8:13 AM EDT, Fri May 29, 2015
Akron Beacon Journal May 14, 2015

Cavaliers vs. Bulls: Game 6 fourth-quarter recap

The beginning of the fourth quarter was the Matthew Dellavedova show and no one was enjoying the view more than Kyrie Irving, who was able to rest his injured left leg and foot from the end of the bench.Dellavedova opened the scoring with a spinning runner in the lane, then stripped the ball from Taj Gibson and nailed a jumper to make it 77-60.After Aaron Brooks and LeBron James traded baskets, Dellavedova buried a 3-pointer to make it 82-62 and put the Cavs well on their way to the Eastern Conference finals against the winner of the other Eastern Conference semifinal between the Atlanta...
Plain Dealer May 13, 2015

Matthew Dellavedova assessed a technical for Game 5 tangle with Taj Gibson; Pau Gasol likely to play

Matthew Dellavedova was accused Tuesday night of leg locking Taj Gibson -- who was ejected for kicking Dellavedova. On Wednesday Dellavedova was assessed a technical.
Fear The Sword May 13, 2015

Matthew Dellavedova assessed technical for role in Game 5 incident

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova has been assessed a technical for his role in Taj Gibson's ejection from Game 5. The NBA has announced that Cleveland Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova has been assessed a technical for his role in Chicago Bulls forward Taj Gibson's ejection from last night's Game 5. The league announced Dellavedova's technical in a tweet from its PR account, which is protected and thus its tweets are not able to be embedded. League announces #Cavs Matthew Dellavedova has been assessed a technical for his involvement in fracas with Taj Gibson. Means a...
Plain Dealer May 13, 2015

The Matthew Dellavedova leg lock, Taj Gibson kick debate: What do you see in the video?

Did the Bulls get the wrong end of a call that ended with Taj Gibson's ejection from Game 5?
News-Herald May 13, 2015
Chicago Bulls' Taj Gibson 'shocked' by pivotal Flagrant 2 call

Chicago Bulls' Taj Gibson 'shocked' by pivotal Flagrant 2 call

Chicago coach Tom Thibodeau used the word "bizarre'' to describe the most talked-about sequence in the Bulls' 106-101 loss to the Cavaliers on May 12 in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.Bulls forward Taj Gibson said he was "shocked'' his entanglement with Cavs guard Matthew Dellavedova led to him being hit with a Flagrant 2 foul and automatic ejection from the hard-fought game.
Plain Dealer May 12, 2015

'I didn't kick him at all': Chicago's Taj Gibson on his Game 5 ejection vs. Cavaliers

Gibson was ejected from the game in the fourth quarter after the referees determined he kicked Matthew Dellavedova.

Taj Gibson Photos

Bulls Player News

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  • Joakim Noah

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  • Mike Dunleavy

    Bulls welcome back Pau Gasol

  • Taj Gibson

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  • Nikola Mirotic

    Revisiting Nikola Mirotic's Postseason Disappearing Act

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