Derrick Rose

Bulls point guard Derrick Rose goes in for a layup against the Cavaliers. (Jeff Haynes/Getty Images)

Westerlund: The Cavaliers Have A Derrick Rose Problem

Rose has scored 98 points in 116 minutes against Cleveland this year, preseason included.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2015

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

Westerlund: Scorer-Distributor Balance An Ongoing Focus For Derrick Rose

“I just tried to make the game simple,” Rose said after Tuesday’s win.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2015

Bulls point guard Derrick Rose, left, is congratulated by forward Taj Gibson after his game-winning shot to beat the Warriors on Tuesday night. (Getty Images)

Watch: Derrick Rose’s Game-Winning Jumper To Beat Warriors

It was a wild Tuesday night for Rose and the Bulls.

CBS Chicago–01/28/2015

Derrick Rose #1 of the Chicago Bulls shoots the game-winning basket over Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors in overtime at ORACLE Arena on January 27, 2015 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Rose’s Shot Lifts Bulls Over Warriors 113-111 In Overtime

One after another, teams trotted into rowdy Oracle Arena the past two months confident they could cool off the NBA’s hottest team on their home floor. It took 113 points, 53 minutes and one big shot from a former MVP to finally make it happen.

CBS Chicago–01/28/2015

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau, background, watches as Derrick Rose dribbles against Rajon Rondo. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/NBA)

Bulls Hold Off Mavericks 102-98

Derrick Rose scored 20 points, Jimmy Butler had 14 of his 20 in the second half and the Chicago Bulls beat the Dallas Mavericks 102-98 Friday night.


Bulls big men Pau Gasol, left, and Taj Gibson. (Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Westerlund: Bulls Rediscover Themselves

In a rout of the defending champions, Chicago reminded that its goals are still attainable.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2015

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

Report: Derrick Rose Cleared To Play Extended Minutes

Rose was roughly on a 32-minute limit before.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2015

Wizards point guard John Wall. (Getty Images)

Westerlund: Bulls Should Be Wary Of The Wizards

Washington’s personnel and scheme largely negate Chicago’s strengths.

CBS Chicago–01/14/2015

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

Derrick Rose Will Play Against Magic, Says Knee Is Fine

Rose didn’t undergo an MRI, as treatment for two days cleared up left knee soreness.

CBS Chicago–01/12/2015

Bulls guard Derrick Rose. (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

LeBron Has NBA’s Most Popular Jersey, While D-Rose’s No. 1 Is 5th

Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant and Kobe Bryant also are in the top five.

CBS Chicago–01/12/2015

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

Bernstein: Health Concerns Cloud Bulls’ Opportunity

The Bulls are set up to make a real run for the first time in the Thibodeau era, if they stay healthy.

670 The Score–01/11/2015

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

Derrick Rose Out Against Bucks As He Deals With Knee Soreness

“I’m always concerned,” Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau says.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2015

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. (Al Bello/Getty Images)

View: Bulls Visited The White House

The Bulls play the Wizards in D.C. tonight.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2015

Bulls center Pau Gasol, right. (Brock Williams-Smith/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pau Gasol Remains 2nd In East Frontcourt All-Star Voting

Gasol is in line to start the All-Star Game on Feb. 15 in New York City.

CBS Chicago–01/08/2015

Joakim Noah, left, and Derrick Rose. (Gary Dineen/NBAE/Getty Images)

McCaffrey: Bulls Need More From Rose, Noah

Tom Thibodeau’s advice? “Keep grinding away.”

CBS Chicago–01/08/2015

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

Westerlund: Derrick Rose’s Bumpy Road Continues

Offensively and defensively, Rose hasn’t consistently been engaged lately.

CBS Chicago–01/07/2015

Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews, left, and Bulls guard Jimmy Butler, right. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Bulls, Blackhawks Making Bears Hurt Less

It’s nice when Chicago teams live up to expectations and act professionally.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2015

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

Butler Back For Bulls, While Rose Is Probable With Bruised Hip

In an encouraging sign, Derrick Rose went through morning shootaround.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2015

Jimmy Butler, left, and Derrick Rose. (Gary Dineen/NBAE/Getty Images)

Rose-Butler Pick-And-Roll Becoming A Weapon For Bulls

“It puts enormous pressure on a defense,” Tom Thibodeau says.

CBS Chicago–01/02/2015

Bulls point guard Derrick Rose. (Getty Images)

Derrick Rose Finds His Shot In The 4th Quarter

Stuck in a slump, Rose scored 13 of his 17 points in the final eight minutes of Thursday’s win.

CBS Chicago–01/01/2015