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NBA Western Conference Finals Matchup And Prediction

Back in 1999, while Prince was partying, the NBA played a 50 game strike-shortened season that ended with the San Antonio Spurs being crowned champions. That first title for the Spurs began their odd dynasty as they would win the NBA Finals in only odd number years (2003, ‘05, and ’07).


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NBA Western Conference Semifinal Matchups And Predictions

The first round of the NBA Playoffs has come to a close for the Western Conference, and the teams vying to make it into the conference finals are ready for battle. Let’s take a look at the Western Conference semifinal matchups to give you insight into who we think will come out on top.


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

Tom Thibodeau

Thibodeau Earns Coach Of The Month Honor

Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau was named NBA Eastern Conference Coach of the Month Monday for games played in March.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2012

Derrick Rose #1 of the Chicago Bulls drives to the basket against Tony Parker #9 of the San Antonio Spurs on February 29, 2012 at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. (Photo by D. Clarke Evans/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rose Scores 29 As Streaking Bulls Stop Spurs 96-89

Derrick Rose scored 29 points and the Chicago Bulls stayed on a roll by cooling off the streaking San Antonio Spurs 96-89 Wednesday night.


Chicago Bulls

Bulls Clinch Best Record In NBA

In defeating the New Jersey Nets Wednesday night, the Bulls have finished their season with the best record in the NBA.

CBS Chicago–04/14/2011

Carlos Boozer

Bulls Feeling Good Going Into Break

The Bulls are heading in the the All-Star break on a high note. Chicago had just won the last four games, two of which were against Michael Jordan’s Bobcats and first place Spurs.


Carlos Boozer

Esposito: Bulls Meet Challenge In Spurs

The Spurs presented a nice pre-All Star Break challenge for Tom Thibodeau’s team. The Bulls met the challenge valiantly.

670 The Score–02/18/2011

Derrick Rose

Rose Scores Career High 42 Points To Topple Spurs

Thursday night, two first place teams faced each other as the Spurs visited the Bulls at the United Center. Chicago came out on top finishing with a ten point lead to extend their win streak […]