• LaMelo Ball NBA Draft race intensifying as teams mull trading up

    LaMelo Ball NBA Draft race intensifying as teams mull trading up

    Nearly a week away from NBA Draft 2020, the wheel continues to spin on where LaMelo Ball will actually end up. Though most team executives are assuming the 6-foot-7 point guard will be the first pick,
  • Bulls rookie Daniel Gafford rips controversial coach Jim Boylen: ‘I don’t like him’

    Bulls rookie Daniel Gafford rips controversial coach Jim Boylen: ‘I don’t like him’

    For a team that once won six championships in eight years, the Chicago Bulls have largely been a mess since Michael Jordan left the team. Monday added another embarrassing moment for the team that, other than “The Last Dance,” has had nothing but embarrassing moments in recent years. On a Twitch stream, Bulls rookie forward …
  • Adam Amin adding Bulls TV to Fox Sports gig after bolting ESPN

    Adam Amin adding Bulls TV to Fox Sports gig after bolting ESPN

    The sports media job market is not that strong at the moment, unless you are Adam Amin. Besides leaving ESPN to broadcast NFL and MLB for Fox Sports, Amin is on the verge of becoming the new TV voice of the Chicago Bulls, according to sources. Amin, a 33-year-old Chicago native, will replace the retiring …
  • Michael Jordan traded Laron Profit from Wizards over trash talk: ex-teammate

    Michael Jordan traded Laron Profit from Wizards over trash talk: ex-teammate

    It’s been well-documented that Michael Jordan used any edge, perceived or imaginary, to motivate himself as a player. As an executive, he didn’t tolerate anyone disrespecting him, either. When Jordan was president of basketball operations for the Wizards during the 2000-01 season, he sometimes practiced with the team. Jordan ended up trading Laron Profit because …
  • Michael Jordan’s secret 48-hour flirtation with Warriors

    Michael Jordan’s secret 48-hour flirtation with Warriors

    If you’re one of the many people who scrubbed the memory of Michael Jordan as a Wizard from your mind, try imagining him wearing a Warriors jersey. Following Jordan’s first retirement, and one-season flirtation with minor league baseball, the Bulls legend was contemplating a basketball comeback during the 1994-95 season. But before he rejoined Scottie …
  • Clyde Drexler ‘hates’ the Michael Jordan we saw in ‘Last Dance’

    Clyde Drexler ‘hates’ the Michael Jordan we saw in ‘Last Dance’

    Clyde Drexler didn’t need to see “The Last Dance” to understand Michael Jordan anymore than he already does. “I lived it,” the former TrailBlazers star and early 1990s Jordan foe told SportsTalk 790’s A-Team on Wednesday. “That’s Michael’s documentary of course it’s going to be from his perspective. It was a golden era and everybody …
  • Michael Jordan on tape: I didn’t want Isiah Thomas on Dream Team

    Michael Jordan on tape: I didn’t want Isiah Thomas on Dream Team

    A portion of ESPN’s 10-part documentary series “The Last Dance” explored the prolonged tension between Michael Jordan and Isiah Thomas, digging into the infamous walk-off game and Thomas curiously being left off the 1992 Olympic Dream Team. Over the years, Jordan denied having any involvement in Thomas not making the Dream Team, the first American …
  • Michael Jordan criticized again in ‘The Last Dance’ aftermath

    Michael Jordan criticized again in ‘The Last Dance’ aftermath

    “The Last Dance” is over, but critiques of its main character are not. Former NBA player and ESPN analyst Kendrick Perkins became one of the latest to speak out on how the ESPN documentary shed light on Michael Jordan bullying his teammates, who were often left being negatively portrayed at his expense. “When you look …
  • Michael Jordan accused of more lies in ‘Last Dance’

    Michael Jordan accused of more lies in ‘Last Dance’

    Maybe Horace Grant was right when he called “The Last Dance” a work of fiction. Sam Smith, the author of “The Jordan Rules” and the former Chicago Tribune writer, poked some holes in the Michael Jordan documentary, as well. He said the notion Grant was his only source in the book was false and also …
  • ESPN’s Michael Jordan doc sends memorabilia prices sky-high

    ESPN’s Michael Jordan doc sends memorabilia prices sky-high

    It’s a Bull market. Page Six is told that the smash hit ESPN documentary “The Last Dance” has led to a gold rush on Michael Jordan memorabilia. Top sports auctioneer Mike Heffner told us, “The demand for everything MJ is higher than ever” since the 10-part doc — which follows the Chicago Bulls’ 1997-98 season and the rest of …