Cleveland's LeBron James and Stephen Curry of Golden State are the leading vote-getters in the first returns from NBA All-Star fan voting.
James had about 553,000 votes at the Eastern Conference frontcourt spot, where New York's Carmelo Anthony ranked second and Chicago's Pau Gasol was third in the results released Thursday. Washington's John Wall topped East guards, and No. 2...
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Merry Christmas Chicago Bulls and Nikola Mirotic fans! You’ll notice the United Center Christmas tree picture below. The Bulls host the L.A. Lakers in a matter of hours and it’s a special reunion as both Carlos Boozer and Pau Gasol will face their former teams.
ESPN NBA analyst and Basketball Hall of Famer Hubie Brown discussed key NBA on Christmas Day storylines on a media...
The first results for the NBA All Star game are in. The Chicago Bulls could potentially see four players make this year’s team in Derrick Rose, Jimmy Butler, Pau Gasol and Joakim Noah. LeBron James leads all vote getters with 552,967, trailed by Steph Curry’s 549,095. As things stand, the current starters for the Eastern […]
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NEW YORK (AP) Cleveland's LeBron James and Stephen Curry of Golden State are the leading vote-getters in the first returns from NBA All-Star fan voting.
James had about 553,000 votes at the Eastern Conference frontcourt spot, where New York's Carmelo Anthony ranked second and Chicago's Pau Gasol was third in the results released Thursday. Washington's John Wall topped East guards...
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Welcome back to part 4 of a 5 piece series of the 5 Days of Christmas NBA Game Previews as we break down the Chicago Bulls vs. Los Angeles Lakers game.
Other NBA Game Previews:
Washington Wizards vs. New York Knicks
San Antonio Spurs vs. Oklahoma City Thunder
Miami Heat vs. Cleveland Cavaliers
Golden State Warriors vs. Los Angeles Clippers: COMING SOON
Los Angeles Lakers ...
Most of the NBA media hasn’t really paid much notice to them, often too enamored with the Western Conference to care. Yet the Chicago Bulls have quietly become a serious championship threat. Here are six notable stats to prove it.
Top 15 Rankings In Offense AND Defense
Part of winning late in a season in any sports means being able to play good on both sides of the ball...
After winning a couple titles alongside Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol is a major reason why the Chicago Bulls are thinking big.
Gasol faces his former team for the first time as the surging Bulls host the Los Angeles Lakers, who should have Bryant available on Christmas night after pulling off a huge upset without him.
Gasol signed a three-year, $22 million deal with Chicago this summer...
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We’re just one day away from Christmas Day and watching five great NBA matchups!
Washington at New York
Oklahoma City at San Antonio
Cleveland at Miami
LA Lakers at Chicago
Golden State at LA Clippers
WASHINGTON -- Derrick Rose scored 25 points and Pau Gasol had 18 as the Chicago Bulls won their fourth straight, beating the Washington Wizards 99-91 on Tuesday night.
After Washington scored 12 straight -- 10 by John Wall -- to take an 87-86 lead with 3:44 remaining, Chicago steadied and scored eight straight -- six by Rose to lead 94-87 with 1:48 to play.
Wall led the Wizards...
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WASHINGTON (AP) Derrick Rose scored 25 points and Pau Gasol had 18 as the Chicago Bulls won their fourth straight, beating the Washington Wizards 99-91 on Tuesday night.
After Washington scored 12 straight - 10 by John Wall - to take an 87-86 lead with 3:44 remaining, Chicago steadied and scored eight straight - six by Rose to lead 94-87 with 1:48 to play.
Wall led the Wizards with...
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Thanks to last second three-point shots by Pau Gasol (to end the 1st) and Derrick Rose (2nd), the Chicago Bulls have the six point lead over the Wizards. Gasol has 10 early points while rose has 7 through two quarters. [Chicago Bulls, _MarcusD_]
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We had mentioned that Pau Gasol was singing a song for UNICEF. It wasn’t exactly a Christmas song but Pau showed off his skillz by singing a classic.
