Dr. Brian Cole

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

Derrick Rose. (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bernstein: Rose Has Work To Do

Delaying a phase of rehab does not obviate it. In some ways, putting off the inevitable only increases some uncertainties.

670 The Score–10/14/2013

Derrick Rose. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Derrick Rose Not Doing His Job

Why is Derrick Rose refusing to continue his rehabilitation, per instruction from the team doctor?

CBS Chicago–04/07/2013

Derrick Rose. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Did Rose Get A Second Opinion?

The whole team-doctor arrangement is awkward to begin with.

670 The Score–03/10/2013

Derrick Rose. (Photo by Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bernstein: Rose Missing This Year Is OK

Nobody 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.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2013

Derrick Rose.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rose To Return In 8-12 Months After Successful Knee Surgery

Derrick 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 coach Tom Thibodeau and general manager Gar Forman. (Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bulls To Pick Up Thibodeau’s Option, Resume Extension Talks Soon

General manager Gar Forman said Tuesday that Thibodeau’s option will be picked up and they will resume talks about a longterm extension soon.