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The Chicago Bulls basketball team joined the NBA for the 1966-67 season.They have a significant history with consecutive NBA titles after they signed Michael Jordan in the 1980’s.

Under the leadership of Coach Phil Jackson and General Manager Jerry Krause the Chicago Bulls went on to win many championships.

Chicago Bulls Stats:

  • The Chicago winning streak for NBA World Champion titles started in 1991, 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, and ended in 1998.

The younger team of today are also striving to be the next NBA champions.

They have succeeded in making it to the Eastern Conference Finals with a NBA league-best regular season record at 62–20 for their 2010-2011 season.

They also entered the playoffs in their 2012 season.

The last time they made it to the Eastern Conference prior to this was in 1998 when the Bulls won their last championship.

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The Bulls entered the playoffs, and defeated the Indiana Pacers and the Atlanta Hawks in five and six games.

Then they faced the Miami Heat and were defeated.

The United Center opened in 1994 and it’s currently the home of the Chicago Bulls, and the Chicago Black Hawks.

Their are notable statues representing each team outside the United Center.Michael Jordan gliding in the air represents the teams dynasty.

What more can a fan ask for than to see a replica of this great player in action!

The United Center is the largest arena in the United States.

The construction of it started in April of 1992 and the ribbon cutting was on August 18, 1994.

The United Center is located on 45 acres, one mile west of Chicago’s Loop and I-90/94 Kennedy Expressway, and four blocks North of I-290 Eisenhower Expressway at Damen Ave. (Exit 28A).

Since it’s opening in 1994, this stadium has hosted over 200 events each year and had over twenty million guests.

Some of the notable events that were hosted there was the 1996 Democratic National Convention.

Concerts have occurred there including the The Rolling Stones.

Other events such as the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus and Disney on Ice is also held there.

A banner with the number 72 is hung below the 1996 division title to denote the Bulls all time record 72-10 season.

The Bulls schedule starts in October and ends in April. The following banners hang from the rafters of the United Center honoring past and present Bulls.

The Teams Retired Numbers:

  • 4 Jerry Sloan
  • 10 Bob Love
  • 23 Michael Jordan
  • 33 Scottie Pippen

The Chicago Bulls basketball Box Office & Ticket Info United Center (312) 455-4000

United Center Location: 901 W. Madison Street Chicago, Illinois 60612 (312) 455-4500