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Recap: 11-7 Chicago Bulls Drop Wild Double OT Contest to 14-5 Dallas Mavericks
December 2nd, 2014 at 11:18 PM
In a battle between two of the very best the NBA has to offer, the Chicago Bulls and Dallas Mavericks provided a wildly entertaining game Tuesday night at the United Center. The Mavs ended up with the 132-129 double overtime victory, in what was an early candidate for game of...

Preview: 11-6 Chicago Bulls Back Home to Take on 13-5 Dallas Mavericks
December 2nd, 2014 at 12:59 PM
It’s a basically common knowledge to this point that the NBA’s Western Conference is a much stronger, deeper conference than its counterpart out East. The Chicago Bulls, with the all-important caveat of being healthy, are among the select few Eastern Conference teams that could probably hang in the fierce West....

Chicago Bulls (6-6) V. Milwaukee Bucks (6-5) Preview: the Buck Stops Here, Hopefully
November 26th, 2012 at 10:38 AM
Good news and bad news from the Chicago Bulls' annual Circus Roadtrip. The good news is nobody got hurt and they salvaged a 2-3 record. The bad news is they lost three in a row for the first time since Tom Thibdoeau took over the team and saw their roster...

Milwaukee Bucks at Chicago Bulls Preview: Passing the Buck on This Headline
October 16th, 2012 at 7:00 AM
As you can probably tell, I couldn't come up with a joke for this headline. So I went with the backup. Or, ahem, the Buck-up. Sorry. Anyway, as always, preseason doesn't matter. On to the game. This is the new-look Milwaukee Bucks' first time facing the Chicago Bulls since the Bucks traded...

Chicago Bulls Face Trade Deadline Madness, Derrick Rose Has Eventful Day, Luol Deng Set to Return
March 13th, 2012 at 9:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** It may not be an understatement to call this week one of the craziest weeks of the sports year. The Chicago Bulls and Miami Heat are set to square off for the second of four matchups. Then there's the zaniness of the NBA trade deadline and NFL free agency....

Chicago Bulls Week in Review: Starting Strong
January 2nd, 2012 at 2:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** The first week of the NBA season is in the books and the Chicago Bulls are off to an expected strong start. Things started kind of rocky with two lackluster efforts against the Los Angeles Lakers and Golden State Warriors, but after the disappointing loss to the Warriors, the...

Déjà Vu: Golden State Warriors 99 – Chicago Bulls 91
December 27th, 2011 at 7:28 AM
***PHOTO1*** Rewind to Feb. 5, 2011. On that date in Oakland, we saw the Golden State Warriors harass Chicago Bulls superstar Derrick Rose into a miserable 14 point, nine turnover outing. Monta Ellis lit up the vaunted Bulls defense for 33 points, and the Warriors handled the Bulls 101-90.  Fast forward...

A Golden State of Mind: Chicago Bulls (1-0) at Golden State Warriors (0-1) Preview
December 26th, 2011 at 4:24 PM
***PHOTO1*** There's no rest for the weary as the Chicago Bulls travel to Oracle Arena to face the Golden State Warriors at 9:30 p.m. CT on Monday night. Both squads are on the second of a back-to-back, with the Bulls coming off their thrilling Christmas Day victory over the Los...

Is C.J. Watson a Viable Shooting Guard Option for the Chicago Bulls?
November 30th, 2011 at 12:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** Over the next week or so, Bulls 101 will be taking a closer look at the shooting guard options for the Chicago Bulls. I've already discussed the likes of Brandon Roy and Tracy McGrady, but there are a plethora of other options out there (although not many great ones). One...

Chicago Bulls Trade Idea of the Day: Andre Iguodala Edition
June 11th, 2011 at 12:28 PM
Hey look, it's Doug Thonus with another solid Bulls trade proposal. This one's for Philadelphia 76ers guard Andre Iguodala as there have been talks that the Sixers are looking to dump his salary.  ***PHOTO1*** Chicago Bulls trade: Kyle Korver, C.J. Watson, Keith Bogans, draft picks Philadelphia 76ers trade: Andre Iguodala Thonus seemed very excited about...

Monta Ellis Trade Talks Heating Up
June 10th, 2011 at 11:52 AM
It seems pretty apparent that the Golden State Warriors are looking to deal star shooting guard Monta Ellis. They're skeptical that the backcourt pairing of Ellis and Stephen Curry can take them anywhere, and the Warriors have no interest in trading Curry. So just where could Ellis end up?  ***PHOTO1*** Several NBA...

Chicago Bulls Trade Idea of the Day: Shooting Guard Bonanza
June 7th, 2011 at 9:29 PM
Chicago Bulls beat writer Sam Smith has always been great at coming up with trade ideas and he certainly didn't disappoint this time around. I stumbled across a few of his ideas while perusing his Chicago Bulls season postmortem. He never really came up with actual trade proposals, but he brought...

Report: Chicago Bulls Looking to Trade Carlos Boozer
June 6th, 2011 at 10:48 PM
Chicago Bulls' Carlos Boozer reacts in the third quarter during game 4 of their NBA Eastern Conference first round playoff basketball game in Indianapolis April 23, 2011. REUTERS/Brent Smith (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL HEADSHOT) To the surprise of almost nobody, there are reports that the Chicago Bulls are exploring trade options...

Shooting Guard to Help Rose is Bulls’ Top Priority
June 2nd, 2011 at 3:49 PM
All season long, the shooting guard position has been a much ballyhooed subject for the Chicago Bulls. They had three nice players in Keith Bogans, Ronnie Brewer, and Kyle Korver, but the prevailing thought among many was that they needed an upgrade in order to win a championship. GM Gar...