1. Why the 2013 Chicago Blackhawks Will Go Down as One of the Best Teams Ever

    The Chicago Blackhawks are in the middle of a very impressive streak. Not only have they made history walking away with at least a point in 22 straight games to start the season, they have the second-longest streak of all time...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about over 1 year ago 2,528 reads 2 comments

  2. Chicago Blackhawks' 19-Game Point Streak Hiding Major Flaw

    With every game the Chicago Blackhawks continue to make history. They have not only surpassed the old record for most consecutive games with a point to start a season, they flew by it and with Monday's victory it stands at 19 games...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about over 1 year ago 695 reads 8 comments

  3. What Would 2013-2014 NHL Realignment Mean for Chicago Blackhawks

    Sooner or later, the NHL is going to stop punishing the Atlanta Thrashers for moving to Winnipeg and becoming the Jets, so realignment is going to happen. Hopefully sooner rather then later...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about over 1 year ago 8,041 reads 18 comments

  4. Coach Joel Quenneville Deserves a Lot of Credit for 'Hawks Fast Start

    Joel Quenneville is a pretty good coach. He has won more than 600 games and just a few years ago helped guide the Chicago Blackhawks to their first Stanley Cup championship in 49 years...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about over 1 year ago 659 reads 10 comments

  5. Why the Minnesota Timberwolves Must Not Rush Ricky Rubio Back

    On March 9, 2012, the promising rookie season of Ricky Rubio ended. He finished the season averaging 10.6 points, 8.2 assists while finishing second in Rookie of the Year voting...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 2,078 reads 5 comments

  6. Minnesota Timberwolves: Why They Must Sign Andray Blatche

    General manager David Kahn has done a lot this offseason to improve his team. He has totally revamped the shooting guard and small forward positions...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 1,256 reads 24 comments

  7. Chicago Bulls: 1 Surprising Name Who Will Make a Big Impact in 2012-13 Season

    The Chicago Bulls are going to be a very different team this season. Former MVP, Derrick Rose , is expected to miss most, if not all of the season, and the Bench Mob is gone...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 2,912 reads 32 comments

  8. The Michael Jordan Versus Kobe Bryant Debate Continues

    Michael Jordan is widely regarded as the greatest shooting guard in NBA history. Hell, most people would agree he is the greatest NBA player ever. While the second is up for debate, the first is not...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 20,545 reads 85 comments

  9. Why the Milwaukee Bucks Actually Need to Bring Michael Redd Back

    They say, "you can't go home again," and while in most cases that is true, the case of Michael Redd is different: I think a return to Milwaukee might be perfect. Redd was originally a second-round pick of the Bucks back in 2000...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 1,084 reads 18 comments

  10. Predicting the Milwaukee Bucks' Rotation in 2012-13

    The 2012-2013 season is going to be a make or break season for the Milwaukee Bucks . The Bucks have missed the playoffs the last two seasons, and it is hard to imagine that head coach Scott Skiles will keep his job if it happens a third straight year...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 2,379 reads 24 comments

  11. Luol Deng's Olympic Experience Will Prove to Be a Good Thing for Chicago Bulls

    Luol Deng was the only member of the Chicago Bulls to participate this summer in the London Olympic Games. He represented the host country Great Britain, which had a basketball team in the Olympics for the first time since 1948...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 1,969 reads 33 comments

  12. Minnesota Timberwolves: Breaking Down the Revamped Shooting Guard Position

    The Timberwolves have gone through some big changes this offseason. Perhaps the position that saw the most change was shooting guard. General manager David Kahn was able to sign rookie Alexey Shved from Russia, who impressed during the Olympics...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 4,301 reads 61 comments

  13. Milwaukee Bucks Will Be One of the NBA's Most Entertaining Teams in 2013

    Win or lose this season, the Milwaukee Bucks are going to be a very entertaining team. There are a few reasons for this but the main reason is their dynamic backcourt...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 1,917 reads 6 comments

