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A second round exit likely means the end of Tom Thibodeau in Chicago

The last five years have been a roller coaster for the Chicago Bulls.  Throughout all the success, adversity, injuries and disappointment, one thing has remained constant: excellent coaching and leadership by Tom Thibodeau. The 2010-2011 coach of the year has taken the Bulls to the playoffs each of the five years they have played under him and they have established the identity of a hard-nosed defensive jug ...

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Chicago Bulls NBA Christmas Day jersey leaked

The Chicago Bulls are still in the middle of a Eastern Conference Playoff series with the Cleveland Cavaliers, but already jerseys for next season are already leaking. Today Uni Watch gave us the first look at next season's Christmas Day jerseys as they revealed them for 20 NBA teams. Now generally there aren't 10 games on Christmas, but with the holiday being on a Friday this year the NBA may have somethin ...

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Jimmy Butler to be named NBA’s Most Improved Player

Jimmy Butler has come a long way since being drafted with the 30th overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft. Now Butler will be named the NBA's Most Improved Player according to a report by ESPN's Marc Stein. https://twitter.com/ESPNSteinLine/status/596094349005336576 Stein reports the award will be announced later this week and a pregame ceremony for Butler is expected before the Bulls and Cavaliers play Friday ...

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NBA Playoffs: 3 Things Bulls Must Improve For Round 2

In the first round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs, the Chicago Bulls defeated the Milwaukee Bucks in six games to advance to the 2nd round. Although the Bulls crushed the Bucks in game six 120-66, overall in the series they did not play as well as they are capable of. In round two they will face LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, who will pose as a much tougher challenge than Milwaukee did. If Ch ...

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Jimmy Butler showing his star status on biggest stage

Chicago Bulls fans have had the luxury of watching Jimmy Butler emerge as a two-way star all season so we know exactly what Jimmy G Buckets is capable of. Butler, the 30th pick in the 2011 draft, has transformed before our eyes from a defensive stud who struggled to score the basketball into a bona fide star. Jimmy has put this team on his back at times and has proven that he can do more than just be a lock ...

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Derrick Rose’s playoff return is one of the feel good stories in the NBA

It’s been a long three years for Derrick Rose. In 2011 he won the MVP award and led the Bulls to the conference finals for the first time since 1998. The following year was supposed to be the year for the Bulls. In the first game of the playoffs Rose tore his ACL, which would be the first of 3 major knee injuries he would have to overcome in his young career. Here we are in 2015, three years later. Many peo ...

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Derrick Rose to return Wednesday vs. Orlando Magic

It looks like Derrick Rose is making his return to the Chicago Bulls, again. According to the Chicago Tribune's K.C. Johnson, Rose will return to the Bulls lineup tonight when they face the Magic in Orlando. Head coach Tom Thibodeau said he expects Rose to play, barring a setback in shoot around. Rose will be expected to play somewhere around 20 minutes as they try to ease him back into action. The low minu ...

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Mitchell & Ness to release limited edition Michael Jordan jersey

On Thursday it will be 20 years since Michael Jordan returned to the NBA for the first time. The NBA's best player returned in style faxing in a letter that simply said "I'm Back". https://twitter.com/PhilHecken/status/577466617702969346 But that wasn't the only thing that was unique about Jordan's return. He sported the #45 for that season due to the Chicago Bulls retiring his #23 jersey already. To help c ...

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[VIDEO] E’Twaun Moore hits game-winner, Benny the Bull goes nuts

Former Purdue star E'Twaun Moore had the game of his life last night. Moore finished with 19 points on 9 of 10 from the field as the Chicago Bulls used a late run to take down the red-hot Russell Westbrook and Oklahoma City Thunder 108-105.  But Moore's biggest shot came when it mattered the most. Trailing 105-104 with just just 4 seconds left, coach Tom Thibodeau drew up a play that resulted in a Moore 3-p ...

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Derrick Rose expected to return in 4-6 weeks

The Chicago Bulls received some good news on Friday morning. Bulls executive Gar Forman confirmed that Derrick Rose's surgery on a torn meniscus was successful on Friday and the point guard will only miss 4-6 weeks. Forman went on to say that Rose is on-board with the process and everything will depend on his rehab process. Rose was able to walk out of the building after having the surgery. https://twitter. ...

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