chicago this weekend that is just hitting midseason form. BIG3, a professional 3-on-3 half-court basketball league founded this year by entertainer Ice Cube and entertainment executive ... Read Original Post at Sports Media 101 searches and...

‘Fire GarPax’ billboard debuts Wednesday in the West Loop
July 19th, 2017 at 3:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** A billboard to show Bulls' fans displeasure with the team's front office debuted Wednesday afternoon in the West Loop. A "Fire GarPax" billboard, which was paid for by a GoFundMe campaign, is on the corner of Lake St. and North Racine Ave. It's expected to be up for an entire month....

Jimmy Butler confirms that he thought he would stay with the Bulls
July 18th, 2017 at 11:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jimmy Butler's uniform has changed, but his exit story from the Bulls last month continued to stay the same. Appearing on "The Bill Simmons Podcast,'' Butler confirmed a Sun-Times story that when he left a June meeting with general manager Gar Forman and VP of basketball operations John Paxson, he did...

Bulls Denzel Valentine gets in a late night Twitter fight with a troll
July 17th, 2017 at 10:17 AM
***PHOTO1*** What started as an innocent tweet by ESPN turned into a back-and-forth Twitter brawl between Bulls guard Denzel Valentine and a troll. NBA on ESPN tweeted out a picture of Valentine's shoes from Summer League Saturday with the caption "WHAATARETHHOOOOSSEEEE." The tweet is referencing an old viral video from 2015, where...