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Tom Thibodeau: Derrick Rose “Has To Go Out There And Play”

Derrick Rose returned to the floor in Monday night’s 97-95 win over the Utah Jazz after missing the previous four games with a hamstring injury. The defeated the Utah Jazz 97-95, as Rose went 5-for-10 from the field with 18 points, five assists and three rebounds in 25 minutes of action. Afterwards Bulls head coach seem to politely call Rose out for looking fatigued, and said...
Via Thacover2
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tom Thibodeau: Derrick Rose “Has To Go Out There And Play”

Derrick Rose returned to the floor in Monday night’s 97-95 win over the Utah Jazz after missing the previous four games with a hamstring injury. The defeated the Utah Jazz 97-95, as Rose went 5-for-10 from the field with 18 points, five assists and three rebounds in 25 minutes of action. Afterwards Bulls head coach seem to politely call Rose out for looking fatigued, and said...
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Thibodeau: Derrick Rose Still Not Real Comfortable With Ball Yet

Derrick Rose had 18 points, five assists and three rebounds in 25 minutes in the Chicago Bulls' 97-95 win at the Utah Jazz. Tom Thibodeau was asked after the game if Rose looked fatigued in the second half. "Oh I don't know. Jesus. He's got to get out there and play," Thibodeau said. "I thought he did a lot of good things. You could see he's not real comfortable with the ball yet...
Via RealGM
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bulls Injury Update: Taj Gibson sprains left ankle

Taj Gibson is the latest Chicago Bull to go down to injury. In the third quarter of last night's game versus the Blazers, Gibson turned his left ankle on a play in the paint and had to be helped off to the locker room.Gibson himself told reporters after the game that he took x-rays and they came back negative. Coach Tom Thibodeau is hopeful the left ankle is just a sprain and...
Via Sports Injury Alert
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Offense vs. Defense? Not So Fast – Chicago Bulls / Portland Trail Blazers Game Preview

The Chicago Bulls come are in Portland Friday for a matchup with the Blazers. This will be the first of two matchups between the teams this season. Both teams came into the year with high expectations and neither has disappointed. Chicago is a team that has been known to have a tenacious defense. Their coach, Tom Thibodeau, is known for his hard-nosed approach to the defensive side...
Via Oregon Sports News
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls Season Preview

As if we planned it this way, the Bulls kick off their season just as the Bears enter their bye week amidst their most disappointing season in recent memory. I’m as excited as I’ve been for a Bulls season. I think this is the best, deepest roster they’ve had in the Tom Thibodeau era. But I’ve also lived through the last few years, and know that all of our high hopes and...
Via In The Neutral Zone
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Bulls 100, Raptors 93 (11/13/14)

I’m getting ready to see Tom Thibodeau lose his job, honestly. There are some things that are inexcusable, and using a 7-man rotation on November 13, 2014 is certainly one of them. I realize that the Toronto Raptors were 7-1, and a likely playoff team that you want to beat. That being said, you have to plan for the actual meaningful games, especially when you know you are a 50...
Via Obstructed View
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Bulls' Thibodeau urges patience with Derrick Rose

TORONTO (AP) Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau said Thursday it's unfair to criticize guard Derrick Rose's plan to manage his injury-ravaged body, promising that the former MVP ''is going to be special again'' as he returns from two serious knee surgeries. ''He's navigating through coming back off of 2 1/2 years off,'' Thibodeau said before Rose...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Bulls coach Thibodeau urges patience with Rose's recovery

TORONTO (AP) -- Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau says it's unfair to criticize guard Derrick Rose's plan to manage his injury-ravaged body, promising that the former MVP ''is going to be special again'' as he returns from two serious knee surgeries. Thibodeau says Thursday he thinks ''everyone has to take a step back and be patient and let him go through...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Young Bulls Fan Isn’t Thrilled With Seat Near Tom Thibodeau

Was he was swearing? But one young Chicago fan sitting behind the Bulls’ bench, had to go earmuffs with Tom Thibodeau near-by. [Vine] The post Young Bulls Fan Isn’t Thrilled With Seat Near Tom Thibodeau appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Thibodeau has no plans to rest Derrick Rose when he returns

Chicago Bulls fans were holding their breath this time last week when star point guard Derrick Rose injured himself. Even though Rose has been a game time decision in each of the last three games, fans want Rose to take it easy and rest up. Well, head coach Tom Thibodeau has a different view on letting Rose rest and Bulls fans probably won’t like it. Thibodeau says he has no...
Via No Guts, No Glory
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Bulls’ coach Tom Thibodeau on Derrick Rose: “If He Can Go, I Think He Has to Go”

Chicago Bulls’ star Derrick Rose has missed three of his team’s first four games of the season with ankle injuries, which isn’t a good sign for Chicago as Rose is coming off three lost seasons after multiple knee surgeries. Rose has been a game time decision for each game, and it’s been decided on whether or not he’ll play just minutes before tipoff. But Chicago coach Tom...
Via Standing O Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Crazy Stats From Chicago Bulls Season Openers

In celebrating the 30th anniversary of Michael Jordan’s NBA debut and the Chicago Bulls season opener, we present fifteen crazy stats from the past 30 years. If you’re looking to win some free drinks at a bar or want to seem like the Bulls biggest fan, these stats might just do the trick. *Note – All of the information and stats are from Michael Jordan’s debut through last...
Via Sports Mockery
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls: The Good News and Bad News

With the 2014-2015 NBA season imminent, what are some good and bad things to take away about the Chicago Bulls? Bad News:  Defense Not Showing Up Yes, it’s preseason but one of the challenges that was going to face the Bulls this coming season was finding out if head coach Tom Thibodeau could field his customary strong defense while also getting more offensive output from their...
Via Sports Mockery
October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Joakim Noah and Tom Thibodeau: Yogis?

