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This is the best daily Chicago Bulls podcast on the air. The voice of true Chicago Bulls fans lies here. Host Haize & Pat The Designer provides you with a daily dose of Chicago Bulls news, recaps, fan reactions, and some of the best guests - five days a week. We are Locked On Bulls covering your team, every day, part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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Previewing Bulls Hawks Part 2 & DeMar DeRozan o...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave preview the second matchup against the Hawks and discuss DeMar DeRozan's latest podcast appearance.
39 min
102
Bulls Big 3 of LaVine, DeRozan & Vucevic Domina...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls' win over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night.
39 min
103
Zach LaVine Returns, Bulls Beat Pacers for 20-1...
On today's episode, Big Dave is joined by his BAWL! On Bulls co-host C-Dub to talk about the Bulls win over the Indiana Pacers on Sunday night.
36 min
104
DeMar DeRozan is The Master of the Midrange, Bu...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss just how dominant DeMar DeRozan's midrange game has been this season, especially in the 4th quarter and clutch time minutes.
40 min
105
Bulls Beat Rockets as Coby White Erupts for 24 ...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the Bulls 133-118 win over the Houston Rockets on Monday night, thanks to a big night from Coby White and the patched-together Bulls bench mob.
35 min
106
DeMar DeRozan Dominates in Return as Bulls Swee...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls' victory over the Lakers on Sunday night, led by another monster game from DeMar DeRozan in his first game back from protocols.
39 min
107
Report Says Bulls Will Be Buyers at the NBA Tra...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss a recent report labeling the Bulls as "buyers" at this season's trade deadline, and kick around a few trade ideas from the text line.
40 min
108
Where Do Bulls Rank Among Eastern Conference Co...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss the landscape of the Eastern Conference, and where the Bulls fit among the real contenders through one third of the season.
37 min
109
DeMar DeRozan Opens Up On CJ McCollum's Podcast
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss Covid-19 spreading throughout the NBA, and DeMar DeRozan's recent interview with fellow NBA star CJ McCollum.
39 min
110
Two Bulls Games Postponed, Can Bulls Trade for ...
On today's episode, Matt reacts to the NBA postponing two Bulls games due to the team's Covid-19 outbreak, and fields texts from listeners discussing potential midseason trades.
34 min
111
Depleted Bulls Lose to Heat, Alize Johnson Beco...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the Bulls loss to the Heat over the weekend, and discuss the mounting problem for the team and the league with their Covid-19 outbreak.
42 min
112
Voicemails! Do the Bulls HAVE to Make a Trade? ...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to voicemails from listeners, with more talk about the Bulls' need to make a trade addressing their front court.
46 min
113
Shorthanded Bulls Blown Out By Cavs
On today's episod, Matt and Big Dave react to the Bulls 115-92 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night.
36 min
114
Can Bulls Trade for Myles Turner or Domantas Sa...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss what it would take for the Bulls to get Domantas Sabonis or Myles Turner in a trade, and which player would be the better fit in Chicago.
37 min
115
Ayo Dosunmu Shines In First Start As Shorthande...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss the Bulls win over the Nuggets on Monday night.
35 min
116
DeMar DeRozan & Zach LaVine Combine for 60 Poin...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls' impressive win over the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday night.
36 min
117
DeMar DeRozan Dominates 4th Quarter as Bulls Be...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the Bulls 119-115 win over the New York Knicks on Thursday night.
36 min
118
Lonzo Ball vs LaMelo Ball: Who's Better? Should...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave take texts from listeners, with topics ranging from whether Lonzo or LaMelo Ball is the better player to the Bulls offering Coby White to the Knicks.
41 min
119
Bulls Lose 2nd Round Pick with Conclusion of NB...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the breaking news that the Bulls and Heat were each penalized one second round draft pick by the league after the conclusion of the tampering investigations.
34 min
120
Nikola Vucevic ERUPTS for 30 Points As Bulls Be...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the Bulls 133-119 win over the Charlotte Hornets on Monday night, thanks in part to a BIG night from Nikola Vucevic.
35 min
121
Bulls Offense Struggling with Zone Defenses as ...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss takeaways from the past 3 games, with good and bad trends including 3rd quarter performances and the Bulls battling zone defenses.
