1. Derrick Rose Injury Update: Bulls Star to Make Preseason Debut vs. Mavericks

    Chicago Bulls head coach Fred Hoiberg announced star point guard Derrick Rose is set to make his preseason debut Friday night against the Dallas Mavericks . Bulls play-by-play announcer Chuck Swirsky passed along the announcement from Hoiberg.

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 months ago 25,518 reads 141 comments

  2. Nikola Mirotic Reportedly Expected to Start Bulls Season Opener Over Joakim Noah

    Chicago Bulls big man Joakim Noah has been a starting fixture in the Windy City for the better part of the past six seasons. But that was under former head coach Tom Thibodeau...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 50,708 reads 139 comments

  3. Bulls Season Preview and Prediction: Can Rose and Noah Return to Elite Form?

    Expectations are high for the Chicago Bulls, with guard Derrick Rose and center Joakim Noah expected to be healthy and full-time contributors in Chicago this season...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 7 months ago 1,817 reads 42 comments

  4. Bobby Portis' Emergence Creating New Challenges for Chicago Bulls' Frontcourt

    CHICAGO — Bobby Portis hasn’t played a real NBA game yet, but he’s already had his first encounter with the force that’s become one of the league’s rites of passage for rookies: Kevin Garnett ’s mouth...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 7 months ago 37,081 reads 85 comments

  5. Everything You Need to Know About the Chicago Bulls' 2015-16 NBA Season

    Last season, LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers sent the Chicago Bulls fishing early for the fourth time in his career. It was the third time in the last five years...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 8 months ago 16,144 reads 104 comments

  6. Derrick Rose, Jimmy Butler Tension Shouldn't Derail Chicago Bulls

    CHICAGO — When the Chicago Bulls kicked off training camp at the end of September, a roster largely unchanged was greeted with one central question: Is this Derrick Rose’s ...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 8 months ago 38,890 reads 117 comments

  7. Jimmy Butler Reportedly Doesn't Respect Derrick Rose's Work Ethic

    As Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose possibly starts the 2015-16 season on the bench due to another injury, his teammate Jimmy Butler is reportedly not thrilled with the former MVP's work ethic...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 237,520 reads 419 comments

  8. Potential Part-Time Point Guard Jimmy Butler Embracing Role as Bulls' New Leader

    CHICAGO — For two weeks this summer, Doug McDermott flew out to San Diego to stay at Jimmy Butler ’s house and work out. Butler was coming off a breakout season, for which he’d been handsomely rewarded...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 8 months ago 31,211 reads 183 comments

  9. Twin Towers Redux? Pau Gasol, Joakim Noah Aim to Turn Back Clock in Chicago

    CHICAGO — A most fascinating and complex experiment is beginning to unfold, and the beauty of it is that the participants are intelligent and mature enough to understand it...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 8 months ago 36,328 reads 184 comments

  10. Despite Rose's Latest Injury, Bulls Have New Optimism Under New Coach Hoiberg

    CHICAGO — There’s a new book out called Basketball Anatomy , written by the Chicago Bulls team doctor Brian Cole. A player wrote the foreword to the book, and I’ll let you guess which one...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 8 months ago 80,631 reads 174 comments

  11. Bulls Training Camp Buzz: Optimism Fading in Chicago Following Rose Injury?

    With news about Derrick Rose's orbital fracture surrounding the Chicago Bulls training camp, everyone is wondering how it will affect the morale of the team...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 months ago 2,468 reads 49 comments

  12. Derrick Rose Injury: Twitter Reacts to Star's Orbital Fracture

    Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has been plagued by injuries over the past few seasons, and he's set to go under the knife again after suffering an orbital fracture in practice Tuesday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 122,006 reads 302 comments

  13. Derrick Rose Injury: Updates on Bulls Star's Orbital Fracture and Return

    Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose is set to be healthy enough for the team's season opener after recovering from an orbital fracture. The point guard fell victim to the injury on Sept...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 478,424 reads 556 comments

  14. Derrick Rose Gives Detractors More Ammo with Bizarre Free-Agency Comments

    CHICAGO — Say this for Derrick Rose: He never fails to make media day interesting. In the midst of a civil lawsuit filed last month by a woman claiming Rose and two of ...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 8 months ago 217,439 reads 375 comments

  15. Mike Dunleavy Injury: Updates on Bulls Forward's Recovery from Back Surgery

    The Chicago Bulls announced small forward Mike Dunleavy Jr. had back surgery, which is slated to sideline him for eight to 10 weeks. Continue for updates. Dunleavy Undergoes Microdiscectomy Friday, Sept...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 months ago 13,335 reads 98 comments

  16. Do Chicago Bulls Need Jimmy Butler's Offense or Defense More?

    It's only natural for an NBA player in his mid-20s to undergo a period in which he questions his identity...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 9 months ago 22,063 reads 111 comments

  17. A Definitive Ranking of Every Michael Jordan Documentary

    Michael Jordan is commonly referred to as the Greatest of All Time, aka the G.O.A.T. And for good reason. His resume of accomplishments is unmatched...

    Alexis Morgan Written by Alexis Morgan about 9 months ago 63,601 reads 139 comments

  18. Toni Kukoc Named Special Advisor to Chicago Bulls COO Michael Reinsdorf

    Toni Kukoc returned Monday to the organization with which he won three NBA titles. The Chicago Bulls announced the former 13-year NBA veteran will work as a special advisor to team president and COO Michael Reinsdorf...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 months ago 7,603 reads 17 comments

  19. Bulls 2015-16 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    For the Chicago Bulls , the most important word in the 2015-16 season is "fresh." As in, a fresh start under new coach Fred Hoiberg, whose offensive mentality will be in stark ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 months ago 22,524 reads 77 comments

  20. The Pioneering Luc Longley

    If you haven't worked it out now - or perhaps I haven't mentioned it in my brief time here on Bulls Confidential - I hail from the land 'Down Under'. No Americans, not Mexico. I'm referring to Australia...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 10 months ago 112 reads 0 comments

  21. MJ, on If He'd Beat LeBron 1-on-1 in His Prime: 'No Question'

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 10 months ago 193 reads 0 comments

  22. Derrick Rose Crossover Named Top 3 in NBA by Kevin Love

    Kevin Love loves Derrick Rose's crossover. As part of an NBA promotion for American Express Home Court Advantage, the Cleveland forward was asked what players had the best crossover dribble, and Rose made his list...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 10 months ago 326 reads 0 comments

  23. Report: Bulls to Face Thunder on Christmas Day

    The NBA schedule is expected to be released sometime this week, but at least one date on the Chicago Bulls ' calendar has been accounted for.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 10 months ago 323 reads 0 comments

  24. The NBA Is Lousy at Drafting Interntional Players. the Bulls Are Not.

    I was thinking about the New York Knicks pick of Kristaps Porzingis and whether he's likely to be a quality player. It got me to thinking there haven't been many quality international players drafted early in awhile...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 10 months ago 152 reads 0 comments

  25. Watch: Derrick and P.J. Rose Ride on Phunkee Duck Together

    During the summer, Bulls guard Derrick Rose takes time away from basketball and focuses on his family, especially with his son P.J.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 10 months ago 96 reads 0 comments