By Kelly Manalo
The Chicago Bulls will make the NBA Finals next season. OK, maybe that is a bold statement but I will not be surprised if Chicago reaches that feat with the team that they do have going into the Eastern Conference.
First off, I know it hurts that Carmelo Anthony decided to stay in New York and not join the Bulls. He would have provided the scoring that Chicago sorely lacks and gave them a go to option in crunch time besides Derrick Rose. He made his decision to stay with the Knicks and he should not be criticized for it. Bulls’ management gave a great pitch and effort but their backup plans in free agency helped bolster the roster. [Read more...]