Bernstein: Health Concerns Cloud Bulls' OpportunityThe Bulls are set up to make a real run for the first time in the Thibodeau era, if they stay healthy.
Bernstein: Rose Has Work To DoDelaying a phase of rehab does not obviate it. In some ways, putting off the inevitable only increases some uncertainties.
Bernstein: Derrick Rose Not Doing His JobWhy is Derrick Rose refusing to continue his rehabilitation, per instruction from the team doctor?
Bernstein: Did Rose Get A Second Opinion?The whole team-doctor arrangement is awkward to begin with.
Bernstein: Rose Missing This Year Is OKNobody wins if a rushed rehabilitation brings complications and unforeseen risks – not the franchise, not Rose, not even all-powerful Adidas and the glitzy commercial serial they are filming along the way.
Rose To Return In 8-12 Months After Successful Knee SurgeryDerrick Rose’s knee surgery was deemed a success by Dr. Brian Cole, who performed the surgery and believes the Bulls point guard will return in 8-12 months.
Bulls To Pick Up Thibodeau's Option, Resume Extension Talks SoonGeneral manager Gar Forman said Tuesday that Thibodeau’s option will be picked up and they will resume talks about a longterm extension soon.