1. Chicago Bulls Once Again Placing All Hope on Their Defense

    The more things change, the more they stay the same. The Chicago Bulls once again are placing all their hopes on defense...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 9 months ago 1,191 reads 16 comments

  2. Derrick Rose Injury Creates Hidden Opportunities for Rebuilding Chicago Bulls

    With Derrick Rose out for the season, there has been much talk about the Chicago Bulls revamping the team and rebuilding. There is one more hidden opportunity for the Bulls, though...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 4,515 reads 41 comments

  3. Trading Luol Deng Could Have Unintended Consequences for Chicago Bulls

    With Derrick Rose going down for the season again, Luol Deng ’s name has come up in trade rumors once again. There could, however, be unintended consequences to a midseason trade...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 10,720 reads 109 comments

  4. Breaking Down Gregg Popovich's Extremely Successful San Antonio Spurs System

    Gregg Popovich , the head coach of the San Antonio Spurs , has established his place on the Mount Rushmore of coaches, alongside Red Auerbach , Phil Jackson and Pat Riley...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 13,068 reads 10 comments

  5. Outside-the-Box Trade Ideas for the Houston Rockets

    Whether the Houston Rockets are actively shopping Omer Asik or not, one thing that seems reasonable is that if someone were to pick up the phone and make the right offer, the Rockets would jump...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 16,450 reads 97 comments

  6. Did Kobe Bryant Choose His Worth over a 6th Ring?

    Since inking his new, two-year, $48 million deal Kobe Bryant has come under considerable criticism. Many, including Bryant himself , have defended the contract. Those defenses have holes, though...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 4,706 reads 77 comments

  7. Chicago Bulls Made Right Choice by Adding Mike Dunleavy

    The Chicago Bulls made a difficult choice this summer, adding Mike Dunleavy over last year’s heroes, Nate Robinson and Marco Belinelli...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 2,752 reads 47 comments

  8. How Chicago Bulls Survive While Waiting for Derrick Rose's Recovery

    With the news that Derrick Rose has torn the meniscus in his right knee, there are two questions the Chicago Bulls and their fans want answers to: When will he return? And how ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 4,845 reads 100 comments

  9. Predicting the NBA's Next Wildly Underrated and Overrated Players

    Who are the NBA ’s next wildly underrated and overrated players? For that matter, what does it even mean to say “wildly” overrated or underrated? There’s something I like to call the “Paul Millsap factor...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 21,339 reads 85 comments

  10. This Is 1 Season in History Where LA Lakers Should Tank

    This is the one season in history the Los Angeles Lakers have an obligation to their fans to tank. I know that sounds heretical to Lakers’ fans, but bear with me...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 5,134 reads 105 comments

  11. Derrick Rose Is Only Thing That Will Make or Break Chicago Bulls

    This year the Chicago Bulls are aspiring for a ring, and the only thing that will make or break them is the play of Derrick Rose . That goes for better or for worse, and the first nine games of the season give us a good window into both...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 3,877 reads 75 comments

  12. Have the Chicago Bulls Created Their Own Defensive Monster?

    Tom Thibodeau ’s defensive schemes, and the Chicago Bulls ’ success running them, have been the key to their success...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 15,767 reads 186 comments

  13. How Long Until Chicago Bulls Are Clicking and Meeting Expectations?

    The Chicago Bulls opened the season falling far short of their championship expectations. Now, recent signs point toward an imminent, albeit tenuous, turnaround. Over the first four games of the season, the Bulls were, in a word, awful...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 2,531 reads 50 comments

  14. Why NBA Superstar Scoring Performances Are Not Created Equal

    All NBA superstars performances are not created equal. So, how do you compare one amazing record to another? How does Kobe Bryant ’s 81-point game compare with LeBron James’ ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 3,153 reads 20 comments

  15. Is James Harden in Danger of Becoming This Season's Blake Griffin?

    When James Harden had the kind of defensive performance against the Los Angeles Clippers normally reserved for blooper reels, he may have gotten a little silent empathy form one of his opponents, Blake Griffin ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 13,093 reads 63 comments

  16. Despite Slow Start, Rebuilt Chicago Bulls' Bench Is Already Doing Its Job

    There's no denying the Chicago Bulls have gotten off to a slow start, but not everything that is happening is negative. If you're looking for a silver lining, look no further than the play of the bench...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 3,074 reads 59 comments

  17. How Soon Before Detroit Pistons' Andre Drummond Dominates Eastern Conference?

    How long will it take before the Detroit Pistons ’ super sophomore center, Andre Drummond , starts to dominate the Eastern Conference? If you’re looking at his potential, it shouldn't be long...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 6,585 reads 45 comments

  18. Chicago Bulls Frontline Faces Enormous Test Within Central Division

    The Chicago Bulls face an enormous frontline test this year within the Central Division, and if the initial returns are any indication, they may not like what they get on their report card...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 2,028 reads 87 comments

  19. Familiarity Breeds Contempt in Brewing Chicago Bulls, Indiana Pacers Rivalry

    They say familiarity breeds contempt. In the recent history of the Chicago Bulls and Indiana Pacers , that’s certainly the case. They see a lot of each other, and the more they see each other, the less they like each other...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 11 months ago 9,597 reads 202 comments

  20. Comparing Derrick Rose's Jumper Pre and Post Injury

    During the preseason, Derrick Rose was shooting at a torrid rate. Since the regular season has started, he’s been shooting at a horrid rate...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 11 months ago 4,913 reads 77 comments

  21. Would a 2013-14 Chicago Bulls NBA Title Stain Miami Heat's Recent NBA Rings?

    Would a 2013-14 Chicago Bulls championship dampen the Miami Heat 's recent run? Would an asterisk be placed next to LeBron James' ring? That’s a question that gets asked ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 11 months ago 12,571 reads 171 comments

  22. What Some People Are Forgetting About the Chicago Bulls

    The Chicago Bulls aren ’t a completely glossed-over team. In fact, they’re pretty widely respected...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 11 months ago 23,403 reads 286 comments

  23. 5 New Weapons Chicago Bulls' Derrick Rose Has Added to His Arsenal

    Derrick Rose is back, and he has brought some new weapons to his arsenal with him. These have been put on full display during the preseason, and per RealGM , his numbers have been ridiculous...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 11 months ago 6,053 reads 151 comments

  24. Chicago Bulls 2013-14: Lineup, Roster Predictions & Analysis

    The Chicago Bulls are in full "no excuses mode" as the 2013-14 NBA season is ready to tip-off. They have Derrick Rose back, they have their most complete roster yet, and they have every expectation of winning the NBA Championship...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 11 months ago 5,795 reads 142 comments

  25. Denver Nuggets vs. Chicago Bulls: Recap and Player Grades

    The Chicago Bulls , in a game for the ages and history on the line, came back from a 19-point deficit to triumph heroically over the Denver Nuggets in front of tens of thousands ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 11 months ago 4,751 reads 101 comments