Tom Thibodeau

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Chicago Bulls Fire Tom Thibodeau

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls fired Tom Thibodeau on Thursday, saying a change was needed from the strong-willed coach who took his team to the playoffs in each of his five seasons. Thibodeau went […]

05/28/2015

Chicago Bulls v Miami Heat

Heat Dealt Huge Blow To Playoff Chances In 89-78 Loss To Bulls

The Chicago Bulls went on a 39-8 run to start the second half – easily wiping out a 19-point halftime deficit – as they beat the Miami 89-78 on Thursday night, dealing a huge blow to the Heat’s playoff hopes.

04/09/2015

Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat during the game against the Charlotte Hornets on April 7, 2015 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bulls In Miami As Heat Continue To Fight For A Playoff Spot

As the inconsistent Chicago Bulls seek cohesiveness for the playoffs following Derrick Rose’s return, the Miami Heat remain engaged in a fight for a postseason berth.

04/09/2015

Chris Bosh #1 of the Miami Heat smiles after winning the game against the Utah Jazz at EnergySolutions Arena on December 12, 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Source: Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images)

Happy Heat Return Home To Face Bulls After Long Road Trip

The Miami Heat are happy to return home after a long road trip, even if their opponent is one of the better teams in the Eastern Conference.

12/14/2014

Head Coach Mike Krzyzewski and guard Derrick Rose # 6 of the USA Basketball Men's National Team converse during a game against the Finland National Basketball Team at the FIBA 2014 World Cup Tournament at the Bilbao Exhibition Center on August 30, 2014 in Bilbao, Spain. (Source: David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

U.S. Dominates Finland 114-55 In Basketball World Cup

As the U.S. lead got bigger and the crowd quieter, Finland’s players were forced to have a most uncomfortable conversation.

08/31/2014

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The Heat Is On For Game 5 Against The Bulls

Dwyane Wade is limping around in obvious pain. LeBron James’ shooting percentage is down. Shane Battier and Ray Allen have struggled to get anything going from 3-point range.

05/15/2013

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End Is Near For Bruised Bulls

The little engine that could finally threw a gear. The Chicago Bulls might have been the most heartwarming tale going this postseason, but it’s over.

05/14/2013

CHICAGO, IL - MAY 10: Joakim Noah #13 of the Chicago Bulls celebrates in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Miami Heat during the 2013 NBA Playoffs on May 10, 2013 at United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Ready For Another Physical Game With Bulls

The suggestion that he’s a flopper drew a grin as wide as his wingspan from LeBron James. Miami’s superstar shot down the accusations from the Chicago Bulls, saying they reminded him of the days when some claimed he was overrated

05/13/2013

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Bulls’ Deng Out For Game 2 Against Heat

Luol Deng is staying in Chicago and not rejoining the Bulls for Game 2 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series against the Miami Heat on Wednesday.

05/08/2013

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Heat Look To Rebound Against Bulls In Game 2

The Miami Heat have been in this less-than-ideal spot before. They trailed Indiana in the Eastern Conference semifinals last season, needed to win a pair of elimination games against Boston in the East finals and then dropped Game 1 of the NBA Finals to Oklahoma City.

05/08/2013

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