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Remember when Carlos Boozer showed up for a national televised game looking like he just rubbed an entire bottle of shoe polish on his head?
Nate Robinson doesn’t forget either, three weeks ago he poked fun at his teammate on Instagram posting a photo from that very game with one simple comment: “LOL”. Thursday night Nate Rob was at it again, this time he added props to the prank.
This is a Carlos Boozer bobble head that was given out to fans as a souvenir at United Center:
And here it is again after going through a 2011-2012 Boozer hair treatment:
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Bulls big man Joakim Noah will no longer do his customary "six-shooter" celebration after scoring in light of the tragic events that occurred in Newtown.
League sources indicate that veteran shooting guard Richard Hamilton has been offered in trade scenarios, efforts that could intensity as the Feb. 21 trade deadline nears.
With a minimal guarantee on a team option for next season, Hamilton’s salary is in essence an expiring contract, which could make him attractive to teams looking to add scoring punch near the deadline.
via Chicago Tribune
Joakim Noah‘s six-shooter celebration was always a little unsettling, especially considering the Bulls center plays in Chicago, where there is just way too much violence.
However, the Florida alum is putting away his guns for good, and he’s saying he now realizes that it’s insensitive, especially given recent events.
Noah says he’s done with the imaginary gun celebration...
Despite shooting a combined 2-for-10 for 2 points and 6 combined assists over the last 2 games, Joakim Noah and the Bulls will not let his woes turn into some controversy.
“The controversy is, there is even a controversy,” Noah said. ”No one is expecting Kirk to be Derrick. What he brings is a component that is very different, and we need that. He locks up [on defense]...
Taj Gibson tweaked his ankle early in the Chicago Bulls' matchup against the Boston Celtics last night. Fortunately for the injury-riddled Bulls, Gibson was able to play through the pain and contribute a solid 13 points. Even better, the ankle shouldn't keep Gibson from playing Wednesday against the New York Knicks.According to Aggrey Sam of CSN Chicago, the ankle injury...
Brian Scalabrine on ESPN Chicago Radio made some very strong statements regarding his former teammate Derrick Rose and the final four minutes of a basketball game:
“I believe Derrick Rose fresh, LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, I would take at the end of a game, Derrick Rose, over those guys…over any player in the NBA. Last four minutes of a game, I would.
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In last night’s loss to the Chicago Bulls, Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo broke out some kicks that were definitely deserving of a win. Rondo debuted the Nike Air Foamposite One “Fighter Jet”, a sneaker that isn’t set to release until February 9th, 2013. This was the 4th time in 2012 that he wore a pair of Nike Air Foamposites on court. Below, check out some of...
Joakim Noah (11 Pts,13 Reb,10 Ast) had his 2nd career triple-double to lead the Chicago Bulls to 100-89 win over the Boston Celtics last night. Chicago has won 8 of their last 11 with Noah leading the way in the absence of Derrick Rose. Noah now has 2 career triple-doubles; the last Bulls frontcourt player before him with a triple-double was Dennis Rodman in 1996.
Since March 2008...
Not that the world was going to voice it’s outrage over Joakim Noah’s patented “Wild West” type finger guns celebration on the court, but instead of taking any chances of offending anyone after the horrific school shootings that took place last week in Connecticut, Noah has decided to retire his signature on-court celebration.
Noah’s gunslinger routine was a celebration...
The Bulls may waive Nate Robinson and his non-guaranteed contract by Jan. 10 if Marquis Teague continues to play well in his extended minutes.
The White Mamba has a challenge, are you read to accept? The former Boston Celtics forward who is now a broadcaster with Comcast SportsNet New England, is sick and tired of hearing fans dog his talent, and that of other players who sit at the end of an NBA bench. While speaking on ESPN Chicago radio, [...]
On Tuesday night the Celtics were in Chicago to take on the Bulls in the final game of their road trip. The Bulls were without their franchise player, Derrick Rose, but have still be solid this season fueled by their tenacious defense. The team also faces two familiar faces in former Celtic, Nate Robinson and former Celtic coach, Tom Thibodeau. Coming into tonight they looked...
Another game, another Celtics loss. It's not time to panic but I sure would love to see them get it together. Bulls fans display their usual Rondo hatred and there's the obligatory wheelchair mention. I've highlighted my favorites in bold. What are yours?
I don't know about tonight, but we will beat these dudes in the post season if we meet.
Brian Scalabrine, now a CSNNE analyst, who recently challenged anyone in Boston to a one-on-one match to prove his athletic superiority, looked at a picture of Tom Thibodeau wearing a Salem State basketball jersey in his 1984-85 team picture. He joked that Thibs’ poor individual defense in college, a real phenomenon according to the coach’s college teammates, was the reason...
Controlling the best record in the Eastern Conference with a 19-6 record, the New York Knicks do not currently have many losses to avenge, but they will be trying to do just that on Friday as they take on the Chicago Bulls at Madison Square Garden.
On December 8th, the Bulls beat a Carmelo-less Knicks team 93-85 in Chicago.
Anthony missed the game due to the laceration on his finger...