DeMarcus Cousins had 22 points and 14 rebounds, and Rudy Gay scored 20 points.
This will mark the seventh time in 12 games that Rose sits out.
That’s just Tim Duncan being Tim Duncan.
A dangerous offense has added a new element to Tom Thibodeau’s squad.
Chicago improved to 8-3 with an impressive road win.
Rose is steal dealing with a strained hamstring.
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.
Rose is “a lot better,” but the Bulls are being cautious.
Rose suffered the injury late in Thursday’s win at Toronto.
“We got the best life in the world,” Charles Barkley says of basketball players.
Derrick Rose stumbled on a drive to the basket late in the fourth and was replaced with 1:53 left, taking a seat at the end of the bench.
Rose got injured with just more than two minutes left Thursday and didn’t return.
“Derrick’s fully committed,” Mike Dunleavy says.
Those around Derrick Rose too often control his message, David Schuster writes.
Rose is still fighting to overcome an upbringing that valued the future over any current moment.
“When I sit out, it’s not because of this year,” Rose says. “I’m thinking about long term.”
Was Monday a glimpse of the new Rose?
Chicago improved to 6-2 with the win.
Joakim Noah didn’t finish Saturday’s game because of a minutes restriction.
Rose is dealing with two sprained ankles.