Charlotte Hornets


The Bulls know Monday night's showdown against the Cleveland Cavaliers is more than just a preseason game, but good luck trying to get anything out of them.


In a role reversal of their previous two games, the Bulls started hot and then had to hold off a late surge from their opponent, ultimately taking down the Charlotte Hornets, 101-96, Thursda


Jimmy Butler has been ruled out for the rest of Sunday's game against the Charlotte Hornets with a sprained left thumb.


The health of Joakim Noah continues to be a storyline as the preseason winds down, and the Bulls center is happy with the way he's improved since the start of training camp.


Tom Thibodeau doesn't envision using Joakim Noah, Pau Gasol and Taj Gibson at the same time this season, but the Bulls head coach will be relying plenty on his trio of talented bigs to anchor a to