John Lucas III

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

Baffoe: Thibodeau Fits Bulls More Than Lakers

Thibodeau means too much to Rose, Noah and others, and Chicago means too much to him to leave.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2014

Jimmer Fredette. (Rocky Widner/NBAE/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Jimmer Fredette Would Be Adored In Chicago

Hope, the underdog story and potential redemption — Fredette would set fans’ hearts aflutter.

670 The Score–02/28/2014

Derrick Rose. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Zuba: Welcome To Your New Reality, Bulls Fans

If a picture is worth one thousand words, then this was worth one million.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2012

Philadelphia 76ers forward Elton Brand dunks the ball over Chicago Bulls forwards Carlos Boozer and Luol Deng in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals at the United Center on May 1, 2012.(Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Without Rose, Bulls Fall To 76ers 109-92

Jrue Holiday scored 26 points, Lou Williams added 20 and the Philadelphia 76ers beat Chicago 109-92 on Tuesday night to even their first-round series in the Bulls’ first game since Derrick Rose’s season-ending knee injury.


Tom Thibodeau

Bernstein: Why, Thibs?

The Bulls led the hapless Sixers by 12 points with 74 seconds left, and Derrick Rose was still on the floor, working his way back into shape after his latest injury in a season marred by games missed due to a torn groin, sprained toe, swollen ankles, back spasms and other maladies both forgotten and unknown

CBS Chicago–04/28/2012

Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder protects the ball from Luol Deng #9 of the Chicago Bulls during the game between the Chicago Bulls and the Oklahoma City Thunder on April 1, 2012 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Thunder Stomp Bulls, 1 Game Back For Best Record

Russell Westbrook scored 27 points, Kevin Durant added 26 points and 10 rebounds and the Oklahoma City Thunder used a dominating third quarter to beat Chicago 92-78 on Sunday and move within a game of the Bulls in the race for the NBA’s best record.


Stacey King receives his commemorative plaque during the celebration of the Chicago Bulls 20th anniversary of their first NBA Championship.  (Photo by Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bernstein: Stacey King Needs To Pull Back

Stacey King’s TV analysis of Bulls games is zooming over the water toward the ramp, as onlookers crowd the beachfront.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2012

Carlos Boozer #5 of the Chicago Bulls drives against Josh Smith #5 of the Atlanta Hawks during the game between the Atlanta Hawks and the Chicago Bulls on March 28, 2012 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Deng’s 3-Pointers Lead Bulls Past Hawks 98-77

Luol Deng scored 22 points and led a flurry of 3-pointers as the NBA-leading Chicago Bulls won another game on the road, blowing out the Atlanta Hawks 98-77 on Wednesday night.


Carlos Boozer #5 of the Chicago Bulls tries to get off a shot between Wilson Chandler #21 and Kenneth Faried #35 of the Denver Nuggets at the United Center on March 26, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. The Nuggets defeated the Bulls 108-91. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Lawson Leads Nuggets Over Bulls 108-91

Ty Lawson tied a season high with 27 points, Arron Afflalo added 22 and the Denver Nuggets shot 50 percent Monday night to beat the Chicago Bulls 108-91.


Luol Deng #9 of the Chicago Bulls drives against Linas Kleiza #11 of the Toronto Raptors on March 21, 2012 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Photo by Ron Turenne/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lucas Spurs Rally As Bulls Beat Raptors 94-82

John Lucas scored all 13 of his points in the fourth quarter, Luol Deng had 17 points and 10 rebounds, and the Chicago Bulls rallied to beat the Toronto Raptors 94-82 on Wednesday night.


Ronnie Brewer #11 of the Chicago Bulls goes to the basket against Chris Bosh #1 of the Miami Heat on March 14, 2012 at the United Center in Chicago. (Joe Murphy/ Getty Images)

Lucas III Scores 24, Bulls Beat Heat 106-102

John Lucas III scored 24 points, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Miami Heat 106-102 without Derrick Rose in a charged showdown between the Eastern Conference’s top two teams Wednesday night.


Joakim Noah and Derrick Rose

Rose, Noah Gametime Decisions; Deng Likely Out

The banged up Bulls host the New Jersey Nets at the United Center tonight and it’s still unclear exactly who will be playing.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2012

Boston Celtics v Chicago Bulls

Rose Plans To Play Vs Celtics

Derrick Rose is improving, but will be a game time decision against the Celtics Friday night.

CBS Chicago–01/13/2012

John Lucas III. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: Lucas Helps Bulls Overcome Rose Injury

We saw how without Jay Cutler the Bears went from being a prime contender in their conference to being amongst the worst teams in the entire NFL.


(credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Bulls Need Rose, But Better To Be Safe Than Sorry

Watching Lucas scamper around the court in circles and throw up floaters was actually pretty entertaining. But like you, I prefer my point guards driving to the basket and finishing strong.

CBS Chicago–01/11/2012

John Lucas #15 of the Chicago Bulls shoots a layup against Chris Singleton #31, JaVale McGee #34 and John Wall #2 of the Washington Wizards during the NBA game on January 11, 2012 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

With Rose Out, Lucas Leads Bulls Over Wizards, 78-64

John Lucas III scored a career-high 25 points filling in for injured Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls beat the Washington Wizards 78-64 on Wednesday for their third victory in three nights.


C.J. Watson

Report: Watson Likely Out For Tuesday

After injuring his left elbow in Sunday’s home opener, guard C.J. Watson is likely out for Tuesday’s matchup against the Hawks.

670 The Score–01/02/2012

Carlos Boozer

Schuster: Bulls News From Sunday

As expected, Carlos Boozer returned to practice on Sunday for the Bulls who also added a pair of players to their roster.

670 The Score–03/20/2011

Jannero Pargo

Bulls Sign Jannero Pargo And John Lucas III

On Sunday, the Chicago Bulls announced the signing of free agent guards Jannero Pargo and John Lucas III, terms of the contracts were not released.