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Derrick Rose drives against the Atlanta Hawks.  (Photo by Jeff Haynes/NBAE via Getty Images)

Brooks Leads Rally, As Bulls Beat Hawks, 91-85

Aaron Brooks scored 23 points.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2015

Bulls forward Taj Gibson. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Hawks-Bulls

Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. at the United Center.


Bulls guard Derrick Rose, left. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Derrick Rose Situation Somehow Feels Positive

There’s no longer the funereal feel of Tuesday night. There’s hope.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2015

Derrick Rose #1 of the Chicago Bulls guards Thabo Sefolosha #25 of the Atlanta Hawks during the NBA game on January 17, 2015 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Randy Belice/NBAE via Getty Images)

Atlanta Hawks Continue Winning As Bulls Slide Persists

Kyle Korver made a season-high seven 3-pointers on his way to 24 points.

CBS Chicago–01/17/2015

Kyle Korver of the Atlanta Hawks grabs a rebound against Pau Gasol of the Chicago Bulls at Philips Arena on December 15, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Hawks Snap Bulls’ Winning Streak With 93-86 Victory

Jimmy Butler led Chicago with 22 points.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2014

Bulls point guard Derrick Rose. (Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Preview: Bulls-Hawks

Tip-off is set for 6:30 p.m. CT at Philips Arena.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2014

Bulls wing Jimmy Butler smiles as his teammates celebrate after he hit a buzzer-beating 3-pointer for an 85-84 win against the Hawks on Thursday at the United Center.  (Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Westerlund: Comeback Doesn’t Cover Up Bulls’ Lingering Challenge

Jimmy Butler’s been great, but Chicago’s second five has struggled mightily.

CBS Chicago–10/16/2014

LeBron James. (Getty Images)

5 Teams To Watch In NBA Free Agency

After all the anticipation and speculation, free agency starts Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2014

Paul George. (Getty Images)

After Getting Heckled By Fan At Home, Paul George Reportedly Had His House Robbed

More than $15,000 of goods was taken, according to a report.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2014

D.J. Augustin drives against DeMarre Carroll  of the Atlanta Hawks. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Augustin Leads Bulls Past Slumping Hawks 105-92

D.J. Augustin scored 23 points and the Chicago Bulls held off slumping Atlanta for a 105-92 victory Wednesday night, bumping the Hawks out of the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference with two weeks left in the season.


Taj Gibson catches a pass against Louis Williams  and Cartier Martin of the Atlanta Hawks. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Dunleavy Has 22, Bulls Hold Off Hawks, 107-103

Mike Dunleavy scored 22 points, Joakim Noah had 20 points and 12 rebounds and the Chicago Bulls held off the Atlanta Hawks 107-103 on Tuesday night.


Mike Scott of the Atlanta Hawks battles for a rebound with Taj Gibson. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel, Getty)

Noah Has Triple-Double In Bulls’ Win Over Hawks

Joakim Noah scored 19 points as part of a triple-double, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Atlanta Hawks 100-85 on Tuesday night.


Mookie Blaylock. (Credit: Barry Gossage /NBAE/Getty Images )

Mookie Blaylock Facing Charges In Fatal Crash

Former NBA star Mookie Blaylock was charged with driving on a suspended license and failing to stay in his lane in a head-on crash that killed a woman, police said Sunday.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2013

Lovie Smith. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Silverman: Lovie’s A Top 10 Coach, But Not Elite

Here’s a look at our Top 10 going into the 2012 season with the key attributes of each man.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2012

Boston Celtics forward Paul Pierce shoots against the Atlanta Hawks in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 1, 2012 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Celtics Even Series Against Hawks With 87-80 Win

Paul Pierce battled through another tough shooting night to score 36 points and the Boston Celtics wiped out Atlanta’s 11-point lead in the second half even without Rajon Rondo, stunning the Hawks 87-80 on Tuesday in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference playoffs.


Carlos Boozer #5 of the Chicago Bulls drives against Josh Smith #5 of the Atlanta Hawks during the game between the Atlanta Hawks and the Chicago Bulls on March 28, 2012 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Deng’s 3-Pointers Lead Bulls Past Hawks 98-77

Luol Deng scored 22 points and led a flurry of 3-pointers as the NBA-leading Chicago Bulls won another game on the road, blowing out the Atlanta Hawks 98-77 on Wednesday night.


Richard Hamilton participates in warm-ups before a preseason game against the Indiana Pacers. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: Hamilton ‘Very Close’ To Return

​Richard Hamilton hasn’t played since March 5, but he may be returning to the Bulls’ lineup soon.

670 The Score–03/28/2012

Derrick Rose. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Derrick Rose’s Back Looks Good, But Is It?

After missing five games with a back injury, Rose returned for Monday’s matinee and looked like his normal ridiculous self as the Bulls beat the Atlanta Hawks 90-79.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2012

Zaza Pachulia #27 of the Atlanta Hawks goes to the basket against Luol Deng #9 of the Chicago Bulls during the game between the Chicago Bulls and the Atlanta Hawkson January 7, 2012 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hawks Snap Bulls’ Winning Streak With 109-94 Victory

Josh Smith scored 25 points, Joe Johnson and Vladimir Radmanovic each added 17 and the Atlanta Hawks beat Chicago 109-94 Saturday night to snap the Bulls’ six-game winning streak.