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Chicago Bulls Endure Embarassing Loss to the Miami Heat, 78-115
May 8th, 2013 at 9:01 PM
A game removed from pulling off the upset in game one, the Chicago Bulls came into game two against the Miami Heat and were utterly embarrassed in a loss 115-78. The loss is the worst playoff loss in the Bulls' franchise history. The game started off close and was a...

Fifth Seeded Chicago Bulls Take on First Seeded Miami Heat
May 6th, 2013 at 12:00 PM
As the NBA enters the second round of the 2013 playoffs, tired legs have been a topic of conversation around the league.  Memphis and Oklahoma City only had one day in between their round one closeout games and game one of the second round, and the same is true for...

Chicago Bulls Eastern Conference Semi-Finals Series Preview
May 6th, 2013 at 10:00 AM
The Chicago Bulls found themselves in a first round matchup against the Brooklyn Nets in which a large number of unfortunate circumstances piled up against them making them an underdog team against the fourth seeded Brooklyn Nets. Despite needing to go the distance in the series, the Bulls overcame injuries...

Chicago Bulls (3-1) Vs Brooklyn Nets (1-3) Preview: Cutting the Nets
April 29th, 2013 at 5:21 PM
After an extremely dramatic and close game four victory in triple overtime, the Chicago Bulls look to ride the emotional high and finish off the Brooklyn Nets tonight in Brooklyn. A win tonight would advance the Bulls to second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs to play the Miami Heat....

Chicago Bulls Vs. Brooklyn Nets Playoff Series Preview
April 20th, 2013 at 5:57 AM
This year's 82 game regular season was a massive roller coaster ride for every team in the league, especially the Chicago Bulls. The Bulls had to deal with the lows of entering the season without superstar Derrick Rose, the uncertainty of his return, the fact that the team looked like...

Joakim Noah Injury Leaves His Status for Playoffs Series Against Brooklyn Nets Questionable
April 19th, 2013 at 3:21 PM
The final games of the Chicago Bulls' regular season saw the return of many players from injury including and most notably starting center Joakim Noah. For the final quarter of the season, Noah has seen himself in and out of the lineup with a foot ailment and, like the rest...

Chicago Bulls (43-37) Vs Washington Wizards (29-52)
April 17th, 2013 at 6:06 PM
After the Atlanta Hawks lost to the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday night, the Bulls returned to the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference as they hold the tie-break from the season series with Hawks. The Chicago Bulls will now finish out the regular season at home against the luckless Washington Wizards...

Game Recap: Chicago Bulls Sweep the Orlando Magic with a 102-84 Win
April 16th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
The Chicago Bulls took on the Orlando Magic yesterday evening looking to sweep the league's team with the second worst record in the league. While the three meetings earlier in the season were all determined within the final minutes of the game this game was all but done by the...

Chicago Bulls (43-37) Vs Orlando Magic (20-60) Game Preview: Figuring Out Playoff Positioning
April 15th, 2013 at 5:06 PM
After dropping a a game to the Miami Heat in Miami on Sunday the Chicago Bulls head slightly northward to Orlando to take on the Orlando Magic. The game will be Chicago's last road game and second to last game of the regular season. The Bulls hope to continue their...

Chicago Bulls (42-35) at Toronto Raptors (30-48) Game Preview
April 12th, 2013 at 5:34 PM
After a big overtime win against the currently seconded seeded New York Knicks last night at the United Center, the Chicago Bulls once again take the floor tonight to take on the Toronto Raptors for the final time this season. The teams have played two times already this season having...

Chicago Bulls (42-34) Vs Toronto Raptors (29-48) Game Preview: Pushing Through the Pain
April 9th, 2013 at 4:18 PM
After a disappointing loss the the Detroit Pistons back on Sunday evening, the Chicago Bulls are set to host the Toronto Raptors in the United Center. With only six games remaining on the Chicago's schedule (including tonight's matchup) this game could have a large effect on the final playoff picture....

Taj Gibson’s Foul on Lebron James Upgraded to a Flagrant Foul
March 30th, 2013 at 9:22 PM
According to a recent article by Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinal, the NBA front office apparently believes Lebron James was "correct" in his assertion that a foul committed by Taj Gibson was actually a flagrant foul. The change was made to a call late in the first quarter...

Chicago Bulls 101 – Miami Heat 97: Game Grades
March 28th, 2013 at 10:00 AM
It's finally over. The Miami Heat's winning streak is finally over at 27 and joy to the world it came at the hands of the Chicago Bulls with a 101-97 victory. To be honest, I didn't really expect last night's win. In my game preview I openly admitted that I...

Chicago Bulls (37-31) Vs Minnesota Timberwolves (24-43) Preview: Trying to Build Momentum
March 24th, 2013 at 5:09 PM
Fresh off a win last night against the Indiana Pacers, the Chicago Bulls look to build their momentum with a win tonight against the Minnesota Timberwolves. A win would give Chicago their first back-to-back wins since the beginning of February. Since the start of the second half of the season the...

Chicago Bulls (35-27) at Los Angeles Lakers (32-31) Game Preview: Fighting for the Playoffs
March 10th, 2013 at 10:00 AM
With just under two months and only 20 games left for each of these two teams in the regular season, the playoffs are in clear sight for the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers. Coming into the home stretch both teams know that every game counts from here on out...

Chicago Bulls (34-27) Vs Utah Jazz (32-29) Game Preview: Pushing Through the Blues
March 8th, 2013 at 3:01 PM
For as much as the Chicago Bulls continue to insist that they have enough to win with, the play as of late seems to suggest otherwise. Coming into tonight's home game against the Utah Jazz, the Bulls have struggled having lost 10 of their last 16 games. This recent cold...

Chicago Bulls (34-26) Vs San Antonio Spurs (47-14) Game Preview
March 6th, 2013 at 4:07 PM
The Chicago Bulls enter Wednesday night’s nationally televised matchup against one of the elite teams in the league, the San Antonio Spurs.  Boasting the best record in the league at the moment at 47-14, the Spurs come in with one thing in common with the Bulls; both teams will be...

Bulls Get Bounce Back Win Against Lowly Bobcats 105-75
February 22nd, 2013 at 8:48 PM
After being dismantled by the Heat a night earlier, Friday night the Bulls toppled the Bobcats in a much needed bounce back win.  The Bulls shot the ball very well tonight, ending with a 50.6% FG mark while holding the poor Bobcats to 33.3% shooting. Tonight was the exact opposite of...

Miami Heat 86 – Chicago Bulls 67: Game Grades
February 22nd, 2013 at 10:00 AM
Welcome back to game grades. It's been a while but they're back. Sorry if that angered any of you. You'll see that the grades now have a new look to them. Rather than have two separate charts, I figured I should combine everything together to give it a cleaner and...

Chicago Bulls Beat Atlanta Hawks Even Without Their Four Starters
February 2nd, 2013 at 9:01 PM
Coming into this game, there's no way the Chicago Bulls couldn't embarrass the Atlanta Hawks any more than they did the last time these two teams met. In the second night of back -to-back road games, the Bulls came out and beat the Hawks 93 to 76 WITHOUT Joakim Noah, Carlos...