42 min
122
Do the Chicago Bulls or Miami Heat Have a Bette...
On today's episode, Matt joins David Ramil and Wes Goldberg of Locked On Heat for a crossover conversation ahead of the Bulls matchup with the Miami Heat on Saturday night.
33 min
123
Should Bulls Trade for Harrison Barnes? Should ...
On today's episode, Matt takes texts and emails from listeners, with topics including a hypothetical Harrison Barnes trade and resting DeMar DeRozan for soft matchups or back-to-backs.
41 min
124
Bulls Lay Egg vs Pacers As Schedule Catches Up ...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the ugly Bulls loss to the Indiana Pacers on Monday night.
38 min
125
DeMar DeRozan Drops 30 Again As Bulls Beat Knicks
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the Bulls 109-103 victory over the New York Knicks on Sunday night.
37 min
126
Voicemails! Should Bulls Pursue a Trade for Kar...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave take calls from listeners, with topics ranging from whether the Bulls should try to acquire Karl-Anthony Towns to the underwhelming return of Coby White.
52 min
127
Bulls Blow 20-Point Lead As Awful 3rd Quarter L...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the Bulls loss to the Portland Trail Blazers, breaking down what all went wrong that led to the late collapse.
39 min
128
Bulls Rocketing Up NBA Power Rankings & Bulls v...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss the latest power rankings from NBA.com and ESPN, which have the Bulls at #2 and #7 respectively.
40 min
129
Bulls Crush Lakers to Move to 2-1 on West Coast...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls' dominant victory over Anthony Davis and the Lakers, including massive games from the trio of DeMar DeRozan, Zach LaVine and Lonzo Ball.
45 min
130
Bulls Split First Two Games of Road Trip Withou...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the blowout loss to the Warriors and the bounce-back win over the Clippers, with their keys to each game and Billy Donovan's rotation adjustments.
40 min
131
Bulls Center Nikola Vucevic Tests Positive for ...
On today's episode, Matt and recurring guest John Sabine react to the news that Bulls center Nikola Vucevic tested positive for Covid-19, and discuss how the team will make up for his absence.
42 min
132
Lonzo Ball Catches Fire, Bulls Topple Mavericks...
On today's episode, Matt breaks down the Bulls 117-107 win over Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks.
33 min
133
Should Billy Donovan Try Starting Ayo Dosunmu? ...
On today's episode, Matt takes texts and emails from listeners, with topics ranging from starting Ayo Dosumnu to potential trades to bolster the Bulls frontcourt.
34 min
134
Bulls Take Down Brooklyn Nets, with Guest Rob S...
On today's episode, Matt is joined by NBC Sports Chicago's Rob Schaefer to break down the Bulls win over the Nets and their 7-3 start to the season.
44 min
135
Bulls Slow Starts, Insufficient Three Point Sho...
On today's episode, Matt looks at Saturday's loss to the Philadelphia 76ers through the lens of three troubling trends: bad offensive first quarters, a lack of three point shooting, and the awful shooting of Nikola Vucevic.
34 min
136
Mailbag! Can Billy Donovan Win COY? Are Bulls B...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave take texts and emails from listeners, with topics ranging from Billy Donovan as a Coach of the Year candidate to a hypothetical trade for Cam Reddish.
40 min
137
Bulls Lose to 76ers as Comeback Falls Short
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the Bulls 103-98 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night, as this comeback falls short despite another 37 point night from DeMar DeRozan.
33 min
138
Matchup Preview: Can Bulls Contain Joel Embiid ...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave preview the matchup for two consecutive games against Joel Embiid and the 5-2 Philadelphia 76ers.
39 min
139
Bulls STUN Boston Celtics with Huge 4th Quarter...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the epic comeback victory by the Chicago Bulls, who stun the Boston Celtics with a 39-11 4th Quarter and a 128-114 win to improve to 6-1 on the season.
44 min
140
Bulls get STATEMENT WIN Over Utah Jazz 107-99
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls statement victory over the Utah Jazz on Saturday night, highlighting specific areas of improvement with the new roster.
