Rock On: Boozer wants to play —seriously? (7 items)
Carlos Boozer sounded off to the Chicago Sun-Times on Monday about being left out of the lineup in the fourth quarter of numerous games by Bulls’ coach Tom Thibodeau.
But Boozer didn’t seem to think a meeting with his coach was necessary.
“He knows that. He’s aware of that,” Boozer said. “I feel great, body feels great. I think I’m very productive in the limited minutes that I am getting … but yeah, I do want to be out there in the fourth quarter, let’s make that clear.’’
What’s still not so clear is how he missed 49 games with a bad hamstring when he was with the Jazz.
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1 of 7. DUBIOUS OUTING
2 of 7. ACTION/REACTION
“My only regret,” Barkley said, “is (do) you know how good you would've been if you'd only had a real power forward like me?"
Here’s guessing Sloan would have strangled him long before either got to the Hall of Fame.
3 of 7. PRESIDENTIAL RELIEF
“But us Bulls fans still claim you for your grit and work ethic,” he wrote, using improper grammar.
Somewhere Dan Quayle is saying, “Maybe now they’ll forget ‘potatoe.’”
4 of 7. A QUICK BITE
The competitive eater also downed a 72-ounce steak in three minutes earlier in the month.
Sad but true: When you’re a mom with a growing family, it’s hard to take time for real sit-down meals.
5 of 7. JOE D’OH!
Not the coin flip.
The fur coat.