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Does Omer Asik Season Ending Injury Mean Anything To Chicago Bulls?

If you don’t know already, Omer Asik will not be stepping onto the court for the next two months due to a fractured fibula. I can only imagine how this is going over in the Chicago Bulls lockerroom right now.

Derrick Rose, dealing with a botched play that ultimately determined the direction of the game in overtime, must think about restructuring his own game as well as filling the defensive holes that Asik is leaving behind. Carlos Boozer and Joakim Noah have been productive in the series, but neither has given enough to stop the efforts of LeBron James, Chris Bosh, Dwyane Wade and at small moments Udonis Haslem and Mario Chalmers. Continue reading Does Omer Asik Season Ending Injury Mean Anything To Chicago Bulls?

Lebron James Allowed 4 Steps in Final Seconds in OT,Missed Call In Crucial Victory

The Chicago Bulls and Miami Heat played a fantastic Game 4 last night.

Unfortunately, the final outcome was inextricably marred by an atrocious “non-call” on an overt “travelling violation” … committed by LeBron James, with approximately 32 seconds left in the OT period and the Heat clinging to a 4-point lead, 95-91 … which was inexplicably overlooked by a veteran NBA officiating crew comprised of Joe Crawford, Bennett Salvatore [who specifically was responsible for this non-call] and Ed Malloy.

Both teams played too hard, for too long, and too well, overall, to have the eventual outcome influenced, in this way, by a blatantly “missed” rules’ violation.

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