Taj Gibson averaged a career-high 13.0 points this season.
Noah is a Defensive Player of the Year candidate, while Gibson is a Sixth Man candidate.
Taj Gibson says winning the Sixth Man of the Year award would be “a dream.”
During Game 4 of the Chicago Bulls’ matchup with the Atlanta Hawks, Derrick Rose saw one team playing harder, chasing down loose balls and scoring easy baskets. But there was one small problem.
The Chicago Bulls had their game faces on Friday morning at their shootaround in Atlanta.
NBA Commissioner David Stern was on hand for Game 2 of the Bulls-Hawks series to present Derrick Rose his MVP trophy in front of the Chicago crowd.
One has been an extension of the other all season, as they have worked and spoken in lock-step synchronization to lead the Bulls to the NBA’s best record and the second round of the playoffs.
Once again the Chicago Bulls struggled with a lesser seeded opponent. This time it was Atlanta Hawks, who came into the United Center and took Game 1 of the series.