| May 16, 2013
| 7:55 AM
These crippled Bulls were not going to beat the Heat.
The decomposing depth of a team built on depth was not going to win the NBA title.
In fact, it didn’t look as if the Bulls even cared to make tipoff for one last game.
The Bulls came out...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 7:39 AM
If Derrick Rose is fine with missing the rest of the season, then so am I.
In fact, I’d declare him done right now. Look, the Chicago Bulls aren’t winning anything this season even if Rose does make it back from surgery on his left knee.
| May 6, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Don’t look now, and Derrick Rose apparently isn’t, but the Bulls franchise player’s image could become a five-alarm fire in the next two weeks.
I didn’t think there was anything worse than Rose’s sitting on the bench in...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 8:43 PM
This time, the Bulls were hurting for reasons other than injury.
Welcoming back critical rotation pieces in Kirk Hinrich and Taj Gibson, the Bulls' defense was battered and bruised as the Trail Blazers cruised to a 99-89 victory that wasn't that close...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 9:51 PM
On a breakaway in the first quarter of the Bulls' 101-97 victory Wednesday night over the Heat, only Kirk Hinrich stood between LeBron James and a basket suitable for framing.
Fearlessly, Hinrich tackled James in the open court with a technique that...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 5:36 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Speaking 10 months to the day since doctors repaired the torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee, Derrick Rose still doesn't know if he will play this season.
And despite seemingly everyone having an opinion on his return, the...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 8:08 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- If the Kings move to Seattle and Wednesday indeed marked the Bulls' final trip to this state capital, Tom Thibodeau and Derrick Rose made the visit a memorable one.
No, Rose didn't make his season debut after offseason knee...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 10:24 PM
The Bulls miss Derrick Rose in seemingly countless ways, but perhaps one stone cold number summarizes the impact of his absence most neatly.
That's the league-worst scoring average the Bulls possess, a distinction sealed when the Wizards, the...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 9:45 PM
The United Center faithful haven't forgotten how to use the "MVP" chant.
Dormant all season with Derrick Rose sidelined, Joakim Noah forced its special appearance with a game for the ages.
Noah answered coach Tom Thibodeau's call for more intensity,...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Have the Bulls stopped listening to Tom Thibodeau?
It’s one thing to lose to the Heat and Thunder when you’re playing without Derrick Rose, but losing at home to Cleveland makes this 4-8 February seem like a death spiral.
The loss to the...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 8:54 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — Eighteen years ago this month, Michael Jordan, wearing No. 45, made his dramatic comeback from retirement and a baseball experiment at this city's old Market Square Arena.
In this age of instantaneous reaction and social media...