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Time for Bulls to consider resting players for next season

With minuscule playoff hopes, would it be smarter for the Bulls to rest Jimmy Butler, Derrick Rose, and Taj Gibson for the rest of the season? Technically, the Chicago Bulls are not yet mathematically eliminated from the playoffs being 2.5 games behind the Detroit Pistons for the 8th and final Eastern Conference playoff spot and 3.0 games back of the Indiana Pacers. But with only four games left on the sche ...

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The value of Jimmy Butler transcends any trade

Will the Bulls explore the option of trading Jimmy Butler this offseason? It’s hard to say exactly where the root of Jimmy Butler trade rumors is. Have they sprung up from typical media speculation, or is it actually connected to potential plans from the Bulls front office? Either way, as obvious as it sounds, it bears repeating: trading Jimmy Butler would be an unconscionable mistake for the Bulls to make. ...

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Derrick Rose on Jimmy Butler: “He’s the most talented guy I’ve played with”

Much has been said about the relationship between Chicago Bulls guards Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler. Every time the Bulls struggle, it's brought up in conversation. Now it was brought up again in a recent interview with ESPN. Rose sat down with ESPN's Bulls beat writer Nick Friedell to answer some questions about his play this season and the relationship with Butler was brought up. Rose complimented Butler ...

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Derrick Rose shows vintage self in Bulls win over Bucks

The Chicago Bulls have won five-straight games and jumped right back into second place in the NBA's Eastern Conference. With point guard Derrick Rose out for the past three games, shooting guard Jimmy Butler has taken over. That was the same story on Tuesday, but this time Butler had some help from Rose who scored 16 points on the night. Rose showed no signs of slowing down despite his injury and attacked t ...

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Derrick Rose to have MRI on hamstring

The frustrations for Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose just continue. After Rose sat out his third-straight game with a hamstring injury, he will now have an MRI on Monday according to the Chicago Tribune's K.C. Johnson. Rose hasn't played since the Bulls win over the Toronto Raptors on Dec. 28. He finished with 20 points that game, marking his second-straight 20-plus point performance. https://twitter ...

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Chicago Bulls finish with three players scoring at least 30 points vs. Detroit

The Chicago Bulls just lost a thrilling four overtime game at the United Center to the Detroit Pistons on Friday but they did something they haven't done since the "Jordan years" in Chicago. Jimmy Butler, Pau Gasol and Derrick Rose all finished with at least 30 points in the game, marking it the first time a trio of Bulls teammates have done that since 1996. In that year Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen and T ...

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Derrick Rose sends message to doubters

Derrick Rose has struggled this season and it has been pretty obvious. Dealing with an eye injury, Rose can pretty much see in just his right eye which might be the reason for his struggles. The former MVP is averaging just 13.3 points and 6.1 assists per game. His percentages are even worse at 34.3 from the field and just 18.8 percent from behind the three-point line. But Rose isn't making excuses and sent ...

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Chicago Bulls at their best when Derrick Rose attacks the basket

After a rough 5-3 start to the season, people were ready to give up on Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls as a team. ESPN writer Brian Windhorst, who seems to gladly criticize anyone in the NBA not named LeBron James, went as far as to say "the break up between Rose and the Bulls has begun." Not so fast. The start to this young season has not gone as smooth as expected but Chicago is far from finished. Ther ...

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Derrick Rose wears shirt with son PJ’s face on it after win over Thunder

Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose gave us flashes of his MVP-self during the fourth quarter of the Bulls win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday. Rose scored 12 points in the quarter and the team's final 10 points of the game. After the game, Rose gave everyone a laughable moment when he wore a t-shirt with his son PJ's face on it. The image is of PJ's classic face during a press conference last ...

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Report: Derrick Rose’s days in Chicago are ‘numbered’

Is the Derrick Rose era in Chicago coming to an end? One NBA reporter is insisting that the relationship between the Chicago Bulls and the point guard is beginning to end, leaving some concerns about Rose's future. ESPN's Brian Windhorst reported today that "the breakup with the Bulls has begun," signalling the potential end Rose's time in Chicago. Rose's camp and Bulls management have seemed to have a rift ...

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