Compared to the Eastern Conference, in which there’s a clear hierarchy — the upper-echelon teams (Indiana and Miami), the middle-class clubs (Chicago, Toronto and Washington) and a jumble of squad
Four years ago Jae Crowder and Jimmy Butler led the Marquette Golden Eagles to their first Sweet 16 since the Dwyane Wade era.
A sign above the Bulls locker room reads: Energy – Focus – No Excuses.
Rick Carlisle knows that whoever the Bulls play with tonight at the United Center -- Luol Deng is still listed as a game-time decision -- it'll be a scrappy fight against one of the league's best
Tom Thibodeau said Saturday morning at the Bulls shootaround that injured point guard Derrick Rose likely will begin sitting on the team's bench in the next few weeks.