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Former Spartan, Drive forward Derrick Nix in Windy City for training camp

Derrick Nix, the former Michigan State Spartan who previously spent some time with the Grand Rapids Drive, was named to the Windy City Bulls training camp roster. Windy City, the NBA G League affiliate of the NBA’s Chicago Bulls, have 17 players in camp. Nix, the 6-foot-9, 270-pound forward, attended Detroit Pershing High School where […]

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Bulls ruin Brown’s return, Drive lose third straight game

The Windy City Bulls scored 71 points in the first half on their way to a 125-117 victory over the visiting Grand Rapids Drive on Friday night at the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, IL. A huge second quarter (31-20), great ball movement (25 assists to 14 for GR) and superior ball handling (the […]

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Jarell Eddie, Bulls take Drive on roller-coaster ride for 131-114 win

Jarell Eddie and the Windy City Bulls got off to a quick start before allowing the Grand Rapids Drive back in to the game but finished with a flurry of 47 points in the fourth quarter to secure their third straight victory with a 131-114 win Tuesday night in Hoffman Estates, IL. Coming off the bench […]

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Windy City introduces GR to the L

The Grand Rapids Drive fought hard but weren’t able to complete a fourth-quarter comeback in a 119-118 loss to the expansion Windy City Bulls Friday night at the DeltaPlex Arena in the two teams’ first ever meeting. Grand Rapids trailed throughout the game but pulled within two points in the final ten seconds. They failed to convert and turned the ball […]