Mirotic Without Monroe Doesn’t Matter

In adversity, you have to think outside the box and on your feet. The loss of DeMarcus Cousins was a huge blow for the New Orleans Pelicans. It was a singular basketball tragedy that had a trickle down effect. Would Anthony Davis get tired of the New Orleans experiment and flee to Boston? Would Dell…

Mirotic Is Ruining Everything

This year’s draft has a dominant top three. There is Luka Doncic, the thrilling 18 year old Slovenian who is his own personal highlight reel currently ruling Spain. There is DeAndre Ayton, the big man from Arizona, and Marvin Bagley III, the big man from Duke. Philly has shown the NBA what happens when you…

Bobby Portis Teammates Have His Back

The in-house Bulls competition between Nikola Mirotic and Bobby Portis has become less opaque, and a little bit clearer. Portis is on the court playing, he is at practice, he is part of the team, he has atoned, while Mirotic is all into his feelings. Mirotic is still laying out his ultimatum: it is him…

It’s Okay to Grow Up Baby Bulls

All you need to know is that Bobby Portis decked his teammate of three seasons and said teammate went to the hospital with a broken face and a concussion. Nikola Mirotic won’t be able to return until-best estimate- November 15th, if it is on the light side of the 4-6 week recovery, and December 1st,…