1. Bulls Come Up Roses as Derrick Rose and Carlos Boozer Blow Out the Pistons

    There were three keys to victory for the Chicago Bulls during their stretch of five games in six days: create turnovers, find Joakim Noah and trust Jimmy Butler...

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  2. Chicago Bulls: 3 Keys for Success This Week

    The Chicago Bulls are heading into one of their toughest stretches of the abbreviated season. At 7-2, the season thus far has been successful, but several questions still linger...

    Ernest Shepard Written by Ernest Shepard about over 2 years ago 1,204 reads 34 comments

  3. Chicago White Sox: Should Consider Ryan Madson for Closer Role

    The White Sox need a closer after trading away Sergio Santos in the first of two offseason deals with the Toronto Blue Jays . The potential names for a replacements have included Matt Thornton, Jesse Crain and rookie Addison Reed...

    Ernest Shepard Written by Ernest Shepard about over 2 years ago 1,251 reads 4 comments

  4. Are the Bulls Better Without Rip?

    Somewhere at the local sports bar somebody is asking this question: Are the Bulls better without Richard Hamilton ? They have watched every game, criticized every "analyst" and "expert" and commented here about it, etc...

    Ernest Shepard Written by Ernest Shepard about over 2 years ago 2,388 reads 47 comments

  5. Bulls Overcome 19-Point Deficit to Down the Hawks

    "Good teams build deficits, great teams sustain them." E. Shepard 12-30-11 The Chicago Bulls versus Atlanta Hawks game was a case of: good team builds a lead against a great team and the great team finds a way to win...

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  6. How Jerry Angelo's Firing Affects the Contract Status of Matt Forte

    Chicago Bears fans aren't used to sweeping changes but heads are rolling at Halas Hall where the biggest news of the day is Jerry Angelo has been relieved of his duties...

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  7. NBA Week in Review: Chicago Bulls and the Rest of the League

    Okay Bulls fans and or fans of the NBA , the first full week started and ended with a bang. There have been a few surprises and some good storylines, none bigger than the battle of L...

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  8. Kenny Williams Deserves Our Patience While He Rebuilds the Chicago White Sox

    Kenny Williams is no longer the only baseball general manager in Chicago who has a World Series ring. With the November arrival of Theo Epstein, the room at the baseball table just got a bit more crowded...

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  9. Chicago Bulls: 4-1 Record Is Good but There Is Still One Big Problem

    The Chicago Bulls are one of the NBA 's elite teams. The 40-point smackdown of the Memphis Grizzlies without Richard Hamilton should serve as an indicator of things to come for the rest of the league...

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  10. Chicago Bulls: The Greatest Bulls of All Time

    For over 45 years, the Chicago Bulls have been one of the NBA 's top franchises. Since the first season in 1966, the Bulls have had 11 total players or coaches in the Hall of Fame who have either worn the uniform or coached along the sidelines...

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  11. Chicago White Sox Breaking News: Carlos Quentin Traded to San Diego

    According to reports , the Chicago White Sox have traded two-time All-Star slugger Carlos Quentin to the San Diego Padres for minor league pitchers Simon Castro and Pedro Hernandez—23 and 22 years old, respectively...

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  12. Chicago Bulls: Derrick Rose and Company Head Home After a 3-1 Road Trip

    Derrick Rose is still the best point guard in the NBA . In a December 20th article http://bleacherreport...

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  13. Kings Exposed the Bulls Deficiencies, Will Other Teams Follow Suit?

    Derrick Rose came out aggressively in the Bulls ' 108-98 win versus the Kings Thursday night. He forced his will from the start of the game, eventually ending the the first half with 11 points and five assists...

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  14. Chicago Bulls: Derrick Rose Must Continue to Be a Facilitator

    Derrick Rose has not come out aggressively to start the first two games of the season. As a result, the Bulls have got off to slow starts, scoring 22 points in the first quarter in both games...

    Ernest Shepard Written by Ernest Shepard about over 2 years ago 1,094 reads 24 comments

  15. Bulls vs. Warriors Game Recap: Slow Start Dooms Derrick Rose and Chicago

    Many expected the Chicago Bulls to struggle with the frenetic pace of the Golden State Warriors in the second portion of a back-to-back. If 20 turnovers for the Bulls do not tell the story, then how about Derrick Rose and C...

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  16. Bulls vs. Warriors: Rose, Deng and Chicago Must Avoid a Sluggish Start to Win

    The Chicago Bulls play the Golden State Warriors tonight in another tough match-up during their road-trip to begin the season...

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  17. Chicago Bulls: Tough West Coast Trip Will Test the Bulls Early

    Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls get the season going in Los Angeles versus the Lakers in the first of four straight games on the west coast. Dates with Golden State, Sacramento and the Clippers complete the Bulls tour of duty in California...

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  18. Chicago Bulls: 7 Questions as the NBA Season Begins

    Seven questions face the Chicago Bulls as the NBA season is beginning. Many analysts have the Miami Heat facing the Los Angeles Clippers or Oklahoma City Thunder in the Finals...

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  19. DePaul Blue Demon Basketball: Can They Survive in the Big East?

    The DePaul Blue Demons men's basketball team are off to their best start in 12 seasons, going 9-3 after defeating Cal Poly 63-58...

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  20. Where Will Chicago Bulls Finish Within the NBA's Central Division?

    The NBA kicks off a brand new season on Christmas Day and for us, we are treated to some compelling games. Boston versus New York starts off the festivities on a schedule that includes a NBA Finals rematch between Miami and Dallas ...

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  21. Derrick Rose vs. Chris Paul: Who Is the Best Point Guard in the NBA?

    The Chicago Bulls Derrick Rose has plenty to celebrate. Fresh off inking a five-year, $94 million extension , Rose led the Bulls to a 93-85 victory against the Indiana Pacers with nine assists...

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  22. Chicago Bulls: Reintroducing Ronnie Brewer and "The Bench Mob"

    There were plenty of reasons that the Chicago Bulls made it to the NBA Eastern Conference Finals last season. Good coaching, tough defense, the coming-out party of F Luol Deng and the youngest-ever league MVP, Derrick Rose ...

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  23. Jimmy Butler Could Be Vital for the Chicago Bulls' Run to the NBA Finals

    Jimmy Butler's first jump shot of the Chicago Bulls' preseason game against the Indiana Pacers told the story. His shot off of the glass was full of nerves...

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  24. Chicago Bulls: Stay Clear of Dwight Howard and Should Have Pursued Nene

    Not the Bulls but the Nets , Lakers , and Mavericks are on the very short wish-list of Dwight Howard . Also on the list is the Orlando Magic . I get the hint, Dwight Howard does not want to play for the Chicago Bulls ...

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  25. Chicago Bulls: Signing Richard Hamilton Is a Good Start

    For the Chicago Bulls this has been a quiet offseason. No major roster moves have been made to upgrade the shooting guard position. In fact, the only move of significance was the re-signing of forward Brian Scalabrine...

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