1. Chicago Bulls: 5 Keys to Beating the Brooklyn Nets in the 1st Round

    After a Chicago Bulls win and Atlanta Hawks loss, the playoff picture is officially set. The Bulls will play the Brooklyn Nets in the first round in the No. 4 versus No. 5 matchup...

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  2. Chicago Bulls: Why Derrick Rose Is in the Wrong for Not Making a Return

    The 2012-13 Chicago Bulls season has been one of hope, but one that eventually will be written off as a wasted season...

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  3. New York Knicks: Why Carmelo Anthony's Team Isn't an NBA Championship Contender

    The 2013 NBA Playoffs begin on April 20, 2013. For the first time since 2001, the New York Knicks are set to be a top four seed in the Eastern Conference playoff picture...

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  4. Chicago Bulls: Who Is Their Ideal Matchup in the First Round of the Playoffs?

    The Eastern Conference playoff picture has already been set, as all eight Eastern Conference playoff spots have been clinched. Despite that, there is still a great deal of jostling for position left...

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  5. Brittney Griner: How Would the Baylor Star Fare Playing Men's or NBA Basketball?

    In the past few days, Dallas Mavericks owner Marc Cuban made waves by saying he would consider drafting Baylor women's basketball star Brittney Griner into the NBA...

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  6. Pierre Jackson and Cory Jefferson Lead Baylor Bears to NIT Championship Game

    After an inconsistent season where they went 9-9 in Big 12 play, Baylor yesterday qualified for the championship game of the National Invitational Tournament with a convincing win over Brigham Young University...

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  7. Chicago Bulls: Why Jimmy Butler's Development Could Be the Key to a Title

    The 2012-13 Chicago Bulls campaign has been a frustrating one, as the team has lacked a sense of purpose this season. Star point guard Derrick Rose has yet to play after ACL surgery, and there is no indication of when he plans to return...

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  8. Houston Rockets: 5 Reasons Harden's Team Has the Most Potential in the NBA

    The Houston Rockets came into this season with a completely new roster and left the trade deadline with an even newer one. The Rockets made waves this offseason, signing Jeremy Lin and Omer Asik , and trading for James Harden ...

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  9. Derrick Rose: Why It Is in His Best Interests to Play for the Chicago Bulls Now

    Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has been hard at work rehabbing his torn ACL ever since tearing it last May. Since then, there has been a plethora of speculation surrounding when he will return to the court...

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  10. Pierre Jackson: Can the Baylor Bears Point Guard Be a Successful NBA Player?

    The Baylor Bears have had a season that has perhaps not gone quite to plan. After a stellar recruiting class that included ESPN's third overall recruit, Isaiah Austin, and a returning team that reached the Elite Eight in 2012, expectations were high...

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  11. Chicago Bulls: Kirk Hinrich's Absence Proves His Value to the Bulls

    Last offseason, the Chicago Bulls brought in former point guard Kirk Hinrich on a new two-year contract to start in the absence of Derrick Rose . This season, Hinrich's statistics have been exceedingly poor...

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  12. Chicago Bulls: Why Derrick Rose Should Take a Stint in the D-League

    After months away from the game, Derrick Rose has finally returned to full contact practice. An observer of the practice said "I'm still not sure when he's going to play, but ...

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  13. Michael Jordan: Why He Is Wrong About the Kobe vs. LeBron Debate

    In an interview with NBA TV , former Chicago Bulls guard Michael Jordan declared that if given the choice, he would take Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant over Miami Heat forward LeBron James ...

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  14. Chicago Bulls: Why Andrea Bargnani Could Be the Missing Piece to a Championship

    The Chicago Bulls have managed to stay above water in the Eastern Conference despite missing star point guard Derrick Rose for the entirety of the 2012-13 NBA season. The Bulls stand at 29-20, tied for fourth in the conference...

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  15. Chicago Bulls Midseason Report Card: Grading the Team's First Half

    The Chicago Bulls have officially completed the first half of their 2012-13 campaign after winning January 23rd against Detroit ...

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  16. NBA Prediction: If LeBron and NBA Personalities Were President Obama's Cabinet

    On January 21, 2013, United States President Barack Obama will be sworn in for his second term in office. President Obama is a well-documented basketball fan, and has appeared at events with superstars like Derrick Rose and Carmelo Anthony ...

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  17. NBA Predictions: Forecasting the Complete All-Star Rosters from Each Conference

    The 62nd All-Star Game will take place in Houston on Feb. 17 and will be broadcast nationally on TNT. The All-Star starting lineups were announced Thursday on TNT before Minnesota took on the Clippers...

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  18. Los Angeles Lakers: Why Pau Gasol Deserves to Be Traded Away

    The Los Angeles Lakers have by far been the most disappointing team in the NBA this season, if not in the history of the league...

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  19. Chicago Bulls: Why Derrick Rose and Company Are Better Off Without the Bench Mob

    Despite missing star point guard Derrick Rose , the Chicago Bulls have managed to stay right in the thick of the playoff hunt. As of Jan. 15, the Bulls are 21-15 and only three games behind the Miami Heat for the No...

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  20. Joakim Noah: Chicago Bulls Center Has Made His All-Star Case

    After beating the New York Knicks in Madison Square Garden on December 21, the Chicago Bulls have now won seven out of their last nine games, including wins over Boston, Brooklyn and New York twice...

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  21. Chicago Bulls: What Lineup Changes Could Coach Tom Thibodeau Make?

    The Chicago Bulls have slumped out to a 5-6 record this season without Derrick Rose , the first time the team has been under .500 since Tom Thibodeau 's fifth game in Chicago...

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  22. Chicago Bulls: Why Derrick Rose and Fans Should Be Hopeful for This Season

    So far this season, the Chicago Bulls have a record of 4-3 after a loss to the Boston Celtics on Monday. Despite the mediocre record, Chicago has looked much better than expected after seven games...

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  23. Los Angeles Lakers: Why Hiring Mike D'Antoni Is an Absolute Failure

    ESPN reported today that the Los Angeles Lakers opted to hire former Phoenix Suns and New York Knicks head coach Mike D'Antoni to the same role in LA. D'Antoni is a famous proponent of the run and gun, fast-paced offensive system...

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  24. NBA Awards: Predicting the MVP and Every Other Regular-Season Award

    The 2012-2013 NBA season gets underway very soon, which means that it is time to make predictions for the upcoming season. This season starts after a lockout-shortened season in 2012 where only 66 games were played per team...

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  25. Winners and Losers from Week 3 of Chicago Bulls Training Camp

    After three weeks of preseason, the Bulls have played five games thus far. In those games, they are 3-2. The team overall has been underwhelming to say the least, shooting only 42 percent from the field, and under 35 percent from the three-point line...

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