Derrick Rose and the Bulls Dominate in the Dirty South

The Chicago Bulls went into Atlanta and smoked the Hawks, 114-81, on Tuesday night.

Derrick Rose and company got vengeance for their March 2nd loss, in which the led by 19 points before blowing the lead and the game to Al Horford and the Hawks.

For the second night in a row, the Bulls routed their opponent.

Derrick Rose had 30 points and 10 assists in three quarters.  He had a career-high six three-point field goals made.

Luol Deng added 27 points on 10-of-15 shooting.

Again, the Bulls badly out-rebounded their opponent.  This time it was against a solid rebounding team in the form of the Hawks by a 40-26 margin.

The Chicago Bulls now hold a half game lead over the Boston Celtics, and now hold the best point differential in the NBA this season (+7.4).  They have a much deserved two days of rest before their next game on Friday when

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