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Rose issues statement denying sexual assault allegations

Derrick Rose is denying allegations that he drugged and gang-raped an ex-girlfriend in August 2013 “I am just focusing on staying healthy and getting ready for the season,” Rose said in the statement to USA TODAY Sports. “I am not going to comment other than to say — I know the truth, and am confident I will be proven innocent.” Rose’s accuser, who is identified as...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Derrick Rose rep responds to lawsuit, calls it ‘outrageous’

    Derrick Rose is facing allegations that he drugged and raped an ex-girlfriend, but a spokesperson for the Chicago Bulls star insists Rose has nothing to worry about. Shortly after word surfaced that a lawsuit has been filed against Rose, a spokesperson issued a statement insisting the accuser is simply trying to extort the 26-year-old for money. “The plaintiff’s allegations...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls Point Guard Derrick Rose Accused of Drugging and Gang Raping Woman, Report Says

A TMZ report indicates a woman who says she dated Rose from 2011-2013 is seeking unspecified damages in a lawsuit alleging he drugged and gang raped her with two of his friends in August 2013.Jesus H. Christ. This is just an “attempt to shake down a highly respected and successful athlete,” said his attorney.Please follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Like us on Facebook...
Via Bob's Blitz
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Derrick Rose sued by woman claiming he drugged, gang-raped her

    A woman who dated Derrick Rose from 2011-2013 has filed a lawsuit against the former NBA MVP, claiming he drugged and gang-raped her two years ago. TMZ has the details of the lawsuit and says the woman did not file a suit relating to the the Aug. 2013 incident until now because she was ashamed and embarrassed. According to TMZ, the woman claims in her suit that Rose tried...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jazz almost toppled Michael Jordan...which offers no comfort

Almost. The word often speaks to excellence, but it ultimately weighs down the heart and the soul of any competitor. Spill your guts in a four-hour tennis match, gain match point, and almost win. Play the heavy favorite into overtime in an NFL playoff game… and almost pull off the upset. Take Michael Jordan to the brink of… well, the brink… and almost force a Game 7 in...
Via Crossover Chronicles
6 days ago  |  Discuss

adidas Officially Unveils the D Rose 6

We teased a few pictures of the D Rose 6 in an episode of The Rundown last week, but adidas has now released official images of Chicago Bulls point guard
Via Stack
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Could Nikola Mirotic win Most Improved Player award this season?

Jimmy Butler won the NBA's Most Improved Player award after seeing his scoring average jump almost seven points per game last season.  Sam Smith of wonders if Nikola Mirotic might be in line for a similar honor this season. "Nikola Mirotic finished a surprising runnerup in the Rookie of the Year voting last season. "Could he be ready to make a run at succeeding Jimmy Butler...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls Top Ten best plays from 2014-15 season

As the Chicago Bulls continue their run to a championship, they had a pretty solid last season which saw them make it to the Eastern Conference Semifinals. The Bulls were lead by star guard Derrick Rose, forward Jimmy Butler, and center Joakim Noah along with the emergence of rookie forward Nikola Mirotic. Check out some of their best plays from last season in the below video clip...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Jordan Wins Lawsuit Over Steak Company

Here’s one thing we all learned from Michael Jordan’s playing career: You don’t beat him at home when the money is on the line. The same is now true in the courtroom, where there was over 8 million dollars on the line in Chicago Federal Court … Chicago … Federal Court. Jordan sued Safeway, who owned the defunct Dominick’s … a Chicago based chain … for using his name...
Via Food and Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls: Where Is The Respect People?

