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Apr 27, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bulls power forward Taj Gibson shoots the ball against Brooklyn Nets power forward Kris Humphries in the second quarter during game four of the first round of the 2013 NBA playoffs at the United Center. Comment?
... put Chicago on the right path and the team managed to close the game out. By the end of the game, Joakim Noah and Taj Gibson joined Robinson on the bench with 6 fouls of their own. When the game seemed to slip away, Joe Johnson stepped up for ... Comment?
... half of the season when he was named an All-Star, but it was another sign that the Bulls were getting healthier. Taj Gibson's sprained left MCL is better, and after Kirk Hinrich left Game 1 with a bruised left thigh, he was back in the starting ... Comment?
... Lopez's effectiveness. The Nets All-Star Center scored 19 of his 21 in the first half and was a big reason why Taj Gibson was in foul trouble for most of the game as he simply overpowered Gibson when Noah went headed to the bench. Expect either ... Comment?
... but also his ability as a leader. It doesn't help Rose at least from a fan perspective that Joakim Noah and Taj Gibson are both battling with injuries while still trying to play, and fans seem to be unwilling to recognize the injuries aren't the ... Comment?
Neither will a plantar fasciitis-free Joakim Noah, a non-knee-brace-wearing Taj Gibson nor Kirk Hinrich without a bruised left thigh. Comment?
... the future" chasing a round one playoff win. Nazr Mohammed only played six minutes in Game 1 and could play more. Taj Gibson , who battled foul trouble and a size disadvantage against All-Star Brook Lopez , said the left knee that had a sprained MCL ... Comment?
... of the league's most formidable bench units. They found Omer Asik in the second round of the 2008 draft, found Taj Gibson with the No. 26 pick in the 2009 draft, found Jimmy Butler with the No. 30 pick in the 2011 draft. Hell, let's even give them ... Comment?
... decides to stick Jimmy Butler on Williams for longer and let Hinrich or Deng take on Joe Johnson. Maybe playing Taj Gibson more than 23 minutes would help. It's hard to say. But the other important thing is intensity. The Bulls got outworked on ... Comment?
... be ready to respond. Deron Williams is playing at a high level. Lopez is playing at a high level, Joe Johnson." Taj Gibson said his left knee, which he sprained twice in the past month or so, felt much better during Game 1. Now he's hoping to avoid ... Comment?
... patsy when Game 2 tips off Monday night at the Barclays Center. ' height='445' itemprop='associatedMedia' alt=' Taj Gibson (r.) drives by Gerald Wallace during Saturday night's game. ' width='635' src='http:// ... Comment?
... had ended the interview session. It was time to go to work. PILE DRIVE: Deron Williams battles the Bulls' Taj Gibson for a loose ball during the Nets' Game 1 home win Saturday. Think back to July, when the Nets signed Williams to a five-year, $98 ... Comment?
... shows how imperative it is for the Bulls to keep Lopez away from the basket. Unfortunately, Lopez showed that Taj Gibson can't guard him on the block. Lopez was too strong for Taj, leaving the only options either Boozer or Nazr Mohammed (Noah didn't ... Comment?
... April 15. He didn't look healthy in that game or in the season finale on April 17. Let's also examine the case of Taj Gibson. Taj sprained his knee Feb. 24. He missed a little less than four weeks before returning on March 21. He played in 7 games, ... Comment?
... line of defense in the middle was underwhelming. If Noah isn't going to be able to provide extended minutes, both Taj Gibson and Boozer need to become more aggressive contesting shots at the rim. Brooklyn needs to be fouled hard when going to the ... Comment?
... of a best-of-seven series has prevailed 77.9 percent of the time. "We have to understand it's a new season," said Taj Gibson, who battled foul trouble. "It's playoff basketball. It's much harder, more physical. Our defense was terrible." Indeed, the ... Comment?
... been doing that to us the whole season. They've been getting the lead in the first quarter," Bulls forward Taj Gibson said. "Tonight they just did a very good job of not giving up the lead." Former Bulls backup Watson followed with a 3-pointer to ... Comment?
... to the uptick in intensity. SHOVE-A-BULL: Brook Lopez, who scored 19 of his 21 points in the first half, posts up Taj Gibson during the Nets' Game 1 win over the Bulls last night in Brooklyn. Lopez didn't disappoint. He delivered an emphatic ... Comment?
Growing up in Brooklyn's Fort Greene Projects, a few blocks from the Barclays Center, Taj Gibson felt his share of punches growing up. Comment?
... players who were limited tonight. Joakim Noah , played just 13 minutes, and that seemed like 13 minutes too many. Taj Gibson got in foul trouble and had to sit. Chicago was outscored by 13 points in the 12 minutes neither Noah, who's losing his ... Comment?