Hidden Gem on Johnny Bach

Some of you might remember Bulls former assistant, and defensive specialist coach, Johnny Bach. He spent time on the staff between 1986 and 1993, and partook in the Bulls first Three Peat and one blogger had the opportunity to sit down, and have a detailed rendezvous on the Jordan years, among other things Bulls.

Bach truly loved the game of basketball, and you rarely saw him without a smile on his face. He may have been forgotten by some fans, but his contributions and stories should never go lost.


You can go here to see what he had to say, in a piece I can highly recommend.

Great stories about Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen and the Chicago Bulls by Johnny Bach

Edit: The original blog has been taken down, but thanks to someone who saved the story and posted it on reddit, you can read the salvaged story here:

I know the article is from April, but it went completely unnoticed, and deserves some exposure now that the Bulls are officially fishin’.

Chris Snow

Chris Snow is a writer for ChiCitySports. Born and raised inside the city of Chicago, he has been following the NBA for 30 years. Chris is an active participant on this site's forums, where you can feel free to talk shop and express yourself.

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