In this ad, Pau Gasol sings Imagine by John Lennon:
I have said this multiple times but Pau Gasol is the best human being ever.
Pau Gasol pic courtesy of Getty Images. Video from the UNICEF. H/T from The Friendly Bounce via Ball Don’t Lie.
After an impressive playoff series win against the Chicago Bulls, the Washington Wizards are continuing to build on that success while compiling one of the top records in the Eastern Conference.
Now they'll have to face a much different Chicago team with Derrick Rose, Pau Gasol and an improved Jimmy Butler.
In their first meeting since their first-round series, the Wizards look to...
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Pau Gasol is one of the more interesting NBA players around. For one, the guy has a major side interest in medicine, so much so that he once fired a bunch of questions about scoliosis to some doctors in an LA hospital a couple years ago. (You know, just the typical NBA player asking about spine conditions.)
And as you can see from the photo above, Gasol also digs the opera and...
Well, this is kind of surprising.
After Sunday’s loss against the Sacramento Kings, Lakers head coach Byron Scott said he might have to rest Kobe Bryant “for a game of two” in order to get the 36-year-old’s legs back.
Surprisingly, Bryant seemed to agree.
According to Mike Bresnahan from the L.A. Times and Mark Medina from the L.A. Daily News, Bryant said “there’s probably...
There are many things that you can say about Chicago Bulls forward Pau Gasol but one thing that you can’t say that he isn’t a fan of the arts.
Over the weekend, Gasol and Bulls teammate Nazr Mohammed decided to go to the Chicago’s famed Lyric Opera for a weekend showing of the popular Italian opera, “Anna Bolena”.
Pau posted an image of him and Nazr to his Instagram account...
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This season could be one of the most exciting in recent history for a number of reasons. LeBron James’ homecoming, the rapid development of Anthony Davis and the fact that so many teams are contenders to win the championship. But one of the best storylines...
Vince has said we shouldn’t expect to see too many of these, so enjoy, kids! All photos courtesy of Warren Roseborough.
The players, the coaches, everybody will say the right thing. “There’s no excuse.” “We didn’t make shots.” “We’re not going to make excuses.” Et cetera, et cetera, blah, blah, blah.
The fact is that since this time last week, your Memphis Grizzlies...
Next week Kyrie Irving, Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade, Stephen Curry and Pau Gasol will all take to the court on Christmas Day and they all plan on giving no gifts on the court, unless they are earned.
The full schedule for Christmas 2014 is below:
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Check out the NBA Christmas ‘No Gifts’ commercial, featuring Stephen Curry, Kyrie Irving, Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade and Pau Gasol.
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Pau Gasol, Kyrie Irving, Steph Curry, Dwyane Wade and Chris Paul are featured in NBA’s newest Christmas Day commercial.
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Its that time of the year and the NBA has released their new NBA Christmas commercial. This time around it stars Chris Paul, Kyrie Irving, Pau Gasol, Dwayne Wade and Steph Curry.
What do you guys think of the new NBA Christmas commercial?
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I went to sleep.
No, not on the game, silly! Who could go to sleep on THAT epic of a regular season game? But I was exhausted afterwards and well, I needed to sleep. Which is why this postgame wrapup is coming to you in the noon hour on Thursday. But the monkey has finally been removed from the backs of your Memphis Grizzlies and don’t you feel that...
The NBA released its new ad for the Christmas Day games. No jingles. No songs. No gifts.
That’s the theme: no gifts on the basketball court:
Chris Paul, Stephen Curry, Dwyane Wade, Kyrie Irving, and Pau Gasol all make appearances. Pau’s appearance is the best because he actually does some action by blocking a shot and… well, because it’s Pau Gasol, and he should be everybody’s...
The Chicago Bulls held their annual bowling night at 10pin on State St., and we learned who the players champion was, which players have bowling skills, and which players are God awful. The purpose of Bulls bowling night is for the players to hang out with the corporate sponsors and show their appreciation.
Last year Taj Gibson came out on top of bowling night, but he...