The Chicago Bulls were eliminated from the 2013 NBA Playoffs on Wednesday, ending their season without having Derrick Rose in the lineup for a single game.
Rose tore his ACL during Game 1 of the 2012 NBA Playoffs.
"He never quite reached the comfort level he needed to play," said Tom Thibodeau. "So he made the right decision."
The Chicago Bulls are fighting overwhelming odds. With personnel problems mounting against a healthy and hot Miami team, they need all the help they can get. However, according to their coach, Tom Thibodeau, they won’t get any help, or even justice, from the officials. While playoff basketball is expected to be competitive and physical, the Bulls-Heat series has generated...
The refs can be terrible at times, but they aren’t the reason the Bulls are now down 2-1 to the Heat. They simply don’t have the manpower to compete with the Heat.
Thibodeau who is doing an outstanding job, lashed out at the refs.
Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau has been fined $35,000 for his postgame comments regarding the officiating in Game 3 of the team’s Eastern Conference...
The NBA has fined Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau $35,000 for comments he made about the officiating following Friday's loss to the Miami Heat in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.
The league announced the fine on Sunday.
Thibodeau was upset that Nazr Mohammed got ejected for shoving LeBron James to the floor and accused the Heat's superstar of flopping. He...
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Tom Thibodeau spoke his mind about the NBA’s refs, and in return, the Bulls’ head coach’s wallet will be a little lighter on Sunday.
The NBA fined Thibodeau $35,000 for comments that were critical of the refereeing in Game 3 of the Bulls-Heat series, according to the league’s official release. Thibodeau wasn’t happy with a call that got Nazr Mohammed ejected from the game...
Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau was fined $35,000 on Sunday in regards to his comments on the officiating in Game 3 against the Heat. ”I see how things are going, I watch very closely, we’re not going to get calls, that’s reality,” Thibodeau said in his postgame comments. He also called LeBron James’ fall to the ground after being shoved by Nazr Mohammed a flop.
Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau has been fined $35,000 for comments he made about the officiating following the Bulls 104-94 loss to the Miami Heat on Friday night at the United Center.
Thibodeau ripped the officiating throughout his postgame press conference and was particularly irate about the two early fouls called on Jimmy Butler, Nazr Mohammed's ejection for shoving...
Mike Krzyzewski believes the culture Tom Thibodeau has created with the Chicago Bulls is the reason the team is able to persevere through so many injuries. "I think Thibodeau is one of the great coaches in basketball," Krzyzewski said. "He's developed a culture of tough character.”
Instead of collapsing from the absence of Derrick Rose and other key role players...
Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau knows how critical each game in the playoffs is. So before Game 4 of the heated match-up between his Bulls and the Brooklyn Nets, Thibs had a rather interesting conversation with referee Tony Brothers. Watch below as Thibodeau attempts to butter up Brothers by complimenting the way he looks. To his [...]
Who knew that Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau was such a smooth talker?
Thanks to the fine folks over at Turner Sports and their “Inside Trax” segment, listen to the Bulls head man try to talk up NBA referee Tony Brothers.
Watch as Tom slyly compliments Mr. Brothers:
Tom Thibodeau tries to talk up Tony Brothers [Zach Harper]