Monthly Archives: November 2013

T is for Thanksgiving, Taj, Tony (who?), Toronto, trades and turkey

They’re back! The Bulls handily defeated the Pistons last night, 99 to 79, thanks to the stellar performances of Taj Gibson, who scored a career-high 23 points, and Tony Snell (he’s one of the rookies, and started in his second … Continue reading

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The first day of the rest of the season

Making their way back toward CHI, the Bulls stopped in their final west coast destination, Utah, to face the worst team in the league – all that Jazz. Playing at high altitudes, the Bulls reached a new all-time low, successfully … Continue reading

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This changes everything, or at least, almost everything

It all changed, again on Friday night, for DRose, his Bulls, and me and you, the fans. Again, the Bulls find themselves without the cornerstone of the team. And the pursuit of championship #7, which was going to have been … Continue reading

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More than basketball

This post was to have been about the fact that it looks like the Bulls have nowhere near enough to win with (excuse the grammar), after the third quarter meltdown vs. the Blazers. Now, instead of being mad, I’m just … Continue reading

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Altitude, basket covers, Nate the Great, ejections – it’s a circus!

The Bulls (and Blackhawks) were sent away from their UC home to make room for the circus. When I was a kid, I used to love going to the circus, at Madison Square Garden, and before we left the house … Continue reading

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No one ever said this was gonna be pretty

And I double checked, and I can’t find a column for “pretty” in the box score (sadly, I find myself reviewing that thing after every game now). So no matter how ugly, we’ll take the win as the longest win … Continue reading

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Who you gonna call? Streak-busters

All streaks stop in Chi-town. At the UC to be exact. I think the Bulls scored more three-pointers (11) in this game than they did during all of last year’s regular season. While I wish my life’s theme song were, … Continue reading

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