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Bulls irked by call after false whistle

Updated: January 29, 2012, 8:49 PM ET
By Nick Friedell | ESPNChicago.com

MIAMI -- The Chicago Bulls felt an inadvertent whistle cost them possession and was a potential difference-maker in their 97-93 loss to the Miami Heat on Sunday afternoon.

With 16.8 seconds left in the fourth quarter, and the Heat leading 94-93, Heat guard LeBron James went to the foul line and missed a pair of free throws. After the second free throw, a referee mistakenly blew a whistle and players on both teams looked around in confusion. The Bulls thought they had called time out ...

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