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Thibodeau: Thank God For Jimmy Butler

Jimmy Butler scored a career-high 35 points in the Chicago Bulls' 103-97 win on Thursday over the New York Knicks. "Thank god for Jimmy Butler," said Tom Thibodeau. "Big shots, plays defense, gets to line, makes plays, plays unselfishly and hard. Doesn’t take plays off." Butler is averaging 20.9 points, 5.9 rebounds and 3.3 assists per game in what has become a breakout season.
Via RealGM
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Thibodeau is not thrilled with his players saying there are trust issues on defense

Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau takes defense very serious as it’s his calling card. The Bulls have had many defensive lapses this season and some of their players have started to speak out about it. Center Joakim Noah and forward Taj Gibson both have stated that the team is having trust issues on defense. Thibodeau views their comments as an excuse and he is not thrilled...
Via No Guts, No Glory
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Bulls coach Thibodeau and players at odds over defense

Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau responded to the notion that the Bulls players lapses on defense come from not trusting each other. Center Joakim Noah and power forward Taj Gibson both said the slippage in Chicago’s tough defense stems from players not trusting each other which has led to the Bulls giving up much more points to teams than in years past. Via Washington Post:...
Via Pass The Pill
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Bulls looking for answers for defensive woes

CHICAGO (AP) Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau is dismissing any talk about trust issues when it comes to Chicago's defensive problems. The Bulls have been known for their defense and rebounding since Thibodeau took over in June 2010, but they are off to a slow start in those areas this year. Heading into Wednesday night's game against Brooklyn, Chicago was allowing 100.5 points per game...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Thibodeau: Derrick Rose Criticism Has Been Fair

  VIRAL – Tom Thibodeau has faced countless questions about Derrick Rose’s injuries over the last few years, it’s safe to say he isn’t holding back anymore. In recent interviews, Thibodeau seems to be showing less and less patience with reporters and their questions, however he does think the criticism on Rose has been fair. In a recent interview with the Boston Globe, Thibodeau...
Via Sports Mockery
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Bulls three-ring circus is still entertaining

Tom Thibodeau might as well be the ringmaster of one of the most difficult coaching/managing jobs in the NBA. In one circle, he has Derrick Rose and his minute maintenance. The growing frustration over his in-and-out-of-the-lineup status continues to be a storyline that prevents the Bulls from being considered among the league’s elite. Rose shows flashes of what he used to be...
Via Crossover Chronicles
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Sources: Tom Thibodeau Heading To New York

Posted to No Tippin' PippenAccording to sources Tom Thibodeau is heading to New York today. The nature of his visit is speculated to be for Taj Gibson’s cousin’s funeral. If you didn’t hear, Gibson’s 6 year old cousin was stabbed to death by some psychopath in New York that deserves to rot in hell forever. Thibodeau visiting New York is raising eye brows though. His recent...
Via Sports Mockery
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Thibodeau to the Knicks: Why It’s Possible

As was reported by Bleacher Report a few days ago, current Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau would only leave Chicago for his “dream job,” which just so happens to be in New York, as the coach of the Knicks. The Knicks have been through their fair share of front office debacles in the past decade or so. In fact, it’s hard to think of a team that has had more “behind the scene”...
Via Turn On The Knicks
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Knicks are only job Thibodeau would leave Bulls for?

The Chicago Bulls head coach, Tom Thibodeau , has been a hot topic of discussion as the Memphis Grizzlies look to land their next head coach. The Grizzlies are reportedly looking for any angles they can find in order to land Thibs as their new head honcho, but you’d have to think that the Chicago Bulls would be reluctant to give up such a talented head coach without a fight. Tom...
Via Pass The Pill
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Thibodeau refuses to comment on rumored date with Kate Upton (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau created his own rumor about a date with Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Kate Upton as a joke response to rumors that he may not be coaching the Bulls after his contract expires at the end of the season. Rumors began swirling earlier this month after the Bulls traded away Luol Deng, one of Thibodeau's...
Via Holdout Sports
January 26, 2014  |  Discuss

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