Deng Out, Hinrich Likely Out for Game 7

Luol Deng (left) and Kirk Hinrich. (AP)

Chicago Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau confirmed to reporters this morning that Bulls starting forward Luol Deng did not make the trip with the team to Brooklyn and will not be playing in Game 7 with illness. Deng received a spinal tap, otherwise known as a lumbar puncture, a procedure that draws spinal fluid, usually […]

Bulls’ Kirk Hinrich Out For Game 5

Kirk Hinrich defending Deron Williams. (AP)

With the Brooklyn Nets’ inaugural season hanging in the balance, some important news has broken from Chicago: Kirk Hinrich is out for Game 5 tonight. Out with a bruised left calf, Hinrich was seen sporting a walking boot and moving with a noticeable limp today. Hinrich poured in a crucial 18 points and 14 assists […]

Kirk Hinrich, Joakim Noah out vs. Nets

Chicago Bulls starting point guard Kirk Hinrich and starting center Joakim Noah will both sit tonight against the Brooklyn Nets. Hinrich was announced out by the team and Noah told ESPN Chicago that he would not play. Both players are big blows to Chicago’s chances of victory — Hinrich is a steady, solid point guard […]