Les Grobstein on Bulls and Bears

on the Weekend Sports Report with Packer Dave and Steve Leventhal ….legendary Chicago sports jock, and long time friend of SRN, joins us to give his take on the Chicago Bulls’ new coach and the Bears prognosis for the 2015 season. When Les gets on a roll, there’s no stopping him. Enjoy the lively discussion. […]

Cleveland Sports Misery: This Is a New One

To understand a Cleveland fan, or just the sports landscape of the city itself, out-of-town and national writers must feel obligated to offer up the preamble.  Before any success can be achieved or any praise be given, we must be reminded of the failure, or is it failures?  It seems like either could work, and […]

Hawks Force Game 7, Warriors-Cavs preview

on the Weekend Sports Report with Packer Dave and Steve Leventhal Ryan Leong of CBS Sports in San Francisco joins us for a Warriors-Cavs preview, while John Poulter checks in with his thoughts on the NHL Western Finals game seven between Chicago and Anaheim. Steve and John also discuss the indictment of six FIFA soccer […]

Cavs Eliminate Bulls, Blackhawks Face Ducks

on the Weekend Sports Report with Packer Dave and Steve Leventhal …Jeff Rich joins us to break down how the Cleveland Cavs were able to eliminate the Chicago Bulls in game 6 at the United Center. John Poulter previews the Blackhawks – Ducks and Rangers-Tampa Bay NHL conference finals. He also offers his thoughts on […]

Bulls Cavs Playoffs, NHL Update

on The Weekend Sports Report with Packer Dave and Steve Leventhal … Matt Loede from Metro Networks in Cleveland and Jeff Rich join us to discuss the Bulls Cavs playoffs, including audio comments from head coaches Dave Blatt and Tom Thibodeau. Later in the show, John Poulter talks baseball, NHL playoffs, and the final three […]

Mayweather – Pacquiao Preview, NHL, NBA updates

on the Weekend Sports Report with Packer Dave and Steve Leventhal …we have a full plate of events this weekend. David Schuster from 670-AM The Score in Chicago joins us with his thoughts on the big Mayweather – Pacquiao fight in Vegas on Saturday.  Jeff Rich chimes in with his take on the NFL Draft, […]

Bulls and Blackhawks Playoffs Update

on the Weekend Sports Report with Packer Dave and Steve Leventhal ….long time friend of the show Les Grobstein joins us to discuss the Bulls and Blackhawks playoffs games. The “Grobber” offers his insights on the NBA Eastern Conference matchups. He also comments on the Cubs season so far. Dave and Steve get a first […]

Grizzlies Top Bulls in Battle of Brothers

Like most brothers, Pau and Marc Gasol like to compete against one another. After all they have been competing against each other since they can remember and even became the first brothers to start opposite each other in an All Star Game last month. “ We’re always competitive, we always compete” Pau would add after […]

Rose Remains Hopeful for Return This Season

For the first time since having arthroscopic knee surgery back on February 27th, Bulls guard Derrick Rose spoke to the media on Monday night before the team hosted the Memphis Grizzlies at the United Center. While the former MVP would not give a definite return date, he did keep hopes of returning before the playoffs […]

Short-handed Bulls Top Rival Wizards

“Next man up” has become the slogan for the Chicago Bulls for about three years now. Ever since Derrick Rose tore his ACL in the 2012 playoffs, head coach Tom Thibodeau has been forced to change his lineup more than any other coach in recent memory. Not only have the Bulls had to deal with […]

Rose Leads Struggling Bulls to Big Win

Derrick Rose came ready to play on Thursday night and prove to the national audience watching on television that he is still one of the best point guards in the league. Entering Thursdays matchup against the San Antonio Spurs Rose had averaged 24.0 ppg on .484 shooting in his previous six games. The Bulls on […]

Lifeless Bulls lose to Magic, 121 – 114

It only took me two classes in high school to realize that science was not for me and my time would better be spent on other subjects… like girls or sports. I would go thru the motions because it was a necessary evil and there was nothing I could do about it. If I knew […]

Gasol leads Bulls to Overtime Win

The Chicago Bulls came into Saturdays home matchup against the Boston Celtics short handed and uncertain on who would be in the starting five. Wings Mike Dunleavy and Jimmy Butler both missed Saturdays game but lucky for Chicago, Pau Gasol showed up as usual. Gasol scored 29 points and added 16 rebounds and 5 blocked […]

Bulls Doing Just Fine Without Melo

Since Tom Thibodeau has taken over as head coach of the Chicago Bulls, they have never been a team to look back and wonder, “What if?” — not that anybody would blame them if they did. Two major knee injuries to Derrick Rose have robbed Chicago from a legitimate chance to compete for a title, […]

Bulls Look to Get Back on Track

The Chicago Bulls have definitely improved offensively so far this season. With the addition of Pau Gasol, and departure of the smaller/less effective Carlos Boozer, the team has upped their points per game average from 93.7 to 102.6. Strangely enough, it has been the defense that has struggled at times. The Bulls (12-8) are allowing […]