(Source: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images North America) By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff.. There is a lack of national respect for the Chicago Bulls this offseason. People seem to forget just how talented they are. There is talk about age, health, decline, chemistry, a rookie coach, but you cannot possibly make an argument that they aren’t at least the second best...
Via HoopStuff
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Nikola Mirotic: Tom Thibodeau was 'a difficult coach'

The 2015 season was the first for Nikola Mirotic in the NBA, and it was the last for Tom Thibodeau as head coach of the Bulls.Thibodeau had been widely regarded as one of the league's best coaches, but he has a demanding style that can become grating to players over time, and that, along with clashes with the front office, led to the franchise deciding to go in a different direction...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Nikola Mirotic laughs at reports of friction between Jimmy Butler and Derrick Rose

Jimmy Butler said this summer that he hopes to improve his chemistry with Derrick Rose next season. There were reports of friction between the two as last year drew to a close, and Butler didn't exactly deny the fact that things weren't perfect. But any perceived rift was also probably blown at least a little bit out of proportion. Nikola Mirotic agrees with that last part, and in...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Mirotic dismisses reports of friction between Rose and Butler

    All the rumors about friction between Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler apparently are overblown. At least that’s what Nikola Mirotic says. Mirotic, a 24-year-old forward who came over from Europe and played in a reserve role for the Chicago Bulls last season, told Hoops Hype that the two Bulls stars have a “very good” relationship. “Actually, I’m surprised that...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls: Jimmy Butler not satisfied

It may not seem like Jimmy Butler’s abilities are a secret anymore, not after last year’s breakout performance. But what if last year was just the beginning? Jimmy Butler Butler recently told the media what he’s been working on this summer. “First off, I think I am a point guard. So I’ve done a heck of a lot of ball screen work, ball handling, getting into the paint...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

MJ made over $500 million from sponsors from 2000-2012

Former Chicago Bulls superstar and current owner of the Charlotte Hornets Michael Jordan has done commercials and advertising with a lot of corporate sponsors. He is one of the most recognizable faces, even if you aren’t a basketball fan. From Hanes to Gatorade to Nike, Jordan has done it all and he has made a crap ton of money doing it. Jordan is currently in the middle of a legal...
Via Campus Sports Net
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls: What Should Be Their Rotation?

Source: Christian Petersen/Getty Images North America By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… I recently wrote on what should be the Chicago Bulls’ starting five. I picked Derrick Rose, Jimmy Butler, Mike Dunleavy Jr., Taj Gibson and Joakim Noah. Four of them are no brainers, but I picked Gibson and not Pau Gasol because of the defensive potential of that frontcourt...
Via HoopStuff
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Joakim Noah Takes Active Role in “Rock Your Drop” Foundation in Chicago Bulls Offseason

AUBURN HILLS, MI – MARCH 21: Joakim Noah #13 of the Chicago Bulls celebrates with his teammates during the game against the Detroit Pistons on March 21, 2015 at the Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images...
Via The Sports Journal
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Jordan Takes Down Jimmy Butler In Shootout, Still Has Game (Video)

Could Michael Jordan be coming out of retirement again? Well, no, but evidently he still has some serious game. The five-time MVP had a little fun Sunday when Chicago Bulls forward Jimmy Butler made a surprise guest appearance at his MJ Flight School. The two superstars participated in a shooting competition with the help of some campers. In classic fashion, MJ took a break...
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Jordan Takes on Jimmy Butler in a Shoot-Out

Michael Jordan will still be putting up shots when he's 100.  The Bulls legend took on a member of the current squad, Jimmy Butler. At...
Via Athlon Sports
August 02, 2015  |  Discuss

SQ Exclusive Interview With Brian Scalabrine

The "White Mamba" is a rare specimen. There's only one remaining on this planet, and he also goes by the name of Brian Scalabrine. An NBA Champion, NBA fan favorite, first-team All-Pac-10 member, and former USC Trojan, Scalabrine can truly be described as a "Renaissance man."All great things eventually come to an end, and in 2012, Scalabrine eventually retired from the NBA. That...
Via The Sports Quotient
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Jordan parties with $4,000 tequila and annoys friend with flashlight

When you hear the name Michael Jordan you think of championship rings, Chicago Bulls, and all around basketball God. Now when you hear the name Michael Jordan, you will think of $4,000 tequila and a man that enjoys playing with his flashlight too much. According to TMZ Sports, his airness was in San Diego over the weekend, having a great time at Parq Restaurant and Nightclub. The...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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