36 min
141
Bulls Lose First Game to Knicks, Lose Patrick W...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the breaking news that Bulls forward Patrick Williams will miss the next 4-6 months with a dislocated wrist, and break down the Bulls' loss to the Knicks on Thursday night.
44 min
142
Joakim Noah Night: The Best Moments of the Bull...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave relive some of their favorite moments from the career of legendary Bulls center Joakim Noah leading up to his honorary night at the United Center.
56 min
143
Voicemails! How Should Bulls Address Lack of Si...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to calls from listeners on a variety of topics, including how the Bulls should address their problematic lack of size.
52 min
144
Bulls Hold On to Beat Raptors 111-108 Thanks to...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the nail-biting Bulls victory over the Toronto Raptors, 111-108.
38 min
145
Bulls Defense Impresses in Wins over Pelicans, ...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down back to back weekend wins over the Pelicans and Pistons, improving to a 3-0 start to the season.
40 min
146
Mailbag: Is Zach LaVine Becoming Better than Ja...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave take texts and emails from listeners on a variety of topics, including one Bulls fan who believes Zach LaVine is better than Jayson Tatum.
44 min
147
Zach LaVine Shines, Bulls Beat Pistons in Ugly ...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls season opening 94-88 victory over the Detroit Pistons.
39 min
148
Bulls vs Pistons Preview, and Can the Bulls Con...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss what they'd like to see in the Bulls season opener against the Detroit Pistons and wonder if the team can be contenders without a true superstar.
39 min
149
Bulls Rank 19th in ESPN Power Rankings, What is...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the Bulls power rankings spot and win projections by ESPN, 538 & Vegas.
44 min
150
Bulls Preseason Finale Shows Problem Areas & Po...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave offer their thoughts from the Bulls preseason finale against the Memphis Grizzlies and the final roster cuts made over the weekend.
45 min
151
Midnight Mass Star and Bulls Superfan Zach Gilf...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave welcome actor and Bulls fan Zach Gilford back to the podcast to get his thoughts on the upcoming Bulls season, his Bulls fandom and his new Netflix show Midnight Mass.
56 min
152
Can Bulls Slow Down Ja Morant and the Grizzlies...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss what they'd like to see from the Bulls preseason finale, and how the Memphis Grizzlies will present the toughest challenge yet for a surprisingly decent Bulls defense.
39 min
153
Can Lonzo Ball Become a Better Version of Ben S...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to texts and emails from listeners, with a key topic of whether or not Lonzo Ball can turn himself into a better version of Ben Simmons.
40 min
154
Crossover Episode with Bulls Central YouTube Ch...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave welcome Jamaal Aflatooni, host of the Bulls Central YouTube channel to get his thoughts on the Bulls preseason action, competitions for rotation spots and the projected finish in the Eastern Conference.
44 min
155
Bulls Beat Pelicans & Cavaliers to Remain Undef...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls' preseason wins over the New Orleans Pelicans and Cleveland Cavaliers.
43 min
156
Guest John Sabine Talks Bulls Preseason and Pla...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave welcome their friend and former Bulls Outsiders co-star John Sabine to the pod to discuss John's impressions of the Bulls start to preseason and playoff expectations.
56 min
157
Voicemails! What Will Bulls Starters Average, S...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to several voicemails from listeners, with topics ranging from projected average stats of the starters to which other players Billy Donovan might put into his starting unit while Patrick Williams is out.
46 min
158
Bulls Demolish Cavaliers In Preseason Debut
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave offer their biggest takeaways from the Bulls preseason debut, a clinical beatdown of the Cleveland Cavaliers.
45 min
159
NBA GMs Vote Bulls Most Improved Team For 2021-...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss the results of the annual NBA GMs survey, which had the Bulls land the most votes for most improved team for the upcoming season.
47 min
160
Zach LaVine & Billy Donovan Talk Relationship, ...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to recent comments made by Zach LaVine and Billy Donovan about their relationship, growing chemistry, and Billy's approach to coaching.
41 min
161
Mailbag: Can Lonzo Ball be an All Star? Can Ale...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave take your texts and emails, with topics like whether Lonzo Ball can be an All Star and what level the Bulls need to reach for this season to be considered a success.
