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Still fuming over a controversial finish that cost them a win over the hottest team in the Western Conference, the Chicago Bulls will try to regroup hosting one of the conference's worst road teams.
The Bulls hope to get a little healthier and bounce back with their fourth win in five home games on Thursday night when they take on the Portland Trail Blazers, who have lost 14 of 16 on the road.
Following Andre Iguodala's go-ahead 3-pointer with 7.1 seconds left in overtime, Chicago (36-30) believed it had snapped Denver's 11-game winning streak on Joakim Noah's last-second tap-in on Monday.
The officials, however, reviewed the play during the ensuing timeout and disallowed Noah's bucket for basket interference, essentially sealing the Nuggets' 119-118 victory.
"We felt like we got it stolen from us,'' said forward Carlos Boozer, who had 14 points and nine rebounds in the team's fifth loss in seven games overall.
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CSN Chicago studio TV analyst and former NBA player, Kendall Gill, was none too happy about the Joakim Noah goaltending call that caused the Bulls a harrowing loss to the Nuggets on Monday. Gill sided with Thibodeau & company, expressing his disbelief with the “very bad call” made by officials. Gill argued that the ball was outside of the cylinder, giving Joakim Noah...
Chicago Bulls superstar Derrick Rose still isn't sure when he'll come back from his knee injury.
The former MVP point guard sounded like a player who just might miss the entire season, though he said he hasn't experienced any setbacks in his recovery. He said Thursday that he's still experiencing some soreness in his surgically repaired left knee and hasn't set...
CSN Chicago Bulls analyst Kendall Gill and BTN analyst Tim Doyle got into a scuffle at the CSN studios in Chicago on Tuesday night according to Danny Ecker of Crain's Chicago Business. The fight occurred after GIll confronted Doyle about Doyle's questioning of Gill's analysis of Monday's Bulls-Nuggets game. Gill has been suspended by CSN for the time being while...
Tweet Second-year player Jimmy Butler has become a favorite of Chicago Bulls fans thanks to his defense against some of the league’s better scorers, like the impressive outing he had against Kobe Bryant earlier this season. Butler’s athleticism is not only an asset when trying to keep opponents in check but it’s also handy [...]
Derrick Rose made himself available to the media on Thursday afternoon and reiterated that while he is “close”, he is still not ready for a return, and doesn’t know when he will be, adding, only God knows. The Bulls have 16 games remaining.
According to CSN Chicago:
“It could be tomorrow and I could feel like I could play the next game,” he said. “Nobody knows but God...
Gill versus Doyle, CSN vs. BTN round one went down last night.
In one corner you have Kendall Gill: a former 1989 Flyin’ Illini Final Four team star and #5 pick in the NBA Draft. The 15-year NBA veteran (including his hometown Chicago Bulls, led the NBA in steals in 1997-98) Gill also had a short stint in boxing after his playing career. Today, he does pre and post coverage for...
Nate Robinson documents his 2013 All-Star weekend in Miami with teammate Carlos Boozer and their families. Robinson and Boozer offer a glimpse of their life away from the basketball court and with their kids, also featuring an appearance by Nets guard, Deron Williams.
Back on Monday, the Denver Nuggets scored a rather controversial win against the Chicago Bulls in overtime after Bulls center Joakim Noah's apparent game-winning tip was called for basketball inter fence.As you might figure, Chicago head coach Tom Thibodeau wasn't pleased that the referees took away an apparent game-winner and had a rather memorable freak out:(Courtesy of Gamedayr)
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 28 points, Damian Lillard added 24 and the Portland Trail Blazers completed a season sweep of the Chicago Bulls with a 99-89 victory on Thursday night.
Portland improved to 10-25 on the road to take the season series with the Bulls for the first time since the 2008-09 season. The Blazers beat Chicago 102-94 on Nov. 18 in their other meeting this season....