Final W 95 - 88
While the 95-88 Bulls win in overtime was a huge boost for a team that has been overachieving since losing Derrick Rose (knee) for the season and then trading Luol Deng, it’s not about March for these two teams, it’s about May.
Chicago Tribune 10 hours ago
Hungry, hustling center's hate of Heat brings out best in him, gritty teamWith a cheeky grin, Joakim Noah chuckled devilishly.
Chicago Bulls Blog | ESPN Chicago 15 hours ago
CHICAGO -- Let's take a quick look at how the Chicago Bulls earned a hard-fought 95-88 overtime win over the Miami Heat on Sunday afternoon at the United Center. How it happened: D.J. Augustin led the Bulls with 22 points while Joakim Noah had another huge game with 20 points, 12 rebounds and seven...
Miami Herald 6 hours ago
With the game in his hands for the final shot to win, Heat superstar LeBron James dropped the ball with seconds left in the game.
Joakim Noah was born for this kind of game. Born to live and die with every possession. Born to scream and rant and rage at the slightest provocation — a Heat player’s inhaling or exhaling, for example. Born to celebrate a flawless Bulls’ substitution. You could see it in his face Sunday afternoon. Every trip up the floor was a crusade. Every call against him was an outrage, an injustice, a crime against humanity. Every call that went his way was good, right...
Chicago Sun-Times 9 hours ago
The Miami Heat didn’t need All-Star appearances and triple-doubles by Joakim Noah to know that the Bulls center had reached elite status. “He’s one of the best big men...
'Fierce competitor' plays tough defense against reigning MVPWhen Jimmy Butler and LeBron James fell to the floor, locked bodies and played an aggressive form of footsy that led to a double technical foul late in Sunday's first half, Butler's message became clear.
Chicago Bulls Blog | ESPN Chicago 12 hours ago
CHICAGO -- Jimmy Butler embodies all the characteristics Tom Thibodeau wants his players to have. He's tough, he plays hard, he plays to win, he never gives up -- but most important -- he's not scared. Butler isn't afraid to mix it up and get down and dirty on...
NBA 12 hours ago
Jimmy Butler comes up with the big late-game defensive play leading to the Taj Gibson stuff. Visit nba.com/video for more highlights. About the NBA: The NBA is the premier professional basketball league in the United States and Canada. The league is tr
Here are some facts about the Chicago Bulls: Derrick Rose has played 10 games in the last two years. They traded Luol Deng, the franchise's longest tenured player and its most decent human, for what was essentially just extra money in ownership's pockets. They are the third worst offensive team in the NBA and play at the second slowest pace. Their best guard was the fourth string point guard on the Toronto Raptors just three months ago. There are plenty of things these Bulls are not, especially without Derrick Rose. But every so often the Bulls play so tough, so inspired that I can't help...