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DeMar DeRozan Dazzles as Bulls Beat Hornets
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls 121-109 win over the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night.
35 min
102
How Do Trades Between Blazers, Pelicans, Pacers...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the big NBA trades that went down on Tuesday involving CJ McCollum, Domantas Sabonis and Tyrese Haliburton.
42 min
103
Bulls Disastrous Defense Picked Apart By Suns
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls 127-124 loss to the NBA-best Phoenix Suns.
38 min
104
DeMar DeRozan Explodes for 45 Points, but Bulls...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls 119-108 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday afternoon.
36 min
105
Bulls Lose OT Heartbreaker to Raptors as Zach L...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls 127-120 overtime loss to the Toronto Raptors on Thursday night.
34 min
106
Bulls Linked to Dennis Schroder as NBA Trade De...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the latest NBA trade deadline buzz, including connections to Celtics guard Dennis Schroder and Nets forward Paul Millsap.
37 min
107
Ayo Dosunmu is Clutch as Bulls Beat Magic
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the Bulls ___ Orlando Magic on Tuesday night.
33 min
108
Was Zach LaVine Snubbed by Trae Young for All S...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss whether Zach LaVine should've been named an All Star starter over Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young.
37 min
109
Bulls Defense Is a Real Problem as They Split W...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the weekend Bulls action with a loss to the Spurs and a win over the Trail Blazers.
37 min
110
The Evolution of Zach LaVine & the New Bulls wi...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave welcome back Joe Cowley of the Chicago Sun-Times to get his thoughts on the Bulls at the midway point of their season.
48 min
111
LaVine, DeRozan & Vucevic Lead Bulls to Win Ove...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls 111-105 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday night.
35 min
112
Multiple Reports Connecting Bulls to Jerami Grant
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to several recent reports from various sources that the Bulls are still linked to Pistons forward Jerami Grant.
33 min
113
Bulls Survive Insane Thunder Comeback In Zach L...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls 111-110 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night.
37 min
114
Bulls Lose Alex Caruso to Grayson Allen Cheap S...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to a wild and terrible Bulls weekend that saw losses to the Bucks and Magic, and Grayson Allen breaking Alex Caruso's wrist.
41 min
115
BREAKING: Lonzo Ball To Have Knee Surgery, Miss...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the news that Bulls guard Lonzo Ball will have arthroscopic surgery on his left knee and miss the next 6-8 weeks of the regular season.
35 min
116
Bulls Beat Cavs in Alex Caruso's Return to Snap...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night.
40 min
117
Can Bulls End Losing Streak Against Red Hot Cav...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave preview the matchup between the Bulls and Cavaliers on Wednesday night.
39 min
118
Bulls Losing Streak Hits 4 as Nikola Vucevic Ha...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, their fourth consecutive loss.
34 min
119
Bulls Suffer First 3-Game Losing Streak of Seas...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls' weekend losses to the Warriors and Celtics.
38 min
120
Voicemails! Should Bulls Trade Patrick Williams...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave listen to your voicemails, including a caller who proposes a trade for Jerami Grant.
49 min
121
Bulls Blown Out By Nets, with Guest Haize from ...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave are joined by Chicago Bulls Central host Haize to break down the Bulls ___ Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night.
39 min
122
Bulls Destroy Pistons By Largest Margin in Riva...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave break down the Bulls 133-87 win over the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night.
34 min
123
Why Are Bulls Absent from Latest NBA Trade Dead...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the latest NBA trade deadline buzz, and give previews of upcoming matchups against the Pistons and Nets.
35 min
124
Bulls Winning Streak Ends at 9 with Loss to Mav...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the Bulls' 113-99 loss to the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday night.
35 min
125
Will Arturas Karnisovas and Marc Eversley Go Al...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave take texts and emails from listeners, with many questions related to whether or not the Bulls front office will make an all-in move before the trade deadline.
38 min
126
Guest Lamorne Morris Talks Chicago Roots, Bulls...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave are joined by actor Lamorne Morris to discuss his Chicago upbringing, childhood Bulls fandom and acting career.
50 min
127
Was DeMar DeRozan Snubbed for Player of the Month?
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave discuss Joel Embiid earning Eastern Conference Player of the Month honors over DeMar DeRozan.
36 min
128
Bulls Beat Magic for 8th Straight Win!
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave react to the Bulls 102-98 win over the Orlando Magic on Monday night.
38 min
129
DeMar DeRozan Makes NBA History with Back to Ba...
On today's episode, Matt and Big Dave kick off 2022 by marveling at DeMar DeRozan's latest heroics, and discuss the other key elements to this Bulls 7-game winning streak.
38 min
130
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
131
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
132
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
133
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
134
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
135
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
136
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
137
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
138
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
139
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
140
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
141
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
142
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
143
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
144
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
145
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
146
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
147
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
148
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
149
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
150
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
151
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
152
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
153
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
154
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
155
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
156
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
157
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
158
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
159
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
160
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
161
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
162
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
163
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
164
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
165
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
166
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
167
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
168
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
169
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
170
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
171
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
172
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
173
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
174
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
175
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
176
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
177
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
178
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
179
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
180
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
181
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
182
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
183
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
184
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
185
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
186
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
187
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
188
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
189
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
190
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
191
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
192
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
193
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
194
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
195
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
196
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
197
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
198
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
199
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
200
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