1. Realistic Ceiling for the Chicago Bulls This Season

    With Derrick Rose injured, Luol Deng traded and the Chicago Bulls clearly having no intentions of tanking, it’s time for Bulls fans to pick their eyes up off the floor, ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 11,809 reads 85 comments

  2. Is the Chicago Bulls Offense Better Without Luol Deng?

    Since Luol Deng was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers on January 6, there’s been an interesting development with the Chicago Bulls : The offense has actually become more efficient...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 8,605 reads 42 comments

  3. LeBron James and Kevin Durant's Epic MVP Race Has Historic Double

    While LeBron James and Kevin Durant are engaged in an epic MVP race, it’s worth mentioning that there is a historic double to it: Michael Jordan and Charles Barkley vied against one another in a similar battle during the 1992-93 season...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 9,277 reads 52 comments

  4. How Are the Chicago Bulls Still Winning Games?

    With Derrick Rose out for the season with a torn meniscus and Luol Deng having been traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers , the Chicago Bulls are still winning games, against all odds...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 6,837 reads 26 comments

  5. Chicago Bulls' Last Star, Joakim Noah, Is Shining the Brightest

    The Chicago Bulls started the season with three All-Star-caliber players: Derrick Rose , Luol Deng and Joakim Noah . Now they're down to one, but he is shining the brightest he has ever shone...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 2,935 reads 6 comments

  6. Remember When the NBA Dunk Contest Was Truly Awesome?

    The year was 1988. I was in the United States Air Force, and the NBA Slam Dunk Contest was an hour away from starting...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 17,497 reads 49 comments

  7. Projecting Tony Snell's Actual Ceiling with Chicago Bulls

    With Tony Snell putting the first half of his rookie season behind him, we can start projecting what his ceiling is with the Chicago Bulls ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 14,822 reads 38 comments

  8. The Top 10 Most Wasteful 3-Point Seasons Ever

    What were the most wasteful three-point shooting seasons in history, and how does one come to such a determination? Abraham Lincoln once said , "It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 11,155 reads 17 comments

  9. Unable to Tank: Enjoy These Chicago Bulls While You Still Can

    With the Chicago Bulls going 7-3 since trading Luol Deng , it’s apparent that whatever the front office is doing, the players on the team have no intention of tanking, so just enjoy them while you still can...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about over 1 year ago 14,246 reads 75 comments

  10. 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 14,607 reads 41 comments

  11. 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 64,208 reads 177 comments

  12. 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 63,415 reads 347 comments

  13. 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 14,632 reads 132 comments

  14. 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 19,946 reads 120 comments

  15. 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 15,678 reads 96 comments

  16. 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 51,750 reads 136 comments

  17. 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

  18. 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 18,767 reads 66 comments

  19. 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 3,671 reads 49 comments

  20. 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 39,887 reads 136 comments

  21. 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 20,877 reads 163 comments

  22. 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 12,085 reads 54 comments

  23. 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 9,039 reads 23 comments

  24. 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 3,118 reads 29 comments

  25. 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 10,041 reads 34 comments