Category Archives: A Stampede or Merely Another Rumble

Bullish 04.18.17: Deep

Bullish is an attempt to parse the narrative of the Chicago Bulls season.  In most seasons, it’s pretty obvious (recently the narrative centered on the health and ability of Derrick Rose), this season is much more complicated.  I used to … Continue reading

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These Bulls Are Not a Fluke

The Bulls:  More Than a Surprise A fifth of the way into the 2016-17 NBA season it’s fair to say that the Chicago Bulls are one of the surprise teams of the Association.  The issue now moves to whether their … Continue reading

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Sports: Can the Chicago Bulls Be Relevant This Season?

    Nate Silver’s site 538 is widely regarded as the gold standard in parsing poll numbers and projecting politics, but he got his start projecting sports performance.  With the accuracy his site has displayed (except for overlooking the staying … Continue reading

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Is it a Stampede? The Bulls After A Week

Nine days into the 2013-14 NBA season, the Chicago Bulls are 4-1.  This isn’t unexpected; the league gave them an easy early slate.  None of the Bulls first eight opponents made the playoffs last season (though that is highly likely … Continue reading

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Sports: Getting a Grip on the Chicago Bulls 2012-2013 Season

As both a fan (born in Chicago in 1960) and an analyst (NBA column in the NY Sun from 2003-2008), I find no team’s upcoming season as hard to predict as the Chicago Bulls. I think given his druthers, Team … Continue reading

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Okay, I Didn’t See That Coming

Hmmm, the Bulls minus Derrick Rose presents some interesting quandaries. Well as a fan, of course I think Chicago can still win it all.  The team I root for is a projection of my sense of self, and I think … Continue reading

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Catching Up: So What Happened to This Blog?

The long story short is simple.  I work at a new store, and for a few months we were in what might generous be called Con Edison limbo.  When they finally finished upgrading our power grid, we went into the … Continue reading

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