As Derrick Rose goes, so go the Chicago Bulls. Tonight's game against the New Jersey Nets was not their best offensive performance, but the defense was outstanding as the Bulls beat the Nets 84-73 to extend their overall win streak to eight straight. It also marked their fifth straight win by double digits, the longest such streak since the Jordan era.
The win put the Bulls back on top of the Eastern Conference by half a game behind the Boston Celtics.
Derrick Rose was back in the lineup tonight as the Chicago Bulls and their ex-Jazz players outplayed the New Jersey Nets and their ex-Jazz players in a game that ceased to have meaningful minutes somewhere in the first quarter. Rip ... Read Post
Chicago Bulls star point guard Derrick Rose left tonight's game against the New Jersey Nets with back spasms and won't return, according to Chicago Tribune's K.C Johnson. Rose hobbled into the locker room with less than three minute... Read Post
It's a common belief that the Chicago Bulls will only go as far as Derrick Rose takes them. Joakim Noah has a similar effect. Coming off a career year in 2013-14, Noah also won the league's Defensive Player of the Year award and had... Read Post