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J.R. Smith needles Knicks on Instagram after Cavs advance to EC…

J.R. Smith needles Knicks on Instagram after Cavs advance to ECF

yahoo.com Updated May 15
The Eastern Conference semifinals didn't start so well for J.R. Smith. The mercurial shooting guard missed the first two games of the Cleveland Cavaliers' matchup with the Chicago Bulls, serving the suspension he received for clocking Jae Crowder in the…
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  • Cavaliers' Irving injured in Game 6 of Eastern semis

    Cavaliers' Irving injured in Game 6 of Eastern semis

    Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving was not on the court to start the second half of Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the Chicago Bulls, and ESPN reported he is doubtful to return.
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  • Gasol in lineup for Bulls in Game 6 vs. Cavs

    Gasol in lineup for Bulls in Game 6 vs. Cavs

    Chicago Bulls forward Pau Gasol is in the lineup for Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinal series against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday night.
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  • Bulls' Joakim Noah Wins 2014-15 J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship A…

    Bulls' Joakim Noah Wins 2014-15 J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award

    nba.com May 14
    Joakim Noah of the Chicago Bulls has won the 2014-15 J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award as selected by the Professional Basketball Writers Association (PBWA). The honor, named after the NBA's second commissioner, is presented annually by the PBWA to th…
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  • ESPN Now: Brian Windhorst on The Herd: "Can New Orleans ma…

    ESPN Now: Brian Windhorst on The Herd: "Can New Orleans mak…

    ESPN.com May 13
    Brian Windhorst on The Herd: "Can New Orleans make a deal with the Bulls to acquire Tom Thibodeau? And is Tom Thibodeau really interested? ... It remi...
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  • LeBron dominates, Bulls rally falls short as Cavs win Game 5, t…

    LeBron dominates, Bulls rally falls short as Cavs win Game 5, take 3-2 lead

    yahoo.com May 12
    After hitting a buzzer-beating 3-pointer to win Game 4 on the road, I wondered what LeBron James might have in store for an encore in Game 5. The answer, as it turned out: an awful lot. [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of baske…
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  • Bulls' Gibson ejected in 4th quarter of Game 5

    Bulls' Gibson ejected in 4th quarter of Game 5

    Bulls forward Taj Gibson has been ejected from Game 5 in the fourth quarter for kicking Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova.
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  • Hamstring injury sidelines Bulls' Gasol for second game

    Hamstring injury sidelines Bulls' Gasol for second game

    nba.com May 12
    Chicago Bulls big man Pau Gasol will miss his second straight playoff game with a strained left hamstring.
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  • Does Cleveland have a David Blatt problem?

    Does Cleveland have a David Blatt problem?

    yahoo.com May 11
    The narrative was already in place: LeBron James rules the NBA, and he gets to pick who he wants to surround him in the same way he picked the Cowboys over the Browns and Bulls over the Cavaliers when he was a kid. He picked those same Cavaliers over ev…
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  • Behind LeBron James and its best defensive effort, Cleveland ti…

    Behind LeBron James and its best defensive effort, Cleveland ties the series at 2-2

    yahoo.com May 10
    CHICAGO – Everything seemed to be going according to script. The Bulls were thriving, feeding off of the bouncy-house magic of their hometown star, watching as Derrick Rose went back to the springy style that won him an MVP ever so long ago. Jimmy Butle…
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  • TV Reporter Says LeBron Shot "Turned The Lights Out" …

    TV Reporter Says LeBron Shot "Turned The Lights Out" On Bulls' Season

    deadspin.com May 10
    We’re no strangers to the occasional bit of hyperbole in these parts, but reporter Tony Zarrella from Cleveland CBS affiliate WOIO really took it next level tonight as he claimed “The lights literally, literally just went out here in United Center and p…
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  • Bulls' Gasol (hamstring) out for Game 4

    Bulls' Gasol (hamstring) out for Game 4

    nba.com May 10
    Chicago Bulls forward Pau Gasol will miss Game 4 of the Eastern Conference semifinals later Sunday because of a strained left hamstring.
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  • Bulls' Gasol questionable for Game 4 against Cavaliers

    Bulls' Gasol questionable for Game 4 against Cavaliers

    nba.com May 9
    Chicago Bulls forward Pau Gasol is questionable for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the Cleveland Cavaliers because of a strained left hamstring.
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  • LeBron James 'will not show any weakness' around Cleveland Cava…

    LeBron James 'will not show any weakness' around Cleveland Cavaliers teammates

    ESPN.com May 9
    In the wake of a devastating loss at the buzzer to the Bulls, LeBron James said he's determined to not show weakness around his Cavaliers teammates.
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  • Video - Bulls Charge Past Raptors 01:09

    Bulls Charge Past Raptors

    Mar 20
    Nikola Mirotic came off the bench to score a game-high 29 points in the Bulls' 108-92 win over the Raptors.
  • Video - Member Of '96 Bulls Championship Team Passes Away 03:33

    Member Of '96 Bulls Championship Team Passes Away

    Mar 18
    Missy Isaacson discusses the career of former Chicago Bull Jack Haley, who was a member of the 1996 NBA championship team.
  • Video - Bull Charge Past Pacers 01:12

    Bull Charge Past Pacers

    Mar 18
    Five Bulls scored in double figures in Chicago's 103-86 win over Indiana.
  • Video - Roberson Flies In For The Block 00:15

    Roberson Flies In For The Block

    Mar 15
    Thunder guard Andre Roberson rushes in from the corner for the third-quarter block on Bulls forward Mike Dunleavy.

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  • Kyrie Irving misses Cleveland Cavaliers shootaround, questionable for Game…

    May 22
    Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving skipped the morning shootaround Friday before Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals to get further evaluation on his ailing left knee.
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    May 22
    Brian Windhorst said the Hawks forward shouldn't risk further injury in Game 2 while on the verge of a big contract: "Now he's in a situation where hi...
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    May 21
    Steve Kerr is trying to impress upon his inexperienced Warriors just how hard the playoffs can be, without them actually proving it by adding to the degree of difficulty.
  • NBA Playoffs 2015 - Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets going small …

    May 21
    The Western Conference finals are downsizing. And while Houston has no problem going small, it might be playing right into Golden State's hand.