It has been quite the magical season for the Northwestern Wildcats, the only team in a power conference to never make the NCAA Tournament. That run might finally end with the help of a 68-55 win over Indiana at Welsh-Ryan Arena. In a crowd that had quite the large amount of red to go along with purple at the arena, the Indiana fans went home disappointed as the Hoosiers shot … [Read more...] about Northwestern Continues Their Run To March Madness
Friday night’s game between the New York Knicks and the Chicago Bulls was still very much in the shadow of Wednesday night’s World Series victory by the Cubs. Two days later, the championship is still inducing goosebumps and attracting literal millions to the streets of Chicago. The fans who made the trek to the United Center after 48-hours of Cubs pandemonium got to see a … [Read more...] about It’s 2016: Derrick Rose is back, the Bulls are exciting, and the Cubs won the World Series
Being a Chicago Bulls fan in 2016 is probably a confusing feeling. It seems like just a season or two ago that Derrick Rose, the Prodigal Son of Chicago, was leading a gritty, defensive beast of a team straight towards a maybe mortal LeBron James. Then we all know what happened with Rose’s health, and the team understandably fell out of contention in his absence. But even as … [Read more...] about The 2016 Preseason Chicago Bulls Make No Sense
New Faces Its a new season in Chicago, and with it comes some new faces, Rajon Rondo has replaced Derrick Rose, Robin Lopez has replaced Joakim Noah, and of course, Dwayne Wade signed a 2 year $47.5 million with the Bulls to be their new starting shooting guard. Yes, I am not used to him in this uniform yet either. Fred Hoiberg enters his second season as Bulls … [Read more...] about Bulls 2016-2017 Season Preview: News Faces, Same Result?
The Northwestern Wildcats were back in Evanston after a 2-game road losing streak on Saturday afternoon and they took out their frustrations on a poor Rutgers squad who left their intensity on the bus. The Wildcats improved to 18 – 11 on the season and 6 – 10 in conference play with their 98-59 win over the Scarlet Knights. It is Tre Demp’s world and we are just living in it … [Read more...] about Northwestern Destroys Rutgers 98-59