Posted on: August 8, 2019 Posted by: JAMES GILMORE Comments: 0

It’s coming: Chicago Bulls announce new schedule will be revealed August 12

We’ll soon know the details of the upcoming 2019-20 NBA Schedule The NBA and the Chicago Bulls announced on Thursday that the NBA schedule for the 2019-20 season will be revealed on Monday, August 12 at 3 p.m. ET. Lauri Markkanen, Wendell Carter Jr., Zach LaVine and the Bulls will kick off their five-game preseason schedule on October 7 at the United Center against Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks.…

Posted on: August 5, 2019 Posted by: JAMES GILMORE Comments: 0

The Shootaround: Michael Jordan’s “The Shot” over Craig Ehlo and the Cavaliers #mjmondays

The Shot that elevated Michael Jordan toward greatness while burying the Cleveland Cavaliers There’s just something about this sequence – Michael Jordan fighting to receive the inbound pass from Brad Sellers, the desperation facing both teams, the fans hanging on the edge of their seats – it’s simply just one of those moments in sports history. We’ll never forget Jordan’s exuberant celebration as Cleveland Cavaliers guard Craig Ehlo crumples to the…

Posted on: August 4, 2019 Posted by: JAMES GILMORE Comments: 0

Chicago Bulls guard Zach LaVine should be on Team USA, right?

Team USA opens training camp Monday for this summer’s World Cup in Asia, should Zach LaVine be on the roster? It turns out that NBA players really have little interest in playing for Team USA this summer. Julius Randle, Landry Shamet and Montrezl Harrell are just the latest to drop out. We’re still waiting for Chicago Bulls guard Zach LaVine‘s to get his invite. It’s not so much that we…

Posted on: August 2, 2019 Posted by: JAMES GILMORE Comments: 0

The Shootaround: Will CJ McCollum’s deal impact Zach LaVine’s future?

Zach LaVine and newly-extended shooting guard CJ McCollum of the Portland Trail Blazers might actually be on the same level, here’s how. It’s safe to say, the NBA is essentially printing money these days. The Chicago Bulls might not pull in major free agents, but they are paying Otto Porter Jr. $27.25 million for 2019-20 and are on the hook for Zach LaVine for $19.5 million for the upcoming season…

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Posted on: July 31, 2019 Posted by: JAMES GILMORE Comments: 1

Was Nicola Mirotic offered $45 million, Carmelo, LeBron and other musings

Welcome to The Shootaround on BullsHype! In this edition, we’re discussing Nicola Mirotic and his supposed offer from the Chicago Bulls, whether the Bulls finally have the right management-coaching combination, Carmelo Anthony and his bid for a farewell season and the ridiculousness about LeBron James showing too much emotion while celebrating his kid. Let’s jump in ~ Did Nikola Mirotic really receive a $45 million offer from the Chicago Bulls?…

Posted on: July 29, 2019 Posted by: JAMES GILMORE Comments: 0

The Shootaround: Michael Jordan Mondays on BullsHype

What’s better than starting off your week with Michael Jordan highlights? Actually, nothing. So here’s to #mjmondays on BullsHype! Embed from Getty Images In honor of the greatest to ever do it, Monday’s will be Michael Jordan Mondays or – #mjmondays. It seems only right, considering MJ was the reason I ever became a Chicago Bulls fan, back in the early ’90s. Back then the Bulls were on WGN almost…

Posted on: July 28, 2019 Posted by: JAMES GILMORE Comments: 0

What if the Chicago Bulls hold on to Kris Dunn, for now?

Kris Dunn has been the subject of rumors throughout the offseason. What if the Chicago Bulls hold on to him, for now at least? It was never a secret that the Chicago Bulls front office wanted to upgrade the point guard position this offseason. After all, Bulls executive vice president of basketball operations John Paxson came out firing at the onset of the summer. He kicked off the offseason by…

Posted on: July 26, 2019 Posted by: JAMES GILMORE Comments: 1

The Shootaround: Are the playoffs a realistic goal for the Chicago Bulls in 2020?

The Chicago Bulls have made some key additions this summer, but will they lead to a playoff berth in 2020? For devoted fans, there is usually a disconnect between hopes, dreams and reality in the NBA offseason. They cling to hope (sometimes delusion), pleading for their teams to make the big free agency splash or the blockbuster trade. For the Chicago Bulls, there is no escaping this plight. The fans…

Posted on: July 24, 2019 Posted by: JAMES GILMORE Comments: 0

The Shootaround: Chicago Bulls news and notes for July 24

Welcome to: The Shootaround for Wednesday, July 24 It’s a light day in the NBA and especially for the Chicago Bulls. There are a few things to discuss though, so let’s just jump right in! The Chicago Bulls announced their preseason schedule Tuesday, with five games on the docket. Thankfully they knocked three games off the schedule, I think five games is plenty. The team gets to face Giannis Antetokounmpo,…

Posted on: July 23, 2019 Posted by: JAMES GILMORE Comments: 0

Chicago Bulls announce 2019-20 Preseason schedule

The  Chicago Bulls have announced their 2019 preseason schedule. Let’s take a look at what’s to come It’s not quite like we’re all on the edge of our seats for the preseason to kick-off but hey, NBA basketball will be back in just over two months and after the excitement of the offseason, I’ve never been more excited for a season to start. Here’s how the Chicago Bulls five preseason…