The Bulls have gone into damage control.
Thibodeau is signed through the 2016-’17 season, but will he make it that long?
There are a lot of smart men leading sports franchises in Chicago now.
Gasol has found fulfillment on and off the court in Chicago.
By Brendan McCaffrey- (CBS) Energy, effort, work. For one night at least, Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau’s message reached his team as the Bulls stifled the visiting San Antonio Spurs, 104-81, at United Center on Thursday. […]
In a rout of the defending champions, Chicago reminded that its goals are still attainable.
“He’s not going to lose any team,” Popovich says of Thibodeau.
Rose was roughly on a 32-minute limit before.
Tom Thibodeau’s style has drawn scrutiny amid the Bulls’ struggles.
Bulls fans, save the panic for later, Adrian Wojnarowski says.
The Bulls have lost six of eight and don’t have any answers.
“We know what we have to do, but we can’t keep talking about it,” Jimmy Butler says.
Washington’s personnel and scheme largely negate Chicago’s strengths.
Chicago’s defensive identity has been missing in action too often this season.
“We just got to have that dog mentality again,” Taj Gibson says.
The Bulls are set up to make a real run for the first time in the Thibodeau era, if they stay healthy.
“I’m always concerned,” Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau says.
Tom Thibodeau’s advice? “Keep grinding away.”
Offensively and defensively, Rose hasn’t consistently been engaged lately.
It’s nice when Chicago teams live up to expectations and act professionally.