CHICAGO — “He’s a star.” That’s the word Joakim Noah has for Jimmy Butler, and it’s the only appropriate word for what he’s become. It’s safe to say we’re past the point of simply calling Butler a breakout player or a Most Improved Player candidate. Show More Summary
A perfect storm is brewing in the Windy City, where Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls are both forcing themselves back into the ranks of the NBA's elites. After having most of the past two seasons stripped from him by devastating knee injuries, Rose is starting to flash his old superstar form with regularity. Show More Summary
The Chicago Bulls looked to score a Christmas Day victory on Thursday when they took on the Los Angeles Lakers. Derrick Rose and the Bulls had found success all season, but Kobe Bryant and the Lakers were eager to prove they could still score a win in big games. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
"Old age" robbed the United Center faithful from witnessing Kobe Bryant's first game against Derrick Rose since the 2011 Christmas Day opener in Los Angeles began the shortened lockout season.
Jimmy Butler, Pau Gasol and Derrick Rose each scored over 20 points for Chicago in the victory. The Chicago Bulls are starting to find a groove. The Bulls had already racked up victories over Memphis, Toronto and Washington in the last week before hosting the Lakers on Christmas day at the United Center. Show More Summary
I know it’s early in the season, and I know that only the playoffs matter -- heck, only June matters -- but goodness, Derrick Rose looks like Derrick Rose.
Derrick Rose's critics may have to find something else to grouse about if ROse continues to play as well as he has recently. [ more › ]
After two career-altering knee injuries, Chicago Bulls' star point guard Derrick Rose has been forced to make a few adjustments to his game. Some of those changes have to be reverted, though. It's no secret that the former league MVP has looked like a different player this season. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — Derrick Rose is not one to gloat, but he could not contain himself after nailing a jumper Tuesday night that all but clinched the Bulls' stirring 99-91 victory over the Wizards.
DRose is as confident as ever right now. The post Derrick Rose: ‘There’s No Way You Can Take Me Out of the Game, No Matter What You Do’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Derrick Rose scored 15 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter to help the Bulls set a franchise-record for most points ever in a quarter. The Chicago Bulls scored 69 points when they were eliminated by the Washington Wizards in last year's postseason. Show More Summary
For anyone into Bulls symbolism, Monday night's 129-120 victory over the Raptors marked just the 23rd time Jimmy Butler and Derrick Rose played together this season.
Behind 29 points from Derrick Rose and 27 from Jimmy Butler, the Chicago Bulls defeated the Toronto Raptors, 129-120, Monday night to capture a third straight win. After trailing by six points entering the fourth quarter, the Bulls (18-9)...Show More Summary
Derrick Rose and Taj Gibson have returned to the Chicago Bulls lineup for their game against the Eastern Conference-leading Toronto Raptors on Monday night.
Derrick Rose and Taj Gibson both participated in Monday's morning shoot-around and are expected to return from separate two-game absences for the high-profile matchup against the Eastern Conference-leading Toronto Raptors.
Taj Gibson practiced fully Sunday and Derrick Rose partially and both players are expected to return for the Chicago Bulls before Monday's home game against the Toronto Raptors.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Derrick Rose never left Chicago, Taj Gibson hasn't done anything basketball-related since practicing Wednesday and Doug McDermott isn't running.
Derrick Rose will miss his second straight game to illness and 10th overall this season Friday in Memphis.
The Chicago Bulls didn’t need an ailing Derrick Rose against the visiting New York Knicks Thursday night, winning 103-97 behind a career-high 35 points from Jimmy Butler. Butler also handed […] The post Jimmy Butler Drops 35 Points on the Knicks (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
With each team missing its respective star, the Chicago Bulls defeated the New York Knicks Thursday night, 103-97. Carmelo Anthony headlined a long list of New York injuries with soreness in his left knee, while Derrick Rose (illness)...Show More Summary