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Bulls big men Pau Gasol, left, and Taj Gibson. (Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Westerlund: Bulls Rediscover Themselves

In a rout of the defending champions, Chicago reminded that its goals are still attainable.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2015

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich. (Getty Images)

Gregg Popovich Comes To Tom Thibodeau’s Defense

“He’s not going to lose any team,” Popovich says of Thibodeau.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2015

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 12: Tim Duncan #21 of the San Antonio Spurs looks on against the Miami Heat during Game Four of the 2014 NBA Finals at American Airlines Arena on June 12, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Popovich Still Knows Best

A look at the past eight MVP winners is revealing.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2014

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Thibodeau Already Pushing Too Hard

So much for the agreement forged between Tom Thibodeau and his bosses.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2014

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

McCaffrey: Relentless Thibodeau Goes (Nearly) All-In On Preseason Game

The more things change, the more they stay the same for Tom Thibodeau.

CBS Chicago–10/17/2014

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich. (Getty Images)

Schuster: Thibodeau Could Learn From Popovich In More Ways Than One

The Spurs balance restraint with chasing championships in the big picture.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2014

Joakim Noah, left, and Jimmy Butler. (Getty Images)

5 Must-See Bulls Games In 2014-’15

Be sure to not miss these games.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2014

Becky Hammon. (D. Clarke Evans/NBAE via Getty Images)

Spurs Make Hammon NBA’s 2nd Female Coach

Becky Hammon will retire from the WNBA’s Silver Stars at season’s end.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2014

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich. (Getty Images)

Spurs, Popovich Agree To Extension

Gregg Popovich has led San Antonio to five NBA titles.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2014

Tom Thibodeau. (Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Thibodeau Takes 3rd In Coach Of Year Voting

San Antonio’s Gregg Popovich won the award.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2014

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich. (Getty Images)

Watch: Popovich Gives Well Wishes To Ailing Craig Sager

Gregg Popovich displayed his softer side Sunday during a sideline interview.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2014

Tom Thibodeau

Bernstein: Thibodeau’s Bulls Will Be Challenged By Health, Depth

Tom Thibodeau apparently turned into Gregg Popovich when we weren’t looking.

670 The Score–10/02/2013

Dwyane Wade. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Wade’s Selfishness Nearly Sinks Heat

The worst possible reason to take a shot is because you think it’s about time you did.

670 The Score–06/19/2013

(Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Big 3 Help Heat Even NBA Finals With Spurs

Miami Heat owner Micky Arison had a message as he walked to the winning locker room.


(Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Handle Spurs 109-93; Finals Coming Back To Miami

The Miami Heat entered Game 4 of the 2013 NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs knowing they couldn’t lose and go down 3-1 in the series and have a chance of winning the Larry O’Brien trophy. But the Heat’s Big Three responded like the three All-Stars that they are, combining for 82 points and lead Miami to a 109-93.


Tom Thibodeau. (Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bernstein: Take It Easy, Thibs

Somebody has to do something to make the coach understand that the goal of the regular season is not to pile up wear and tear on a team’s most important veteran players.

CBS Chicago–02/06/2013

Tim Duncan and the San Antonio Spurs. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Muller: Bulls Need To Emulate Spurs Moving Forward

The Spurs don’t play the “money and me” game, and they certainly don’t care for super egos running the team. They never have and they seemingly never will.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2012

Tom Thibodeau

Popovich Beats Out Thibodeau For Coach Of Year

San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich was named NBA Coach of the Year Tuesday, beating out Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau, who finished in second.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2012

Derrick Rose

Bernstein: Rose, Bulls Will Be Talk Of The Party

A high-end Hollywood publicist could not have planned it any better for Derrick Rose and the Bulls.

670 The Score–02/18/2011