Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau harrumphed, then spit out his words in a cadence of a man who felt he’d been wronged.
“Nah,” Joakim Noah answered. “I don’t think so.”
In his third season with the Miami Heat, LeBron James has averaged fewer field goals per game and more assists than he did his first two years in South Beach.
After splitting the series’ first two games in Miami, upon the Bulls’ return to Chicago for Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals, the stage was set for the perpetually-undermanned underdogs