  14. Detroit Pistons: 5 Players That Still Need to Be Moved

    The Detroit Pistons have had a fairly quiet offseason. For some teams that might be a good thing. However for the Pistons it is not. General manager Joe Dumars was able to trade away Ben Gordon in exchange for Corey Maggette...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 3,719 reads 78 comments

  15. Monta Ellis Is Milwaukee Bucks' Last Best Hope to Be Relevant Again

    If the Milwaukee Bucks are going to be relevant this season, they need Monta Ellis to be the man. Ellis came over to the Bucks last season in exchange for former No. 1 overall pick Andrew Bogut and little used Stephen Jackson...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 2,077 reads 37 comments

  16. Minnesota Timberwolves 2012-13 Schedule: Monthly Matchups and W-L Predictions

    Last season, the Minnesota Timberwolves finished the season with a record of 26-40 and missed the playoffs by 10 games. Based on their winning percentage of 39.4 percent, they would have won 32 games in an 82-game schedule...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 4,600 reads 67 comments

  17. 4 Reasons for Chicago Blackhawks Fans to Believe in Corey Crawford

    What a difference a year makes. This time last year all was well with the Chicago Blackhawks when it came to who was in net. Corey Crawford was coming off a stellar rookie season and was signed a new three-year deal...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 3,180 reads 51 comments

  18. 5 Free Agent Summer League Standouts Boston Celtics Should Target

    The Boston Celtics have had a very busy offseason. While losing Ray Allen to Miami, it is easy to say they might be even better now without him. In the draft they added Jared Sullinger and Fab Melo, who could be the future frontcourt for years to come..

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 5,060 reads 33 comments

  19. 5 Chicago Bulls Who Will Be Just Fine Without Derrick Rose

    Losing Derrick Rose is going to be hard for the Bulls . When any star player is lost for an extended period of time, it is hard for the team. However, things can go one of two ways...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 3,852 reads 28 comments

  20. Chicago Bulls: Why They Will Be Fine Without the Bench Mob

    Some things just aren't meant to last. For the Bench Mob, it looks like, after two years, they have found their expiration date. Ronnie Brewer and C.J. Watson did not have their options picked up by the team...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 4,932 reads 86 comments

  21. Chicago Bulls: Why They Should Help Facilitate Dwight Howard Trade

    I know it is something Bulls fans don't want to admit, but Dwight Howard isn't coming to Chicago. However, that doesn't mean the Bulls shouldn't help him get to where he is going...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 7,777 reads 110 comments

  22. Chicago Bulls: Why It Is Time to Trade Richard Hamilton

    Just like the last time the Chicago Bulls signed a big free agent from Detroit , one year was enough. Now, I am not saying that the Richard Hamilton experiment was a disaster like Ben Wallace's time in Chicago was, but it sure wasn't great...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 5,322 reads 110 comments

  23. NBA Free Agency 2012: The Chicago Bulls Have 5 Options with Omer Asik

    The Houston Rockets want to sign Omer Asik . They want him real bad. Asik and the Rockets have agreed verbally to a deal that is worth $25.1 million over three years...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 12,518 reads 115 comments

  24. NBA Free Agency 2012: What Does Kirk Hinrich's Return Do for Chicago Bulls?

    Kirk Hinrich has agreed to return to the Chicago Bulls , K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune and multiple sources have reported. The No...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about 2 years ago 19,279 reads 312 comments

  25. Chicago Bulls: Is It a Good Idea for Isiah Thomas to Talk to Derrick Rose?

    According to Scott Powers of ESPNChicago , Isiah Thomas is planning on reaching out to Derrick Rose . Should the Chicago Bulls be worried? On the court, Thomas was everything we Bulls fans hope Rose can become...

    Michael Gibbons Written by Michael Gibbons about over 2 years ago 2,463 reads 56 comments