After the Milwaukee Police department released footage of a January interaction with Bucks guard Sterling Brown, several NBA players from various teams reacted with the hashtag #StandwithSterling.
by: K.C. Johnson — Chicago Tribune 23 May
Kris Dunn represents the Chicago Bulls’ best chance to have an elite individual defender moving forward. His two steals per game would’ve ranked fourth, just ahead of Jimmy Butler’s 1.97 per game, had Dunn played enough games to qualify.
by: Phil Thompson — Chicago Tribune 22 May
Nicknames for Bulls, Fire and Cubs players and teams give an inkling into how China’s rabid basketball fan base tweaks names of Western players and team names to better suit their language and reflect their culture and history.
by: K.C. Johnson — Chicago Tribune 22 May
Lauri Markkanen earned first-team All-Rookie honors on Tuesday,
by: Dan Woike — Chicago Tribune 22 May
Fans long to see the NBA’s best deliver nail-biting games. They want end-of-game heroics, game-winning shots and last-second defensive stands. And so far in the conference finals, that’s not happened.
by: Phil Thompson — Chicago Tribune 21 May
Antoine Walker isn’t gun-shy about criticizing NBA players past and present on the "SouthSide Heat" podcast he co-hosts with sportscaster Clement Townsend – and that includes himself.
by: Janie McCauley — Chicago Tribune 21 May
Stephen Curry scored 35 points with five 3-pointers as the Golden State Warriors beat the Rockets 126-85 on Sunday night for a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals.
by: K.C. Johnson — Chicago Tribune 20 May
Oklahoma star guard Trae Young is used to proving doubters wrong and believes he could be an impact player for the Bulls or any other team that drafts him..
by: Shannon Ryan — Chicago Tribune 19 May
Wendell Carter Jr., the former Duke star who may be selected by the Bulls in the NBA draft, said of the NCAA, "You’re not paid for working for someone above us, and the person above us is making all the money."
by: K.C. Johnson — Chicago Tribune 18 May
Wendell Carter Jr. and Mikal Bridges represent the typical Bulls' draftee, and both are expected to be on the NBA board at No. 7.
by: Chicago Tribune — Chicago Tribune 18 May
The Bulls own the No. 7 pick in the NBA draft, which will be held June 21 at the Barclays Center in New York.
Brian Bowen, the recruit at the center of the Rick Pitino firing, faces dilemma awaiting NCAA ruling and NBA draft deadline
by: Shannon Ryan — Chicago Tribune 18 May
Brian Bowen II, the former Louisville recruit who was a prominent name in the FBI investigation of college basketball corruption, worked out at the NBA draft combine in Chicago.