Joakim Noah is an instigator on the court, and has been known to lose his cool from time to time. Most recently, we saw him rub Paul Pierce the wrong way. Pierce countered with a vicious poke to the forehead, but cooler heads eventually prevailed. Thibs himself was the primary barrier between Noah and Pierce, who were both red hot. Getty ImagesHis calm in that moment is apparently...
Via Celtics Life
October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Bulls Injury Update: Joakim Noah's knee issues continue

Joakim Noah of the Chicago Bulls had minor surgery on his knee last May; He was expected to be perfectly healthy by the beginning of the season but that may not be the case, according to NBA.com.Joakim Noah hopes he won't be limited by his surgically repaired left knee. http://t.co/yx9M9hGETA— NBA on ESPN (@ESPNNBA) September 30, 2014Noah spoke candidly about his injury...
Via Sports Injury Alert
October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Why is Tom Thibodeau Limiting Joakim Noah’s Minutes?

Joakim Noah has logged several minutes for the Chicago Bulls. Last season, he started the most games of his career, starting all but two games for the Bulls. With 2,820 minutes logged in 2013-14, and minor knee surgery in the offseason, are Joakim Noah’s knees a bigger problem than we realized? Noah Entered Camp “Panicked” Noah had what was considered ‘minor’ explorative...
Via Sports Mockery
October 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Joakim Noah thinks Tom Thibodeau should do yoga with him

Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau has always been known as an intense individual. During the playoffs last season, I thought Thibodeau was going to blow a gasket after seeing how red his face was. His coaching staff and players have come to expect that intensity from their head coach. But there is one player who thinks his coach should do some relaxing exercises with him...
Via No Guts, No Glory
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Joakim Noah wants Tom Thibodeau to do yoga with him

In terms of interesting people on the Chicago Bulls roster, you have to note that center Joakim Noah would be near the top of the list. Recently, Noah sat down for an interview for The Daily Beast and discussed a myriad of subjects from his time at the University of Florida to growing up in New York to being invited to the White House. When the interview questions went in the direction...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bulls Injury Update: Mike Dunleavy will likely return Sunday against Hornets

The Chicago Bulls enter Sunday's game against the Charlotte Hornets with a 3-2 record on the preseason. One area the Bulls are looking to improve upon heading into the season is the offense which ranked 30th in the NBA in points per game. On the injury front, Mike Dunleavy should be ready for the game today following an injury on Thursday which caused him to miss the game against...
Via Sports Injury Alert
October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimmy Butler hits preseason game-winner, gets premature Michael Jordan comparison

Thursday, Jimmy Butler scored 29 points on 8-for-14 shooting and 12-for-16 shooting from the foul line in 30-plus minutes. His game-winning 3-pointer sent the United Center into a frenzy and even got Tom Thibodeau pumped. Of course, why were the starters playing in the fourth quarter against the Hawks’ second unit in the fourth quarter? Thibs’ methods are quite mysterious. Really...
Via Bloguin Best
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimmy Butler hits preseason game-winner, gets premature Michael Jordan comparison

Thursday, Jimmy Butler scored 29 points on 8-for-14 shooting and 12-for-16 shooting from the foul line in 30-plus minutes. His game-winning 3-pointer sent the United Center into a frenzy and even got Tom Thibodeau pumped. Of course, why were the starters playing in the fourth quarter against the Hawks’ second unit in the fourth quarter? Thibs’ methods are quite mysterious. Really...
Via Crossover Chronicles
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Thibodeau Criticism Needs to Stop

With a 205-107 record over the course of his four-year head coach career, Tom Thibodeau deserves very little, if any, criticism when it comes to his coaching. If that doesn’t do it for you, how about his 20+ years of assistant coaching experience and 2010-11 Coach of the Year award. Thibs Knows What He’s Doing While he may seem stubborn at times, Thibs knows what he’s doing...
Via Sports Mockery
October 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Derrick Rose 'Numb' To Thibodeau's Quest For Perfection

Derrick Rose isn't upset with Tom Thibodeau's criticism of the Chicago Bulls, but he also doesn't agree with it. “Not at all,’’ Rose said. “Everybody has their own opinion. As a coach, his standards are going to be high, very high, just knowing who he is. For the team, all we can do is get better every day, get the most out of every day and try to get better individually...
Via RealGM
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Time For Marc Trestman And Tom Thibodeau To Grow Mustaches

It’s unclear if anybody told head coaches Marc Trestman or Tom Thibodeau, but to win championships in Chicago, they will need a good mustache. Mike Ditka Discovered The Tradition In the 1980s Think that idea is crazy?  Certainly sounds like it but consider this.  No Chicago sports franchise has successfully won a championship since the 1980s without a head coach who sports a...
Via Sports Mockery
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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