Butler leads Chicago Bulls to 118-111 win over Charlotte Hornets

(Photo credit: Jonathan Daniel – Getty Images) Bulls open New Year with victorious 52-point game from Butler Rajon Rondo didn’t play for a second-straight game, and Dwyane Wade was sidelined with a swollen left knee. Yet the Chicago Bulls fared just fine, defeating the Charlotte Hornets 118-111, and it was all thanks to the heroics…

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Despite comeback, Chicago Bulls fall to Indiana Pacers, 111-101

(Photo credit: Brian Spurlock – USA TODAY Sports) Chicago Bulls make fourth-quarter comeback, never lead in loss to Indiana Pacers Just four days after defeating them at home, the Bulls lost to the Pacers, 111-101. While the end result suggests the game wasn’t a close one, it was a close game, but only for the…

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Chicago Bulls lose third straight game, fall 111-94 to Indiana Pacers

Bulls’ struggles continue in 111-94 loss to Pacers Just one week prior to Saturday’s game at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, the Chicago Bulls found themselves facing the Indiana Pacers on their homecourt at the United Center. The Bulls came away with the 118-101 victory thanks to great offensive play and an active defense.…

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Chicago Bulls fall to New York Knicks 117-104 in Rose and Noah’s return

Wade’s 35 points not enough to spoil Rose and Noah’s homecoming Dwyane Wade may have been the game’s leading scorer with 35 points Friday night, and he may have even posted a double-double in the process. But it was Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah and the New York Knicks who came away with the 117-104 win…

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Chicago Bulls improve to 3-0 with 118-88 victory over Brooklyn Nets

Bulls dominate Nets throughout for first road win of season The Chicago Bulls put on a treat of a show Monday night at the Barclays Center, defeating the Brooklyn Nets 118-88 in their first road game of the season. The two teams were pretty even within the first few minutes, even owning a 7-7 tie…

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Chicago Bulls defeat Indiana Pacers in 118-101 blowout win

Bulls use strong second to propel them to victory over Pacers In the first quarter of Saturday’s game at the United Center, the Chicago Bulls and Indiana Pacers pretty much traded baskets. So while the Bulls made some aggressive plays, the Pacers more often than not were able to counter with a bucket of their…

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Chicago Bulls lose to Atlanta Hawks 97-81 in preseason finale

Bulls can’t grab win in Doug McDermott’s return to Omaha For the Chicago Bulls and the Atlanta Hawks, Thursday night’s game at the CenturyLink Center Omaha in Omaha, Nebraska was the end of preseason, another game to prepare for the oncoming regular season. For the city of Omaha, the Bulls-Hawks match-up was more than just…

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Chicago Bulls grab second preseason win, defeat Cleveland Cavaliers 118-108

Chicago Bulls overcome early struggles to defeat short-handed Cleveland Cavaliers team When the Bulls have to face a LeBron James-less Cavaliers team, it makes sense to think the game’s easier to win. And when eight other key players on Cleveland join James in not even making the trip to Chicago for the game, it makes…

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Chicago Bulls fall to Milwaukee Bucks 93-91 in preseason opener

Bulls’ fourth-quarter comeback not enough to overcome sloppy play The new era of Chicago Bulls basketball has been highlighted by Dwyane Wade‘s homecoming, but Wade wasn’t the highlight in the Bulls’ preseason opener against the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night.   Wade only played 12 minutes in his first game as a Bull as was…

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Chicago Bulls fall below .500 with 102-100 loss to Atlanta Hawks

The Bulls had good reason to be optimistic when they started their Monday night home game against the Atlanta Hawks. It just didn’t end optimistically.   The Bulls lost 102-100, falling below .500 and further ruining their chances at making the playoffs.   They opened the game with an 8-0 lead: Derrick Rose got the…

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