1. Top Targets to Improve Chicago Bulls This Offseason

    This summer should be the most eventful for the Chicago Bulls since the summer of 2010. Who are the top targets, via free agency, trade or draft that the team should target? When ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 14,529 reads 41 comments

  2. Is NBA's 3-Peat History Repeating with Miami Heat?

    The Miami Heat are perceived to be coasting through the regular season. For the two-time defending champions, the winter months are just something to pass through until they get to the postseason when the real games start...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 64,176 reads 177 comments

  3. Should Chicago Bulls Trade Joakim Noah Too?

    With the Chicago Bulls having already dealt Luol Deng and allegedly looking to amnesty Carlos Boozer, some are beginning to suggest they may also trade Joakim Noah this offseason (or perhaps even before the trade deadline)...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 63,394 reads 347 comments

  4. Blueprint for the Chicago Bulls to Properly Tank Rest of Season

    There are some who advocate for the Chicago Bulls to tank the rest of the season, an undertaking which requires precision. Here’s a blueprint to do so properly...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 14,629 reads 132 comments

  5. Should Chicago Bulls Make NY Knicks a Carmelo Anthony Offer They Can't Refuse?

    One of the fallouts of the recent Luol Deng trade is that the Chicago Bulls have quietly been collecting assets which could theoretically be used in a trade for a superstar player...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 19,939 reads 120 comments

  6. Would Luol Deng and Chicago Bulls Have Parted Ways Anyway?

    Hours before trading him to the Cleveland Cavaliers , the Chicago Bulls front office summoned Luol Deng and offered him a three-year, $30 million, take-it-or-leave-it offer. He left it, thereby putting the trade into motion...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 15,675 reads 96 comments

  7. Is Heavy Workload Burning out the NBA's Elite Point Guards?

    The biggest subplot of this NBA season is the regularity with which the game’s best point guards are going down...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 51,745 reads 136 comments

  8. Portland Trail Blazers' Ridiculously Hot 3-Point Shooting Is No Fluke

    The Portland Trail Blazers are perhaps the biggest surprise team in the NBA this season, having emerged as legitimate title contenders...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 2,512 reads 6 comments

  9. Does D.J. Augustin Have a Future with the Chicago Bulls?

    In the Chicago Bulls ' year of disappointment, one of the few pleasant surprises— D.J. Augustin — wasn’t even on the roster when the season began...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 18,764 reads 66 comments

  10. Saying Goodbye to Chicago Bulls Great, Luol Deng

    An open letter to Luol Deng, who was traded Tuesday to the Cleveland Cavaliers . Dear Lu, Thank you. Thank you for all you’ ve done as a Chicago Bull and all you’ ve done as a citizen of Chicago period...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 3,668 reads 49 comments

  11. What If Derrick Rose Isn't the Future of the Chicago Bulls?

    What if Derrick Rose isn ’t the future of the Chicago Bulls after all? It’s not the question any Bulls fan wants to consider, and it must be a terrifying one to ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 39,871 reads 136 comments

  12. An All-Time Great, Dirk Nowitzki Is Still Playing Like One

    Dirk Nowitzki , one of the all-time greatest players, has not faded into obscurity. He’s still going strong and still leading the Dallas Mavericks toward playoff contention...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 20,869 reads 163 comments

  13. Will Kirk Hinrich Be Part of Chicago Bulls' Future?

    Kirk Hinrich has earned a place in Chicago Bulls history and is contributing in the present, but will he be a part of the future? That may all depend on him. When you survey the Bulls’ historic leaders, his name is all over the place...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 12,063 reads 54 comments

  14. Progress Report for Jimmy Butler Making 'The Leap'

    Since Jimmy Butler was named the new starting shooting guard for the Chicago Bulls last offseason, many expectations were laid upon him to make "the leap...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 9,038 reads 23 comments

  15. Keeping Chicago Bulls in Playoffs Will Be Tom Thibodeau's Best Coaching Job Yet

    If Tom Thibodeau keeps the Chicago Bulls in the playoffs this year, it will be his best coaching job yet, because doing so will require something that is outside of his wheelhouse: restraint...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 3,113 reads 29 comments

  16. Tony Snell Will Fit Right in with Chicago Bulls

    When the Chicago Bulls selected Tony Snell with the 20th pick of the 2013 NBA draft, they chose a player who, on paper, fit in perfectly into what they look for in a wing: great ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 10,039 reads 34 comments

  17. Secrets to Roy Hibbert's Elite Defense

    The Indiana Pacers ’ Roy Hibbert is the early front-runner for Defensive Player of the Year. His elite defense is instrumental to the Pacers' success...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 12,675 reads 75 comments

  18. Is Joakim Noah Finally Breaking out of His Slump?

    The Chicago Bulls have struggled more than at any time since making Tom Thibodeau their head coach, and Joakim Noah has struggled as much as any player on the team. Recent indications are that he might be pulling out of that slump though...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 2,159 reads 8 comments

  19. Chicago Bulls Must Figure out Their Marquis Teague Situation

    Marquis Teague is turning out to be the great enigma of the Chicago Bulls . The gulf between where he is in terms of skill and where he could end up in terms of accomplishment is as wide for him as for anyone in the NBA not named Anthony Bennett...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 7,690 reads 47 comments

  20. Mistaken Assumptions About Chicago Bulls' Future

    As the Chicago Bulls ’ season hurls like some smoldering kamikaze meteor towards the sun, taking with it any chance of postseason success, many self-designated fake GMs ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 5,269 reads 36 comments

  21. Luol Deng Is the Trade Chip Every NBA Team Should Be Pursuing

    Right now the best trade chip who may or may not be on the market is Luol Deng . If you’re a GM of a contending team, and not at least inquiring about Deng, you’re probably not doing your job...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 8,415 reads 38 comments

  22. Is LeBron James Dominating NBA More Than Michael Jordan Did?

    Is LeBron James dominating the NBA more than Michael Jordan did? I’m not asking which player was greater—certainly right now that distinction still goes to Jordan—but ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 32,936 reads 277 comments

  23. Is Taj Gibson Part of Chicago Bulls' Future or Just a Trade Chip?

    With the Chicago Bulls ’ season falling into disarray amid a plethora of injuries, the questions about the future arise, and among them is the status of Taj Gibson ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 12,189 reads 61 comments

  24. Why Josh Smith Experiment Won't Work out for the Detroit Pistons

    The transition of Josh Smith to the Detroit Pistons has not been as smooth as some would have hoped. Is there a way to make him fit better, or is it time for the Pistons to make ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 4,112 reads 52 comments

  25. Nikola Mirotic Is One of the Few Reasons Chicago Bulls Fans Can Stay Hopeful

    The Chicago Bulls have lost nine of their last 11 games; they are collecting injuries like kids collect baseball cards...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 14,699 reads 63 comments