52 min
162
Bulls Beat Out LeBron, Lakers for DeMar DeRozan...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss the report from The Athletic that LeBron James and the Lakers heavily recruited DeMar DeRozan during free agency.
49 min
163
Bulls Media Day Part 2: Lonzo Ball, DeMar DeRoz...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave continue their discussion of Bulls Media Day, particularly the interviews from the team's biggest newcomers Lonzo Ball, DeMar DeRozan and Nikola Vucevic.
45 min
164
Bulls Media Day! Reaction to Arturas Karnisovas...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to all the sights and sounds from Chicago Bulls Media Day.
50 min
165
Patrick Williams Out 4-6 Weeks with Sprained An...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the news that Patrick Williams suffered a severe ankle sprain that will keep him out 4-6 weeks, and break down what new roster addition Daniel Oturu could provide to the Bulls frontcourt.
40 min
166
Voicemails! Bulls Fans are Worried About This T...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to voicemails from listeners, with topics ranging from the Bulls coaching staff to the ceiling of the current roster.
45 min
167
Can Zach LaVine Enter MVP Conversation This Sea...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave take your texts and emails, with topics ranging from the impact of Thad Young's absence, Patrick Williams' pecking order among offensive options and whether Zach LaVine can enter the MVP conversation this season.
44 min
168
How Ben Simmons Saga Could Affect Zach Lavine's...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss their expectations for Bulls Media Day, and how the latest wrinkles of the Ben Simmons mess could provide insight into Zach LaVine's upcoming free agency.
44 min
169
Patrick Williams & Coby White Fall In Redrafts,...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss the recent Bleacher Report redrafts for the 2019 and 2020 NBA rookie classes, with Patrick Williams and Coby White both falling from their original draft spots.
54 min
170
Voicemails! Who Will Be The 9th & 10th in Donov...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave listen to voicemails from our listeners, with topics ranging from the back end of Billy Donovan's rotation to the new ways in which Zach LaVine might elevate his game this season.
54 min
171
Over/Under 41.5 Wins and Which Bulls Bench Play...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave take listeners' texts and emails with topics including betting the over/under for Bulls wins this season and which bench piece will surprise us by earning a solid spot in the rotation.
49 min
172
Celtics Poaching Zach LaVine? And Zach Gets Mor...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the recent report saying Zach LaVine could be the Celtics #1 target next summer, and Zach's growing brand with the NBA2K/Mountain Dew partnership.
36 min
173
Tomas *SALT*oransky, Toni Kukoc Goes to the Hal...
On today's Locked On Bulls, Matt and Big Dave discuss the additions of Tyler Cook and Ethan Thompson to training camp, Tomas Satoransky's comments about Arturas Karnisovas's blunt farewell, and the legendary career of Toni Kukoc.
49 min
174
Mailbag: Rotations & Offensive Style, Would You...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave take texts and emails from listeners.
46 min
175
Bulls Sign Stanley Johnson, Alize Johnson & Mat...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the additions of Stanley Johnson, Alize Johnson and Matt Thomas to the Bulls roster.
44 min
176
John Paxson Speaks, Ranking Bulls Starting 5 in...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to John Paxson's interview on the Gimme The Hot Sauce podcast, and break down where they think the Bulls starting 5 ranks among their Eastern Conference competition.
46 min
177
How Important Is Patrick Williams' Development ...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave take listeners' emails and texts in a full mailbag episode!
38 min
178
Should Bulls Get Involved with Ben Simmons Drama?
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the latest reports of Ben Simmons wanting to leave the 76ers and whether or not the Bulls should get involved in a potential trade with Philadelphia.
39 min
179
Zach LaVine Signs with Klutch Sports, Bulls Pur...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the latest ESPN pundit trashing the Bulls offseason, the report of the Bulls pursuing Paul Millsap, and Zach LaVine signing with Klutch Sports.
41 min
180
BREAKING: Bulls Trade Lauri Markkanen to Clevel...
Matt and Big Dave react to the breaking news of a three team trade that sends Lauri Markkanen to the Cavs, while the Bulls get Derrick Jones Jr. and a first round draft pick from Portland.
60 min
181
Free Agents Still Available for Chicago Bulls
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss the list of still-available free agents compiled by their friend Rob Schaefer and offer their takes on each player's potential fit with the Bulls.
