Be Patient with Zach LaVine

When Jimmy Butler was traded to the Timberwolves on draft night 2017, the Bulls moved up to No. 7 in the draft and gained Kris Dunn and, more notably, Zach LaVine. Given LaVine’s reputation as a dynamic and explosive guard known for his highlight-making, crowd-pleasing dunking ability and his accolades (winner of the 2015 and…

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Player of the Week (Jan. 31-Feb. 6): E’Twaun Moore

Each week, one Bulls player will be selected as The Bulls Charge’s “Player of the Week.” The selections will be based off the player’s performance during the previous week. Readers’ views and suggestions are taken into consideration when choosing the player, but the editor ultimately makes the decision.   Week Overview Ever since returning from…

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Fast-Break Recap: Minnesota Timberwolves 112, Chicago Bulls 105

Game 50: Chicago Bulls (27-23) lose to Minnesota Timberwolves (16-36), 112-105 February 6, 2016 Target Center – Minneapolis   Quick Take The Bulls came into Saturday night’s matchup having just played in Denver the previous night, so there was a chance of fatigue. Jimmy Butler was also ruled out with a left knee strain, so…

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Chicago Bulls go scoreless in overtime, lose to Minnesota Timberwolves, 102-93

The Chicago Bulls had five extra minutes to fight the Minnesota Timberwolves for a win Saturday night at the United Center, but they failed to take advantage of the opportunity. The Bulls failed to score in overtime, forcing themselves to take a 102-93 loss.   Tony Snell scored a three at the 6:33 mark of…

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Fast-Break Recap: Minnesota Timberwolves 102, Chicago Bulls 93 (OT)

Game 7: Chicago Bulls (4-3) fall to Minnesota Timberwolves (3-2), 102-93 (OT) November 7, 2015   Quick Take After a first half in which both teams had decisive leads at some point, the second of the Bulls-Timberwolves game was one in which the score frequently went back-and-forth.   The Bulls held a six-point lead at…

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Chicago Bulls host Minnesota Timberwolves for Saturday evening matchup

The Chicago Bulls will finish out the week by hosting the Minnesota Timberwolves for a 5 p.m. central game on Saturday.   They are coming into the matchup at 4-2, fresh off a 104-98 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night. Meanwhile, the Timberwolves have played three less games and are at 2-2.…

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Fast-Break Preview: Chicago Bulls versus Minnesota Timberwolves (Nov. 7)

Game 7: Chicago Bulls (4-2) versus Minnesota Timberwolves (2-2)   Location: United Center – Chicago Time: 5:00 p.m. central TV: WGN Chicago, Fox Sports North Plus   Quick Take The Bulls are ending off their week at home with a matchup against the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Timberwolves will be playing in just their fifth game…

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Three-point shooting helps Chicago Bulls to preseason win over Timberwolves

The Chicago Bulls allowed the Minnesota Timberwolves to have a sliver of hope toward the end of Saturday night’s 114-105 preseason win, but the Bulls’ efficient three-point shooting provided a cushion for them. And that three-point shooting success began early on. The Bulls struggled offensively to start the game, going only 2-of-9 from the field.…

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