1. 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 9 months ago 16,438 reads 97 comments

  2. 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 9 months ago 4,679 reads 77 comments

  3. 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 9 months ago 2,739 reads 47 comments

  4. 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 9 months ago 4,828 reads 100 comments

  5. 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 9 months ago 21,333 reads 85 comments

  6. 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 9 months ago 5,118 reads 105 comments

  7. 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 9 months ago 3,866 reads 75 comments

  8. 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 15,723 reads 186 comments

  9. 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 2,522 reads 50 comments

  10. 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 3,141 reads 20 comments

  11. 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 13,061 reads 63 comments

  12. 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 3,057 reads 59 comments

  13. 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 6,561 reads 45 comments

  14. 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 2,020 reads 87 comments

  15. 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 10 months ago 9,584 reads 202 comments

  16. 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 10 months ago 4,839 reads 77 comments

  17. 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 10 months ago 12,562 reads 171 comments

  18. 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 10 months ago 23,392 reads 286 comments

  19. 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 10 months ago 5,996 reads 151 comments

  20. 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 10 months ago 5,779 reads 142 comments

  21. 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 10 months ago 4,742 reads 101 comments

  22. Why Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler Can Become NBA's Next Dominant Duo

    Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler of the Chicago Bulls will be playing together extensively for the first time this year, and as they do, they will quickly establish themselves as one of the most dominant backcourt duos in the NBA ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 17,199 reads 184 comments

  23. Chicago Bulls vs. Oklahoma City Thunder: Recap and Player Grades

    The Chicago Bulls traveled to Wichita, Kansas, to take on the Oklahoma City Thunder . They took an 11-point lead into halftime, but the lead was completely erased in the third quarter as the Bulls played their worst game of the preseason...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 3,588 reads 81 comments

  24. Milwaukee Bucks vs. Chicago Bulls, Game Recap and Player Grades

    The Chicago Bulls hosted the Milwaukee Bucks tonight, and it was close until about three minutes into the game. From there, it was a wire-to-wire blowout with the Bulls leading the way...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 4,888 reads 32 comments

  25. Complete 2013-14 Scouting Report and Predictions for Derrick Rose

    Derrick Rose is back. After missing all of last season with a torn ACL , he’s ready to take on the NBA again. If he is back to his MVP form, the Chicago Bulls will resume their status as one of the elite teams in the NBA...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 26,987 reads 169 comments