Chicago Bulls

Derrick Rose goes to the basket against the Denver Nuggets. (Photo by Garrett Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets Beat Bulls 114-109

Ty Lawson scored 20 points, including a key jumper in the waning seconds, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Chicago Bulls 114-109 on Tuesday night for their fifth straight win.

11/25/2014

Derrick Rose. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images).

Derrick Rose Leaves Game With Hamstring Tightness

Rose logged just 9:52 of playing time Tuesday night.

CBS Chicago–11/25/2014

Bulls center Joakim Noah. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Bulls-Nuggets

Tip-off is schedule for 8 p.m. at the Pepsi Center.

CBS Chicago–11/25/2014

Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls stands on the court during a game against the Utah Jazz at EnergySolutions Arena on November 24, 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bulls Hang On To Beat Jazz, 97-95

Jimmy Butler scored 25 points and Pau Gasol added 23 points and nine rebounds.

CBS Chicago–11/24/2014

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Bulls-Jazz

Tip-off is set for 8 p.m. at EnergySolutions Arena.

CBS Chicago–11/24/2014

Derrick Rose, left, and Pau Gasol. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Rose Still Questionable, But Gasol Expected To Go Against Jazz

Derrick Rose is testing his strained hamstring in morning shootaround.

CBS Chicago–11/24/2014

Derrick Rose. (Rocky Widner/NBAE/Getty Images)

Wisch: Derrick Rose Is The Sum Of All Our Fears

Rose’s health struggles remind of some of Chicago’s greatest unfulfilled talent.

CBS Chicago–11/24/2014

Jimmy Butler #21 of the Chicago Bulls shoots against the Portland Trail Blazers.  (Photo by Cameron Browne/NBAE via Getty Images)

Blazers Rout Short-Handed Bulls, 105-87

Injuries and a scuffle overshadowed another strong effort by Portland’s Damian Lillard.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2014

Derrick Rose, left, and Pau Gasol. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Rose, Gasol, Hinrich Will All Sit Out Against Trail Blazers

Step right up, Aaron Brooks — you’re about to get big minutes.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2014

Bulls wing Jimmy Butler. (Rocky Widner/NBAE/Getty Images)

Preview: Bulls-Trail Blazers

Tip-off is set for 9:30 p.m. CT at the Moda Center.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2014

DeMarcus Cousins #15 of the Sacramento Kings goes up for a shot against the Chicago Bulls at Sleep Train Arena on November 20, 2014 in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Cousins, Gay Lead Kings Past Bulls, 103-88

DeMarcus Cousins had 22 points and 14 rebounds, and Rudy Gay scored 20 points.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2014

Derrick Rose, left, and Pau Gasol. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Derrick Rose, Pau Gasol Won’t Play Against Kings

This will mark the seventh time in 12 games that Rose sits out.

CBS Chicago–11/20/2014

Bulls wing Jimmy Butler drives to the hoop. (David Sherman/NBAE/Getty Images)

Preview: Bulls-Kings

Tip-off is set for 9:30 p.m. CT at Sleep Train Arena.

CBS Chicago–11/20/2014

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

Watch: Duncan, Rose Star In Foot Locker Ad Poking Fun At Their Personalities

That’s just Tim Duncan being Tim Duncan.

CBS Chicago–11/19/2014

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Bulls Have A New Look

A dangerous offense has added a new element to Tom Thibodeau’s squad.

CBS Chicago–11/18/2014

Joakim Noah of the Chicago Bulls shoots against the Los Angeles Clippers on November 17, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

No Rose, No Gasol, No Problem; Bulls Beat Clippers 105-89

Chicago improved to 8-3 with an impressive road win.

CBS Chicago–11/18/2014

Derrick Rose, foreground, and Joakim Noah, background. (Jordan Johnson/NBAE/Getty Images)

Derrick Rose Will Sit Out Against The Clippers

Rose is steal dealing with a strained hamstring.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2014

Chicago's Doug McDermott, left, Joakim Noah, center, and Kirk Hinrich celebrate during a season-opening win at New York on Wednesday night. (Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Preview: Bulls-Clippers

Tip-off is set for 9:30 p.m. CT at the Staples Center.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2014

Tom Thibodeau. (Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

McCaffrey: Thibodeau Has Work To Do As Bulls Lose At Home

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau has some work to do. He said so himself after a 99-90 loss at home Saturday night against a depleted Indiana team.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2014

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Westerlund: Bulls Take Confidence, Question Marks Out West

Here’s a secret lost in the early season drama: Chicago’s defense has been rather average.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2014

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