Charlotte Hornets

Jimmy Butler #21 of the Chicago Bulls handles the ball against the Charlotte Hornets on March 23, 2015 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bulls Secure Playoff Spot With 98-86 Win Over Hornets

Jimmy Butler added 19 points in his return to the lineup after missing 11 games with a sprained left elbow.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2015

Bulls forward Mike Dunleavy drives in for a layup. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Hornets-Bulls

Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. at the United Center.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2015

Mo Williams #7 of the Charlotte Hornets handles the ball against the Chicago Bulls at the Time Warner Cable Arena on March 13, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Kent Smith/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hornets Overtake Bulls, 101-91

The Charlotte Hornets used a big second-half turnaround to beat Chicago.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2015

Bulls guard E'Twaun Moore, left, celebrates with teammate Pau Gasol. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Bulls-Hornets

Tip-off is set for 6 p.m. CT at Time Warner Cable Arena.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2015

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Watch: Lady Busy Looking At Cell Phone Gets Crushed In Face By Basketball

Keep your head up at live sporting events, folks.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2015

Pau Gasol  passes under pressure from Jason Maxiell  of the Charlotte Hornets.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

With Rose Out, Hornets Beat Bulls, 98-86

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had 18 points and 12 rebounds, and Mo Williams scored 17 points.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2015

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. (Al Bello/Getty Images)

Preview: Hornets-Bulls

Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. at the United Center.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2015

Bulls center Pau Gasol, right. (Brock Williams-Smith/NBAE via Getty Images)

Gasol Scores 19, Bulls Defeat Hornets, 102-95

Pau Gasol had 19 points and 15 rebounds, Joakim Noah and Nikola Mirotic each posted double-doubles.

CBS Chicago–12/03/2014

Bulls guard Derrick Rose, left. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Preview: Bulls-Hornets

Tip-off is set for 6 p.m. CT at The Time Warner Cable Arena.

CBS Chicago–12/03/2014

Chicago's Doug McDermott drives around Washington's Kris Humphries on Monday night. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Doug McDermott Calls Knee Injury ‘Very Minor’

Doug McDermott has swelling in his right knee.

CBS Chicago–12/02/2014

NBA commissioner Adam Silver. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Adam Silver Setting Himself Apart From Other Commissioners

Really good guys make bad commissioners. You need to find the right edge, which Silver has.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2014

President Barack Obama. (Toussaint Kluiters-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Zings MJ After Comments On His Golf Game

He might want to spend more time thinking about the Bobcats — or the Hornets,” Barack Obama says.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2014

Hornets owner Michael Jordan. (Kent Smith/NBAE/Getty Images)

Top 5 Tweets By MJ As He Took Over Hornets Twitter Account

Surprise, surprise — Michael Jordan trash talked on Twitter. He took a selfie, too.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

Bulls guard Derrick Rose, right. (Gary Dineen/NBAE/Getty Images)

Westerlund: In Rose, Bulls Get Their Closer Back

“He’s our guy” late in games, Kirk Hinrich says of Derrick Rose.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2014

Kirk Hinrich #12 of the Chicago Bulls passes the ball against the Charlotte Hornets on October 19, 2014 at United Center, Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hinrich Scores 26 Points, Bulls Beat Hornets

Kirk Hinrich scored 26 points on 11-of-14 shooting and the Chicago Bulls beat the Charlotte Hornets 101-96 in an exhibition game Sunday night. Pau Gasol added 15 points and 10 rebounds to help the Bulls (4-2) win their fourth straight game.

10/19/2014

Lance Stephenson. (Issac Baldizon/NBAE/Getty Images)

Stephenson: Ear-Blowing Incident Doesn’t Define Me

Charlotte general manager Rich Cho called Lance Stephenson a “great fit.”

CBS Chicago–07/18/2014

(Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

5 Best NBA Off-Seasons So Far

With the biggest names off the board, it’s time to break down the five teams having the best offseason thus far in the NBA.

07/17/2014

Charlotte Hornets guard Tyrone "Muggsy" Bogues in 1993. (Photo by Lou Capozzola/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Approves Hornets Name Returning To Charlotte

Charlotte is the home of the Hornets once again.

CBS Chicago–07/19/2013