Archive for the ‘Chicago Bulls’ Category

MLB, NBA Rumor Time

Thursday, September 11th, 2008

Since we here at Rumors and Rants took the red pill, so to speak, we have yet to add anything to our nifty new "Rumors" tab. We decided it was time to change that, and give you the latest chatter going on in baseball and NBA as one season winds ...

This is Rich: Bulls to Open Against Skiles

Wednesday, August 6th, 2008

Those masters of marketing over at the NBA Scheduling Department have come up with a doozy for us here in Middle America, especially for those of us with ties to both Indiana and the Chicago Bulls. The NBA released its schedules for next season, and the Bulls will open with ...

Derrick Rose: Already On His Way to Bust City

Friday, July 11th, 2008

For the record, I put exactly zero stock in what happens during summer league basketball. Totally meaningless stuff. But when the No. 1 overall pick has to sit out with tendinitis or something and Michael Beasley is dominating people, I get a little worried.I mean, please let this kid not ...

I Love the ’80s Strikes Back

Friday, May 30th, 2008

Doug Collins is coming back to coach the Bulls, and I couldn't be more excited! Combined with the pending Celtics-Lakers matchup in the NBA Finals and baseball teams slowly returning to powder blue uniforms, one thing has become clear: the '80s are back, baby! And it couldn't happen soon enough.Here ...

You Must Choose Wisely

Wednesday, May 21st, 2008

Every time I try to get away from the Chicago Bulls, they find a way to bring me back. I just can't quit them. But never in a million years did I expect today to be the day that would revitalize my excitement for the Red Oxen.Against all odds -- ...

To John Paxson: A Memorandum

Wednesday, April 30th, 2008

Johnny P-Please, please do not fuck this up. That's all I'm asking. Don't screw it up. You and I both know the Bulls as currently constituted aren't nearly as bad as they played this year. They gave up on Scott Skiles and Jim Boylan didn't stand a chance.But sweet Lord, ...

Aaron Gray: Sadly, the Chicago Bulls’ Best Hope

Thursday, April 17th, 2008

Last night I witnessed live and in Technicolor the end of the 2007-2008 Chicago Bulls. Can't say that I'm too sad about that. Even though the Bulls won, it was kind of like the matador finally taking the sword to his defeated beast. It's ova.Let's face it, when you can't ...

This Is Why We Hate the NBA

Tuesday, March 11th, 2008

ESPN The Magazine recently ran an issue stating that perception is worse than reality in the NBA -- everything is better than it seems, and the league is actually in fantastic shape. Hmm, I wonder if that has anything to do with the fact the league (or as fancypants jerks ...