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Jordan and Matt kick off the show looking ahead at this week's schedule for the Bulls including tonight's matchup against the Pacers. The guys talk about the last time the Bulls squared off against Indiana and how before the month of February, it was one of the most exciting games of the season. How can the Bulls slow down the sixth best offensive team in the NBA over the last 10 games? Will the Bulls be looking at another potential win tonight with a Pacers team absent of Victor Oladipo and Domantas Sabonis?
Locked On Bulls spends the rest of the episode debating and discussing Bulls President Michael Reinsdorf's latest interview with K.C. Johnson from The Chicago Tribune this week who addressed a variety of different topics surrounding the state of the Bulls. The guys debate whether or not fans will be angry after reading through some of the responses Reinsdorf gave to disappointing season the Bulls have been through in year two of the rebuild. Are the guys surprised that Reinsdorf is giving so much support to John Paxson, Gar Forman, and Jim Boylen?
The guys discuss whether or not it's justified to say that using past successes has been a common theme with the Bulls when criticism has been at an all-time high. The guys talk about the 2010's-Rose Era continues to feel like a crutch for a lot of mistakes made in the last few years. The guys talk about the culture built during that time and whether or not Reinsdorf believes Paxson and Forman can recreate that in today's NBA. What was the biggest disappointment of the interview? What was the biggest surprise of Reinsdorf's comments? How will Bulls fans react?
The guys talk about the overall theme of Michael Reinsdorf's comments about where he believes the Bulls rebuild is at heading into the final stretch of the season. The guys run through questions asked and answered from the voice of the Chicago Bulls and why it appears that many Bulls fans continue to feel upset after the best month of basketball we've seen this season. Locked On Bulls dives into all of this and so much more - want to be a part of the conversation? Drop a text or voicemail at (331)-979-1369 or hit the guys up on Twitter @LockedOnBulls.
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