Derrick Rose

Feb 20, 2015; Auburn Hills, MI, USA; Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose (1) during the fourth quarter against the Detroit Pistons at The Palace of Auburn Hills. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports

Gone but not Forgotten

It’s over. In the end it wasn’t entirely unexpected but it hurt no less. For a time there was an aura that surrounded Derrick Rose….

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Allen Iverson – The Highs and Lows

“We’re talking about practice. I mean listen, we’re sitting here talking about practice, not a game, not a game, not a game, but we’re talking…


Old Scores, New Glories

So last week I wrote over 6000 words for NBA Nation Australia’s Weekly Hoop Scoop piece and while it wasn’t a problem to do, it…

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So, Now We Wait

Derrick Rose left the court with an apparent knee injury in today’s 98-95 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers in Portland. The injury was to…


Weekly Hoop Scoop #2

So last week’s edition of the weekly hoop scoop was M.I.A due to some much deserved, OK, maybe just needed, holiday time for myself and now that I’m…


Weekly Hoop Scoop

It’s finally here! After months of whinging and whining about a lack of basketball, hoops junkies everywhere are getting their proverbial fix this week and…


Sam Smith Interview

Sam Smith covers the Chicago Bulls for and is a member of the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. He’s spent the last three decades covering…


Bulls on Parade

It wasn’t too long ago that the Chicago Bulls were considered one of just a few teams that had a legitimate chance of taking out…