C.J. Watson

Derrick Rose controls the ball against C.J. Watson of the Indiana Pacers. (Credit: Ron Hoskins, Getty)

Rose Held To 3 Points In 2nd Half As Bulls Lose To Pacers 97-80

Luol Deng and Derrick Rose scored 17 points each to lead Chicago (1-3). Rose scored only three points in the second half.


C.J. Watson. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Watson: Williams, Not Rose, Is NBA’s Best Point Guard

C.J. Watson, Derrick Rose’s former back up, said today that Deron Williams was the NBA’s best point guard.

670 The Score–07/24/2012

C.J. Watson. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Bulls’ Watson Has Surgery On Both Feet

Bulls guard C.J. Watson played hurt for most of the season so it doesn’t really come as surprise that he already had surgery.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2012

Derrick Rose lays on the floor after suffering a torn ACL.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Why Rose, Cutler Injuries Might Lead To Championships

The Bulls had no chance of winning the NBA Finals once Derrick Rose’s ACL snapped in half, just like the Bears had no chance of winning the Super Bowl when Jay Cutler’s thumb broke.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2012

Derrick Rose. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Zuba: Welcome To Your New Reality, Bulls Fans

If a picture is worth one thousand words, then this was worth one million.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2012

Philadelphia 76ers forward Elton Brand dunks the ball over Chicago Bulls forwards Carlos Boozer and Luol Deng in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals at the United Center on May 1, 2012.(Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Without Rose, Bulls Fall To 76ers 109-92

Jrue Holiday scored 26 points, Lou Williams added 20 and the Philadelphia 76ers beat Chicago 109-92 on Tuesday night to even their first-round series in the Bulls’ first game since Derrick Rose’s season-ending knee injury.


Tom Thibodeau

Bernstein: Why, Thibs?

The Bulls led the hapless Sixers by 12 points with 74 seconds left, and Derrick Rose was still on the floor, working his way back into shape after his latest injury in a season marred by games missed due to a torn groin, sprained toe, swollen ankles, back spasms and other maladies both forgotten and unknown

CBS Chicago–04/28/2012

Derrick Rose. (Photo by Steve Yeater/NBAE via Getty Images)

Reggie Miller: Lucas, Watson Better Shooters Than Rose

During last night’s Bulls-Heat game, TNT analyst Reggie Miller had some interesting insight on the Bulls point guard situation.

670 The Score–04/20/2012

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.


Carlos Boozer #5 of the Chicago Bulls tries to get off a shot between Wilson Chandler #21 and Kenneth Faried #35 of the Denver Nuggets at the United Center on March 26, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. The Nuggets defeated the Bulls 108-91. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Lawson Leads Nuggets Over Bulls 108-91

Ty Lawson tied a season high with 27 points, Arron Afflalo added 22 and the Denver Nuggets shot 50 percent Monday night to beat the Chicago Bulls 108-91.


Luol Deng #9 of the Chicago Bulls drives against Linas Kleiza #11 of the Toronto Raptors on March 21, 2012 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Photo by Ron Turenne/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lucas Spurs Rally As Bulls Beat Raptors 94-82

John Lucas scored all 13 of his points in the fourth quarter, Luol Deng had 17 points and 10 rebounds, and the Chicago Bulls rallied to beat the Toronto Raptors 94-82 on Wednesday night.


Richard Hamilton clutches his shoulder after injuring against the Pacers. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hamilton, Watson Out Against Bucks

Richard Hamilton and C.J. Watson will not play Wednesday night against the Bucks, head coach Tom Thibodeau said.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2012

Richard Hamilton clutches his shoulder after injuring against the Pacers. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Richard Hamilton Suffers Another Injury

Richard Hamilton has played in just 17 games this season, but was on a streak of four games played in a row before suffering another injury Monday night.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2012

Pau Gasol. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Sheridan: Boozer For Gasol Makes Sense

After receiving criticism for reporting that Derrick Rose was campaigning for the Bulls to trade for Pau Gasol, Chris Sheridan of SheridanHoops.com stood by his report.

670 The Score–02/22/2012

Rajon Rondo of the Boston Celtics. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rondo’s Triple-Double Carries Celtics Over Bulls

Rajon Rondo recorded a triple-double with 32 points, 15 assists and 10 rebounds to lead the Boston Celtics to a 95-91 win Sunday over the Chicago Bulls, who were without star guard Derrick Rose.


Andre Iguodala #9 of the Philadelphia 76ers dunks over Carlos Boozer #5 and Joakim Noah #13 of the Chicago Bulls on February 1, 2012 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Iguodala Leads 76ers Past Bulls 98-82

Andre Iguodala helped the Philadelphia 76ers stamp themselves as a rising threat in the East, scoring 19 points and grabbing nine rebounds in a 98-82 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday night.


Joakim Noah #13 of the Chicago Bulls has a shot blocked by Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat during a game  at American Airlines Arena on January 29, 2012 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

James, Heat Escape With 97-93 Win Over Bulls

LeBron James scored 35 points, while reigning NBA MVP Derrick Rose wasted two chances in the final 23 seconds and the Miami Heat escaped with a 97-93 win Sunday over the Chicago Bulls.


Derrick Rose and Luol Deng

Johnson: Injuries No Problems For Bulls Thus Far

In a shortened NBA season, injuries are bound to happen.

670 The Score–01/24/2012

Carlos Boozer #5 of the Chicago Bulls drives on Marcin Gortat #4 of the Phoenix Suns during an NBA game on April 5, 2011 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Boozer Leads Bulls In 118-97 Win Over Suns

Carlos Boozer scored 26 of his season-high 31 points in the first half, leading the short-handed Chicago Bulls to a 118-97 win over the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday night.


Rudy Gay #22 of the Memphis Grizzlies dunks against John Lucas III #15 of the Chicago Bulls on January 16, 2012 at FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee. (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Without Rose, Bulls Fall To Grizzlies 102-86

Rudy Gay scored 24 points and Mike Conley added 20 points and eight assists Monday, leading the Memphis Grizzlies past Chicago 102-86 and ending the Bulls’ five-game winning streak.