Bulls turning up 'D' a notch

Bulls turning up 'D' a notch

There are 1 comment on the ChicagoSports.com story from Oct 7, 2007, titled Bulls turning up 'D' a notch. In it, ChicagoSports.com reports that:

“We haven't had much of a drop-off from, say, a practice in March to where we are right now. As a matter of fact, I feel like we've picked it up.”

Defensively last season, the Bulls allowed the sixth-fewest points per game, limited opponents to the second-lowest shooting percentage and forced the second-most turnovers on average.

So what do they do for an encore?

'I don't know, but I do know we've added some length and each guy at his own spot individually is better,' coach Scott Skiles said after Saturday's two-hour-plus practice. 'Then guys are doing a good job of reading each other. It's hard to imagine we're not going to be very good defensively.' Read more

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Plainfield, IL

#1 Oct 8, 2007
That's Skiles code for signicant minutes for Noah, Smith. Tyrus isn't going to get minutes except as 2nd teamer.

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