Chicago Bulls struggle in overtime, lose to Utah Jazz 105-96

The Chicago Bulls fell to yet another below-.500 team Monday night when they took the 105-96 loss to the Utah Jazz in overtime, and that’s largely thanks to Utah’s star player Gordon Hayward.   Hayward’s night didn’t start too great. He didn’t score until the 6:41 mark of the second quarter, but he eventually got…

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Fast-Break Preview: Chicago Bulls at Utah Jazz (Feb. 1)

Game 47: Chicago Bulls (26-20) at Utah Jazz (21-25)   Location: Vivint Smart Home Arena – Salt Lake City Time: 8:00 p.m. central TV: Comcast SportsNet Chicago, Root Sports   Quick Take The Bulls and Jazz will meet up for the first time this regular season Monday night. The Bulls will be ending out their…

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Fast-Break Preview: Chicago Bulls versus Boston Celtics (Jan. 7)

Game 34: Chicago Bulls (21-12) versus Boston Celtics (19-16)   Location: United Center – Chicago Time: 7:00 p.m. central TV: Comcast SportsNet Chicago Plus, TNT   Quick Take The Bulls will look to extend their winning streak to six games Thursday night when they host the Boston Celtics at the United Center. This will be…

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Fast-Break Recap: Chicago Bulls 117, Milwaukee Bucks 106

Game 33: Chicago Bulls (21-12) defeat Milwaukee Bucks (14-23), 117-106 January 5, 2016 United Center – Chicago   Quick Take The Bulls opened the game on a 10-0 run and ran away with an eight-point lead by the end of the first quarter. In the second quarter, however, the Bucks’ Greg Monroe got off to…

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Player of the Week (Dec. 20-26): Derrick Rose

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 Derrick Rose has been…

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Fast-Break Recap: Brooklyn Nets 105, Chicago Bulls 102

Game 26: Chicago Bulls (15-11) fall to Brooklyn Nets (8-20), 105-102 December 21, 2015 United Center – Chicago   Quick Take Head coach Fred Hoiberg made a change in the starting lineup for Monday night’s game against the Nets, opting to start Nikola Mirotic at small forward while the typical starting three, Tony Snell earned…

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Tony Snell, Chicago Bulls bench lead charge to 115-96 victory over Philadelphia 76ers

>After trailing by five points at halftime, things weren’t looking good for the Chicago Bulls. They had somehow managed to be on the losing end of a game in which their opponent, the Philadelphia 76ers, had just one win in 25 games. But things turned around for the Bulls in the third quarter.   Tony…

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Butler invited to USA camp, Brooks and Dunleavy officially re-sign

(Photo credit: Chris Humphreys – USA TODAY Sports)   As if signing a max deal with the Bulls wasn’t enough to prove Jimmy Butler’s hard work and dedication had paid off, USA Basketball has invited the reigning Most Improved Player to its upcoming minicamp.   ESPN’s Marc Stein reported the news on Tuesday with Butler…

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Gibson undergoes surgery, Iowa State assistant to join Bulls

(Photo credit: Kelvin Kuo – USA TODAY Sports)   The Chicago Bulls announced Friday morning via press release that forward Taj Gibson underwent surgery for his left ankle. Foot specialist Dr. David Porter did the arthroscopy and repair on Tuesday in Indianapolis.   The press release also stated that Gibson’s surgery went as planned and…

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2014-2015 Chicago Bulls ‘Can Or Keep?’: Part 2

(Photo credit: Jerry Lai – USA TODAY Sports)   If you missed Part 1, you can read it by clicking here.   Taj Gibson Grade: C+ Can or Keep: Can   Taj Gibson had a lackluster campaign and it looked even more lackluster without Carlos Boozer around for Bulls fans to beat up on. Taj…

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