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Rondo a change of pace, not a savior for Bulls

Love it or hate it, the Chicago Bulls certainly appear to have stabilized the point guard position after a tumultuous couple of weeks. Following their trade of former franchise cornerstone Derrick Rose, the Bulls acquired erstwhile Boston Celtic/Dallas Maverick/Sacramento King guard Rajon Rondo to presumably take over as the team’s floor general for the next two years. And in this new salary cap era, a two- ...

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Joakim Noah agrees to deal with New York Knicks

Joakim Noah's days as a Chicago Bull are almost officially over. Earlier today, Noah posted a photo of himself on Instagram wearing a New York Knicks hat. Hours later, it was announced that the center agreed to a deal with the Knicks worth $72 million over 4 years. https://www.instagram.com/p/BHVHvdShpty/?taken-by=stickity13&hl=en Noah will be joining fellow former Bulls player, Derrick Rose, as well as Car ...

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Jimmy Butler now The Man for the Chicago Bulls

Ric Flair once said, "to be the man, you gotta beat the man." Well, maybe if "the man" gets traded to another team - or in Flair's case WCW? - then that counts all the same, right? In all seriousness, following the trade that sent Derrick Rose to the New York Knicks for Jerian Grant, Robin Lopez and Jose Calderon, the title of "the man" rests squarely on the shoulders of Jimmy Butler. This is what Butler wa ...

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Derrick Rose trade marks end of special time for Chicago Bulls fans

Derrick Rose is no longer a member of the Chicago Bulls. Let that sink in for a minute. As a Bulls fan, I’m still processing it. We’ve been talking about this possibility for months—hoped for it even—and now the Bulls have officially pressed the rebuild button, shipping Rose to the New York Knicks along with Justin Holiday and next year’s second-round pick in exchange for Jerian Grant, Robin Lopez, and Jose ...

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Jimmy Butler posts goodbye message to Derrick Rose on Instagram

Chicago is still trying to figure out how they feel about the Bulls trading point guard Derrick Rose to the New York Knicks. As the city continues to cope with the move of the hometown kid, at least one former teammate has posted a emotional goodbye. Wing Jimmy Butler thanked Rose via his Instagram with a heartfelt message for his brother and point guard: https://www.instagram.com/p/BG-mylah7kH/?taken-by=ji ...

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BREAKING: Chicago Bulls trade Derrick Rose to New York Knicks

The Derrick Rose era in Chicago is officially over. The Chicago Tribune's K.C. Johnson reported that the Bulls have traded Derrick Rose, Justin Holliday and a 2nd round pick in 2017 to the New York Knicks for Robin Lopez, Jerian Grant and Jose Calderon. https://twitter.com/KCJHoop/status/745696405860270081 The move comes just a week after it was reported the Knicks were interested in acquiring Rose. ...

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Bulls’ Rose not worried about trade rumors, gets sweet scooter-bike hybrid

While rumors are swirling around the Chicago Bulls regarding Jimmy Butler, Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah and the general direction of the team going forward, one person seems to be pretty calm in the midst of the storm. That person would be the former MVP, Rose. Via his Facebook page, Rose received a “Scootebike” from Raytroniks. It seems to be some combination of a scooter and a bike and perhaps it’ll keep the ...

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Chicago Bulls looking to trade Derrick Rose?

The Chicago Bulls are reportedly looking to get rid of point guard Derrick Rose. The news comes a day after ESPN Insider Chad Ford reported that the Minnesota Timberwolves are looking to add Jimmy Butler to their team in exchange for the fifth overall selection in this year’s NBA Draft. https://twitter.com/stevekylerNBA/status/742730483302338560 Rose is heading into the final year of his contract, one that ...

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Chicago Bulls: adidas D Rose 7 revealed

The first images of the D Rose 7’s have surfaced and they look pretty good for the Windy City Assassin. There’s a lot to like about the seventh edition of Rose’s signature. The first is that the shoe itself has a really simplistic, clean design. Last year’s edition had a lot going on, with different colors towards the heel stripe. This time the majority of the shoe is the same basic color with the exception ...

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Chicago Bulls likely looking for Rose’s successor in the NBA Draft

Lost in the hustle and bustle of the NBA Playoffs—what with Stephen Curry’s return as the harbinger of basketball doom, Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant killing the un-killable San Antonio Spurs, and LeBron James marching toward a sixth straight NBA Finals appearance—is the fact that the next crop of future stars worked out at the NBA Combine this week ahead of the NBA Draft on June 23. The Chicago Bulls, ...

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