As of now, the Bulls’ roster is essentially the same as it was a season ago, with the additions of PF Bobby Portis and Head Coach Fred Hoiberg. The hope being that Rose and Noah will be back to their all star caliber play and Jimmy Butler would build on a promising start to his career. However, that is a lot to hope for. Many Bulls fans were disappointed to see the hometown team fail to make a splash, or even a ripple, in free agency this year and draft a power forward to our already crowded front court. So, at this point, trades are the only way Chicago can round out its roster to make a truly competitive run at a championship.
The 2014-15 Chicago Bulls should consider themselves lucky to have reached the second round of the NBA playoffs. Read more here:
It seems as though the entire city of Chicago has been holding its breath since the news of Patrick Kane’s alleged rape case became public. To many Chicagoans, nothing could have been worse than the accusations against Kane. Well, here we are Chicago. Just when we thought it couldn’t be worse, Derrick Rose is accused of drugging and gang raping his ex-girlfriend. The story goes like this:
Hey Chicago, it's about that time again where the best talent from around the NBA gathers to form a superteam to compete in the olympic games. Although the Bulls only have one player that is participating in the USA Basketball Camp, Jimmy Butler is among the top tier players in the league. Derrick Rose began in the select 34 players invited to Team USA Basketball camp, but then was among the few players to cease attendance. I doubt that Derrick Rose was cut from the team because Michael Carter-Williams, one of the least efficient players in the league, has still been attending the camp. I doubt that Derrick Rose was cut because a player clearly below him has still been going.