Game 2

Patrick Kane. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Kings-Blackhawks

With a 1-0 series lead, Chicago hosts Los Angeles in Game 2 of the Western Conference Final tonight.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2014

(Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Game 2 Preview: Bruins Vs. Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins will look to even up the Eastern Conference Finals when they take the ice for Game 2 tonight against the Boston Bruins.


Joel Anthony and Carlos Boozer

Bulls Need To Finish Games

The Chicago Bulls have made it to the Eastern Conference finals, largely, do to their ability to close out games. But in the last two contests against the Miami Heat, the Bulls have faltered down the stretch and lost.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2011

Dwyane Wade and Derrick Rose

Simple But True, Bulls Need To Hit Shots To Beat Heat

Over the three-day layoff between Game 2 and game 3 of the conference finals, every aspect of the Bulls and the Heat will be dissected and analyzed. But it’s likely the key for Chicago won’t be found after hours of film study, it might be quite simple.

670 The Score–05/20/2011

Joakim Noah, Keith Bogans and Luol Deng

Schanowski: ‘I’m Not Giving Any Credit To Miami’

The Bulls lost Game 2 of the conference finals by 10 points. But considering that the Bulls shot 34.1 percent from the floor, 15 percent from the three-point line and 61.5 percent from the free throw line, there’s two ways to credit the outcome of the game.

670 The Score–05/19/2011

Derrick Rose

Muller: Hey Chicago, What Was That?

What in the hell happened at the United Center last night? One minute, Luol Deng is putting Chicago on top 26-19 after one quarter of play with a three-quarter-court basket…a shot that made you think that the night was definitely going to be Chicago’s night.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011

Chicago Bulls

Bulls Will ‘Stay Together’ Heading Into Game 3

Everything in Chicago was great after the Bulls 21-point win in Game 1, but after losing to the Miami Heat in Game 2, some doubt may have started to creep up among Bulls fans.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011

Taj Gibson and Udonis Haslem

Haslem Was ‘Total Fluke’ For Spoelstra And Heat

Outside of the play of LeBron James and Dwyane Wade, Udonis Haslem had the biggest impact for the Miami Heat in their 85-75 win over the Chicago Bulls in Game 2, and it was something the Heat happened to luck into.

670 The Score–05/19/2011

LeBron James and Derrick Rose

Series Might Be Tied, But Bulls Still Have ‘Advantages’

Game 1 and Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals between the Bulls and the Heat are polar opposites of each other. After taking the opening game by 21-points, the Bulls now head to Miami with the series all knotted up.

670 The Score–05/19/2011

Derrick Rose and Luol Deng

Thompson: Bulls Can’t Overcome Poor Shooting

Chicago had a dreadful shooting night in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals. It led to an 85-75 Heat victory on Wednesday night at the United Center.

670 The Score–05/19/2011

Joakim Noah

Holmes’ Morning After Blog: Thursday Edition

Call it ‘Mission Accomplished’ for the Miami Heat. They wrestled away homecourt advantage. Last night 2 > 10. Many people will spend the next few days telling you that the Bulls beat themselves.

670 The Score–05/19/2011

Bulls vs. Heat

SI’s Thomsen On Bulls’ Loss: ‘I Wouldn’t Make Too Much Of This One’

Sports Illustrated NBA writer Ian Thomsen says the rest of the Bulls’ NBA Eastern Conference Finals series with the Miami Heat will be a “battle,” and the Bulls remain as competitive as ever.

670 The Score–05/19/2011

Bulls Fan Reaction

Fans Still Optimistic After Bulls’ Game 2 Loss

Bulls fans were hoping for a little breathing room in the series, and losing at home was especially tough. Still, optimism reigns.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011

Chris Bosh and Carlos Boozer

Bulls Drop Game 2 To Heat, Series Tied At 1-1

The Miami Heat evened up the Eastern Conference finals at one game apiece with their 85-75 win over the Chicago Bulls.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2011

Dwyane Wade and LeBron James

Can Wade And James Do Enough To Beat The Bulls?

The Miami Heat are a team built around their two superstars, Dwyane Wade and LeBron James, as well as All-Star Chris Bosh, who make up the Big 3. But in Game 1 that group wasn’t good enough to beat the Chicago Bulls.

670 The Score–05/18/2011

Derrick Rose

Bulls vs Heat – Keys To Game 2

The Chicago Bulls won Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals by 21 points. Despite the rout of the Miami Heat, Chicago still only leads the series 1-0, and they’ll need to win Game 2 to preserve home-court advantage.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2011

Carlos Boozer

Bulls And Heat Ready For Round 2

Things didn’t go very well for LeBron Jame and the Miami Heat during Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals. They can thank Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls for a 21-point loss to open the series.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2011

Chris Bosh and Carlos Boozer

Thompson: Bulls Expecting Heat’s Best Shot

The Heat are going to come out swinging in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Miami was embarrassed in Game 1. Chicago dominated the boards, shot well from 3-point land and Taj Gibson posterized Dwyane Wade.

670 The Score–05/17/2011

Derrick Rose

Schuster: Rose Guarantees Intensity In Game 2

Derrick Rose said the Bulls had both a “great” and “professional” practice on Tuesday. That bodes well because for the most part, becuase when the Bulls practice well they usually follow it up well in their next game.

670 The Score–05/17/2011

Miami Heat vs Chicago Bulls

Heat Broadcaster: ‘It’s All About Game 2’

The Chicago Bulls took Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals with a 103-82 victory over the Miami Heat on Sunday night. When the two teams square off again on Wednesday night, it could be a must-win game for Miami.

670 The Score–05/17/2011