A day after Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau expressed frustration over Derrick Rose's frequent absences from the court, the former MVP pulled himself from a game. Rose, scheduled to make $19 million this season, said he felt "tired." “Just tired on both ends of the floor,’’ the Chicago Sun Times quotes Rose. Show More Summary
Well, so much for getting out there and playing. Derrick Rose and head coach Tom Thibodeau decided to shut down the superstar Bulls point guard in the second half of […] The post Derrick Rose Held Out of Second Half Due to Hamstring appeared first on SLAMonline.
Believe it or not, Tom Thibodeau can coach offense. The Chicago Bulls’ scoring, last year, might have had you believing otherwise, as it ranked dead last in the league. But the Bulls still competed at a high level, fighting to a 48-34 victory and a playoff berth behind their terrific defense, which was just as good as their scoring was bad. Show More Summary
Following a four-game absence due to a lingering left hamstring injury, Derrick Rose re-joined his Chicago Bulls teammates on the court in Utah for a 97-95 win against the Jazz. […] The post Tom Thibodeau Says Derrick Rose Has ‘Got to Get Out There and Play’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
That's different than saying Thibodeau is frustrated with Rose himself, though. Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose returned to the lineup against the Utah Jazz on Monday night after missing the last four games with a strained hamstring....Show More Summary
Chicago Bulls rookies Nikola Mirotic and Doug McDermott have shown over the past few weeks that they deserve to be part of the rotation. Head coach Tom Thibodeau has shown that rookies can play in his team. Granted these two are theShow More Summary
TUALATIN, Ore. -- Speaking before Sunday's practice at the Portland Trail Blazers' practice facility, Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau said Taj Gibson got sent home to Chicago to be examined by team doctors.
Chicago Bulls shooting guard Kirk Hinrich left Thursday's game against the Sacramento Kings with a chest injury. Nick Friedell of ESPN Chicago passed along the latest on Hinrich and more from coach Tom Thibodeau: Hinrich, 33, has started eight games this season and is currently averaging 9.4 points and 3.5 rebounds per game. Show More Summary
The days of the one-dimensional Chicago Bulls are over. With the annual November circus road trip underway, Tom Thibodeau 's club looks nothing like the thin, offensively punchless crew it was at the end of last season. The Bulls rank eighth in offensive efficiency this year, worlds better than their No. Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES -- Speaking to reporters before Wednesday's practice at the Clippers' practice facility, Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau said Derrick Rose would participate and Pau Gasol would not.
Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau said Thursday it's unfair to criticize guard Derrick Rose's plan to manage his injury-ravaged body, promising that the former MVP "is going to be special again" as he returns from two serious knee surgeries...
CHICAGO—For the first time this season, the Chicago Bulls are thinking more about Derrick Rose's production than his health. The first seven games of the season were an endless round of musical chairs for Tom Thibodeau with key players in and out of the lineup every night. Show More Summary
Saturday night's marquee backcourt matchup featuring the Bulls' Derrick Rose and the Celtics' Rajon Rondo at the packed United Center was postponed because of medical concerns.
Few teams have a reserve unit that resembles the depth and talent of the Chicago Bulls bench, but has head coach Tom Thibodeau effectively used that cohort? Some early-season personnel hiccups have compelled the fifth-year strategist to be a little more reliant on his second string than expected. Show More Summary
Head coach Tom Thibodeau has worked some backup point guard magic during his tenure in Chicago, and now one of those old ball-handlers may want back in. From D.J. Augustin to Nate Robinson to Aaron Brooks, the Bulls' backups have impressed in recent years. Show More Summary
Although they haven't played much basketball yet, the Chicago Bulls have shown us a few interesting things thus far. Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau proved it's possible to get a technical foul when your team's up by 24 points in the fourth quarter. Show More Summary
It's a big game if Tom Thibodeau is offering big-picture perspective.
The rebuilt Chicago Bulls bench is going to challenge head coach Tom Thibodeau to examine the principles that have defined him and his team over the past few years. And he should be positively ecstatic about that. Heavy Minutes, NewShow More Summary
It’s hard to know who to believe when it comes to Jimmy Butler’s sprained left thumb – Butler, his head coach Tom Thibodeau, or the Chicago Bulls’ PR staff. Butler […] The post Jimmy Butler Out With Left Thumb Injury appeared first on SLAMonline.