Jimmy Butler dunks on Chris Bosh. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: Bulls End Historic Heat Run

Forget respectable, on a unseasonably cool evening in Chicago the Bulls cooled the Heat off and snapped the second longest winning streak the NBA has ever seen, in an environment that hasn’t been seen lately during home Bulls games.

“The atmosphere – the crowd was crazy into it and it was a competitive environment” Luol Deng said of Wednesday night’s setting at United Center.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2013

Carlos Boozer. (Gregory Shamus/NBAE via Getty Images)

Shepkowski’s Bulls Notebook: Boozer, Fellow-Bigs Huge Against Golden State

“In my eyes he’s an All-Star, he’s an All-Star this year and he’s having an All-Star type season” Tom Thibodeau said of Carlos Boozer prior to Friday’s contest.

670 The Score–01/25/2013

Richard Hamilton. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: Second Half To Forget In The Second City

Everything was looking right for the Bulls in game two of the eastern conference quarterfinals…until the second half started.

670 The Score–05/02/2012