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Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 11:52 AM
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By Bryan Crawford

Miami Heat Will Be Aggressive If Rose Does Play

Miami Heat Will Be Aggressive If Rose Does Play

"That's totally his decision. If he does, we're going to make it tough on him." --Chris Bosh Read »

Monday, May 6, 2013 at 1:08 PM
Rose On Decision to Play:

Rose On Decision to Play: 'It's Up To Me'

Bulls star Derrick Rose says he's not getting any pressure from anyone to play this season, and that he hasn't heard any of the criticism directed toward him because he doesn't pay attention. Watch »

Monday, May 6, 2013 at 12:41 PM
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By Bryan Crawford

Keys To A Bulls Victory Over Miami Heat

Keys To A Bulls Victory Over Miami Heat

Miami just has too much talent and Chicago doesn’t have enough. Read »

Monday, May 6, 2013 at 8:53 AM
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By Bryan Crawford

Bulls Playoff Schedule: Bring On the Heat

Bulls Playoff Schedule: Bring On the Heat

Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals between the Chicago Bulls and Miami Heat tips off Monday night from American Airlines Arena in Miami. Read »

Monday, Apr 29, 2013 at 11:23 PM
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By Brian Mahoney

Bulls Give Up Game 5

Bulls Give Up Game 5

Brookyn 110, Chicago 91 Read »

Monday, Apr 29, 2013 at 2:34 PM
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By Bryan Crawford

Opinion: Speculation on Rose Returning This Season Needs to Stop Now

Opinion: Speculation on Rose Returning This Season Needs to Stop Now

It’s hard to imagine why nobody within the Bulls organization – or the Rose camp – won't just kill all of this rampant speculation by making a simple announcement that Derrick Rose is definitely “out” until the... Read »

Monday, Apr 29, 2013 at 9:52 AM
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By Bryan Crawford

Bulls Look to Close Out Nets in Game 5

Bulls Look to Close Out Nets in Game 5

One of the toughest things to do in the NBA is win a closeout game in the playoffs, especially on the road. Read »

Saturday, Apr 27, 2013 at 5:39 PM
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By Andrew Seligman

Bulls Beat Nets in Triple OT

Bulls Beat Nets in Triple OT

Nate Robinson scored 34 points, and the Chicago Bulls wiped out a 14-point deficit late in regulation and beat the Brooklyn Nets 142-134 in triple overtime Saturday and take a 3-1 lead in the first-round playoff... Read »

Friday, Apr 26, 2013 at 11:40 AM
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By Bryan Crawford

Meet "Coach Rose"

Meet

“He’s yelling plays out. He knows everything and he calls it out to us on the court." --Taj Gibson Read »

Thursday, Apr 25, 2013 at 3:25 PM
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By Bryan Crawford

Plantar Fasciitis May Limit Nets' Johnson in Game 3

Plantar Fasciitis May Limit Nets' Johnson in Game 3

"We need him and we need him healthy." --Deron Williams Read »

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NBC Chicago's Bulls blog tracks the new era of the NBA team known for its storied history of MVPs, three-peats and of course, a dynasty ruled by Michael Jordan. Can the Bulls rise to championship status once again? It's an outside shot for now, but fans aren't giving up the fight.
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Bryan Crawford Bryan Crawford was born and raised in Englewood on Chicago's South Side. His grasp of of the game came from playing all over the city and suburbs as a kid and watching Michael Jordan perform with the Bulls. He has written for SLAM Magazine, SLAMonline, RedEye, The Sports Fan Journal and is a weekly guest radio host on the Jarrett Payton Show. Follow him on Twitter: @BryanCraw4D