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Derrick Rose shows vintage self in Bulls win over Bucks

The Chicago Bulls have won five-straight games and jumped right back into second place in the NBA's Eastern Conference. With point guard Derrick Rose out for the past three games, shooting guard Jimmy Butler has taken over. That was the same story on Tuesday, but this time Butler had some help from Rose who scored 16 points on the night. Rose showed no signs of slowing down despite his injury and attacked t ...

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Robin Lopez takes on Benny the Bull in latest incident with mascots

New York Knicks center Robin Lopez isn't a fan of mascots in the NBA. He's had several incidents with mascots from opposing teams, even getting into a lightsaber battle with Bango before a game in Milwaukee. On Friday Lopez was up to his usual antics when he got into it with Benny the Bull during pregame warmups. First Lopez ripped the newspaper out of Benny's hands as he mocked the Knicks warmups and then ...

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Chicago Bulls to use three day break to practice before Christmas Day game

The Chicago Bulls have lost three-straight games and frustrations are mounting. Following a loss to the New York Knicks on Saturday, shooting guard Jimmy Butler sounded off to the media about head coach Fred Hoiberg. The Bulls followed that up with a lack-luster performance which resulted in a loss at home to the Brooklyn Nets. With three days until their Christmas Day game against the red-hot Oklahoma City ...

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Jimmy Butler critical of Fred Hoiberg in postgame comments

The frustrations are starting to show for the Chicago Bulls and now their best player is starting to speak out. Following a loss to the New York Knicks on Saturday, shooting guard Jimmy Butler had some harsh comments for head coach Fred Hoiberg. Butler was asked a question about the Bulls struggles and if a shakeup needed to happen, and he went all out on the question. "I believe in the guys in this locker ...

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Chicago Bulls finish with three players scoring at least 30 points vs. Detroit

The Chicago Bulls just lost a thrilling four overtime game at the United Center to the Detroit Pistons on Friday but they did something they haven't done since the "Jordan years" in Chicago. Jimmy Butler, Pau Gasol and Derrick Rose all finished with at least 30 points in the game, marking it the first time a trio of Bulls teammates have done that since 1996. In that year Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen and T ...

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VIDEO: Blake Griffin ejected after clothesline to Taj Gibson

The Chicago Bulls took advantage of the Los Angeles Clippers worst shooting performance of the 2015 season thus far to earn a win on Thursday night. But they may have also taken advantage of one of the Clippers best players being ejected. Forward Blake Griffin was ejected from the game after wrapping up Taj Gibson hard on a block attempt: https://twitter.com/BleacherReport/status/675147137303183360 Griffin ...

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Derrick Rose sends message to doubters

Derrick Rose has struggled this season and it has been pretty obvious. Dealing with an eye injury, Rose can pretty much see in just his right eye which might be the reason for his struggles. The former MVP is averaging just 13.3 points and 6.1 assists per game. His percentages are even worse at 34.3 from the field and just 18.8 percent from behind the three-point line. But Rose isn't making excuses and sent ...

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VIDEO: Jimmy Butler soars to finish alley-oop against Warriors

The last time the Golden State Warriors lost at home was to the Chicago Bulls in 2014. On Friday, the Bulls are trying to repeat that feat and hand the Warriors their first loss of 2015. Helping lead the Bulls is star guard Jimmy Butler who is off to another hot start, including a nice alley-oop finish for a slam in the first quarter: https://twitter.com/ChiCitySports23/status/667914381745905664 Butler has ...

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Jimmy Butler: “I’ll ask coach to matchup with Stephen Curry”

The Chicago Bulls are fresh off a nice win over the Phoenix Suns on the road to grab a tie of first place in the Eastern Conference as they kicked off their annual circus road trip. That road trip includes a stop in California to take on the defending NBA Champion Golden State Warriors. The Warriors are off to a hot start at 12-0 and could still be undefeated depending on their game against the Los Angeles ...

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Chicago Bulls at their best when Derrick Rose attacks the basket

After a rough 5-3 start to the season, people were ready to give up on Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls as a team. ESPN writer Brian Windhorst, who seems to gladly criticize anyone in the NBA not named LeBron James, went as far as to say "the break up between Rose and the Bulls has begun." Not so fast. The start to this young season has not gone as smooth as expected but Chicago is far from finished. Ther ...

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