1. NBA Finals 2012: LeBron James Makes His Mark in History

    Well, it happened. LeBron James has silenced the critics. There was little doubt, after consecutive three-point plays by James halfway into the first quarter, the Miami Heat would win Game 5 and the 2012 NBA Finals...

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  2. Ultimate Frisbee: Rise Up's New Videos Can Change Landscape of the Sport

    The sport of Ultimate will never be the same. One company called Rise Up is beginning to paint a new future for Ultimate with a set of online instructional videos featuring expert tutorials on how to improve both individual and team skills...

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  3. Ultimate Frisbee: 10 Pro Athletes Who Would Dominate the Sport of Ultimate

    Sure, Ultimate doesn't pay very well, or at all. It's not glamorous. There won't be reporters asking for a sound clip after a big win. But, Ultimate is on the rise and features some of the most exciting athletes in the world...

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  4. NBA Power Rankings: One Major Coaching Adjustment for Every NBA Team

    The home stretch—there's only 16 games left in the NBA regular season and it's time for teams to start some serious self-reflection. The Miami Heat, Chicago Bulls, and Oklahoma City Thunder are the obvious favorites, but even they have issues...

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  5. Chicago Bulls Players Stick Up for Tom Thibodeau

    Tom Thibodeau has been integral to what the Bulls have been able to accomplish this season. Carlos Boozer likened him to a baseball manager, ".....

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  6. Judging Dwight Howard and the 7 Worst Free-Throw Shooters in the NBA

    When games come down to the wire, free throws often play an integral role in the final outcome. It's not the most glamorous part of the game, but it can be the difference between winning and losing...

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  7. Why the Chicago Bulls Must Rest Derrick Rose for Two More Weeks

    The Chicago Bulls should keep Derrick Rose on the bench just a little bit longer. Rose has missed six games due to a groin injury he suffered against the New York Knicks ...

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  8. 2012 NBA Playoff Predictions: 5 Sleeper Teams That Could Come Alive in Playoffs

    The 2012 NBA playoffs are only one month away, and the excitement is starting to heat up. Teams like the Miami Heat, Chicago Bulls and Oklahoma City Thunder are the favorites, but ...

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  9. Joakim Noah vs. Omer Asik: Who Should the Chicago Bulls Start at Center?

    At 38-10, Chicago Bulls centers Joakim Noah and Omer Asik have little to complain about. Both players have stepped up and deserve props for their total devotion to coach Tom Thibodeau's defensive game plan...

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  10. Derrick Rose Groin Injury: Why Chicago Bulls Should Rest Rose Before Playoffs

    Derrick Rose sitting on the bench is a good thing for the Chicago Bulls right now. In carrying the Bulls to a 37-10 record, Rose has suffered three injuries so far. First it was turf toe, then back spasms and now an injured groin...

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  11. Chicago Bulls Rumors: Why Bulls Need Carlos Boozer for a Title Run

    The Chicago Bulls should not trade Carlos Boozer . Rumors are flaring before the trade deadline, and Boozer has been under scrutiny for his poor defense and injury-prone history...

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  12. Derrick Rose vs. LeBron James: Which MVP Candidate Is a Better Playoff Crutch?

    Derrick Rose stops the bleeding when the Chicago Bulls fall into ruts. He’s 23 years old and closes out games better than LeBron James , who is 27. Sure, LeBron James has a high shooting percentage at clutch moments...

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  13. MVP Race: Derrick Rose Proves Once Again Why He's the MVP

    It’s not LeBron James , Kevin Durant or Kobe Bryant . It’s Derrick Rose . In a thrilling last-second victory against the Milwaukee Bucks , Rose proved, once again, why he’s the league's definitive MVP...

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  14. Chicago Bulls Going Green: United Center to Be Powered by Renewable Energy

    In celebration of Earth Day, the Fortune 500 company Constellation Energy will supply the electricity for the United Center on April 1 for the Chicago Blackhawks and April 2 for the Chicago Bulls ...

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  15. Jeremy Lin: Chicago Bulls Guard Mike James Thought He Would Replace Jeremy Lin

    What if the New York Knicks had Mike James instead of Jeremy Lin? Chances are there wouldn't be the kind of media storm that has transpired. James told Nick Friedell : " I was supposed to go to New York for Jeremy Lin, but then Linsanity happened...

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  16. 3 Reasons Ultimate Frisbee Still Remains Obscure

    Usually known as Ultimate Frisbee, the sport of Ultimate remains relevant only to those who play it. It's a shame too, because Ultimate features some of the best athletes in the world...

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  17. Chicago Bulls: 11 Subplots to Watch as Bulls Begin Playoff Push

    Is the NBA season really halfway done already? The postseason is just around the corner, and the Bulls look poised for a deep playoff run once again. At 24-7, it's a good time to be a Bulls fan, but plenty of questions still need to be answered...

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  18. Alvin Gentry and 6 More NBA Head Coaches on the Hot Seat

    NBA head coaches have it rough. They often become scapegoats when their teams start losing games. Two coaches, Flip Saunders (Washington Wizards) and Paul Westphal (Sacramento Kings) have already been fired this season...

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  19. Ultimate Frisbee Power Rankings: The Top Ten Ultimate Players

    They lay-out, sky, and bid more than the everyone else in the sport of Ultimate. At seven o'clock Sunday morning, when everyone is sore and the winds are howling, they are the ones getting their teammates pumped for upcoming games...

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  20. Why Ronnie Brewer is Critical to Chicago Bulls' 2011-12 NBA Title Hopes

    Derrick Rose and Luol Deng usually get all the attention. However, the Bulls did not get to 21-6, the best record in the league, with only two guys. The entire bench has stepped up and filled a role...

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  21. Joakim Noah Needs to Be Accountable, Avoid Contract as a Scapegoat for Poor Play

    Joakim Noah of the Chicago Bulls is not happy about his slow start in the 2011-12 NBA season. He's a high intensity player who sometimes lets his emotions get the better of him...

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  22. Chicago Bulls: Power Ranking the Entire Bulls Roster Thus Far

    The Chicago Bulls are sitting pretty at 18-6 and have one of the deepest teams in the NBA . With Derrick Rose at the helm, there is a constant buzz of dynasty resurrection hopes churning around the Windy City...

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  23. NBA Trade Rumors: Derrick Rose Needs to Recruit Dwight Howard to the Bulls

    Dwight Howard is rumored to be interested in the Chicago Bulls . While it's still a long-shot, it definitely deserves consideration. With Derrick Rose and Dwight Howard on the same team, the Chicago Bulls would be stupid scary...

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  24. Luol Deng: Chicago Bulls Star Shouldn't Play Through His Torn Wrist Ligament

    The glue of the Chicago Bulls , Luol Deng , has a torn ligament in his left wrist, an injury he suffered against the Charlotte Bobcats more than 10 days ago. Bulls have been plagued by injuries early, but still remain at the the top of the NBA ...

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  25. Carlos Boozer: 5 Reasons Bulls Star Hasn't Lived Up to His Bloated Contract

    Last night, in a Chicago Bulls loss against the Miami Heat , Carlos Boozer proved once again that he's a softy in the post...

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