49 min
182
Did Bulls Deserve Better In NBA Power Rankings?
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss the latest ESPN NBA Power Rankings that have the Bulls 19th in the league and 10th in the East.
50 min
183
Will Bulls Defense Really Be Awful? Is DeMar De...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to voicemails from listeners, with topics ranging from expectations for the Bulls defense to the potential ceiling of this new-look roster.
60 min
184
NBA Executives & Scouts Trash Bulls Signing DeM...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the poll of NBA executives and scouts that voted DeMar DeRozan's signing with the Bulls as their least favorite offseason move.
40 min
185
Limitless Possibilities for New Bulls Offense, ...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the Bulls getting shut out of the national TV games for opening week and Christmas day, and talk about potential staples of the Bulls' new offense.
51 min
186
New Bulls Speak About Their Decisions to Pick C...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave offer their final thoughts from Bulls Summer League games and react to the introductory press conferences of Lonzo Ball, DeMar DeRozan and Alex Caruso.
54 min
187
Chicago Bulls: A Team Of Chips On Shoulders, Mo...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to voicemails from listeners with topics including several Bulls players looking to take their next steps and why the Pelicans may not be punished for tampering.
56 min
188
Can Arturas Karnisovas & Marc Eversley Model Th...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to texts and emails from listeners on a variety of topics.
53 min
189
P-Dub & Ayo Lead Bulls to Victory, DeMar DeRoza...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss the big games from Patrick Williams and Ayo Dosunmu in the Bulls' first Summer League victory and the comments given from DeMar DeRozan about why he chose Chicago.
45 min
190
Summer League Takeaways for Patrick Williams & ...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the performances of Patrick Williams and Marko Simonovic in the Bulls' first Summer League game.
45 min
191
Bulls In Tampering Trouble, Several Teams Inter...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the news that the NBA is investigating potential tampering in the sign-and-trade deal that sent Lonzo Ball from the Pelicans to the Bulls.
48 min
192
Voicemail Silliness 2: Bulls Fans Rejoice, Who ...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to more of your voicemails, from Bulls fans thrilled about the recent changes to wondering what Billy Donovan will do with his lineup and rotations next season.
57 min
193
Voicemail Silliness: Can Zach Eclipse D-Rose Lo...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave respond to several voicemails from LOB listeners, and it gets pretty wild.
44 min
194
AKME Give Bulls Fans Renewed Hope, Can Zach LaV...
On today's mailbag episode, Matt and Big Dave take lots of your texts reacting to the signings of Lonzo Ball and DeMar DeRozan.
52 min
195
Bulls Sign Tony Bradley, What's Up With Lauri M...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss the latest Bulls free agency addition of Tony Bradley, where the Lauri Markkanen situation stands, and the release of the Bulls 2021 Summer League roster.
39 min
196
EMERGENCY POD: Chicago Bulls Sign Free Agent De...
In this emergency episode of Locked On Bulls, Matt Peck and Big Dave Watson react to the shocking news that the Bulls are signing All Star free agent DeMar DeRozan to a 3-year, $85 million contract.
51 min
197
Bulls Sign Alex Caruso to Four Year Deal, Smart...
On this episode of Locked On Bulls, Matt Peck and Big Dave Watson discuss the Bulls signing role playing point guard Alex Caruso away from the Lakers.
40 min
198
EMERGENCY POD: Lonzo Ball Signs with Bulls!
In this emergency episode, Matt and Big Dave are joined by their friend John Sabine to react to the breaking news that Lonzo Ball agreed to a four-year deal to join the Chicago Bulls in the opening seconds of NBA free agency!
31 min
199
Bulls Going After Lonzo Ball, Zach LaVine Contr...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the latest rumors surrounding the Bulls' pursuit of Lonzo Ball in free agency, and the latest on Zach LaVine's contract situation.
46 min
200
Bulls Select Ayo Dosunmu with 38th Pick, Did Th...
On today's episode, Matt Peck reacts to the Bulls selecting Chicago native and Illini star Ayo Dosunmu with the 38th pick of the 2021 NBA Draft and analyzes whether or not AKME should've taken Sharife Cooper instead.
39 min