| Nov 7, 2013
| 8:11 PM
Perhaps the only solace in losing badly to the Heat in the season opener is that the Bulls' streak of blowing fourth-quarter leads only registers three.
The Bulls led the Knicks by 10 with 7 minutes, 52 seconds left before blowing it all and needing...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:36 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — Panic doesn't happen four games into a season.
Frustration does. And that was evident in the Bulls' actions as they trudged off the Bankers Life Fieldhouse court as 97-80 losers to the Pacers and, later, their words.
Not only do...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 7:53 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — After Tuesday's practice, Tom Thibodeau called Joakim Noah "a work in progress" after missing all but one exhibition.
In Wednesday night's 97-80 loss to the Pacers, Thibodeau played Noah just 27 minutes, 25 seconds. That included...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Anyone who watched Tom Thibodeau and Frank Vogel coach an Oct. 18 exhibition like it was Game 7 of the NBA Finals knows this Bulls-Pacers rivalry is about more than numbers.
It's about emotion and intensity, execution and elbows.
| Nov 6, 2013
At every opportunity, Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau has talked about the dangers of missing time in training camp.
"I'm not surprised that some people are not in rhythm yet," he said Tuesday in a near-daily sentiment. "You can't miss an entire training camp...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Derrick Rose is coming back to play his first real game in 18 months.
But he is not bringing another superstar with him. Drive home safely, Chicago.
Rose has looked terrific in exhibition games, attacking the basket as fearlessly as we remember and...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 4:25 PM
How will this year's Bulls team do with Derrick Rose back? Can the team make a leap into the "genuine contender" category, or will their style of play lead to more injuries at just the wrong time? Will the team make a trade or stand pat?
These are the...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:33 PM
After Derrick Rose hit his second straight 3-pointer in the third quarter Thursday night against the Knicks, he took a deep breath before heading to the Bulls bench for a timeout.
A city exhaled with him.
The sequence said everything's going to be OK,...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:00 PM
The 2013-14 NBA season kicks off Tuesday with one of the most anticipated matchups of the year: Bulls-Heat.
Derrick Rose is back. The Heat will get their championship rings for a second straight year. And if you were looking for a better storyline on...
| Oct 30, 2013
MIAMI — As Heat guard Dwyane Wade revved up an American Airlines Arena crowd still amped from the pre-game ring ceremony Tuesday night, Bulls guard Derrick Rose momentarily looked around to soak it all in before stepping onto the court.
| Oct 5, 2013
| 8:42 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — After covering two-thirds of the court with three dribbles, Derrick Rose cradled the basketball and cut between two Pacers to draw a foul as he made a layup that looked eerily familiar to every NBA Eastern Conference coach.