DeMarcus Cousins had 22 points and 14 rebounds, and Rudy Gay scored 20 points.
Chicago improved to 8-3 with an impressive road win.
Here’s a secret lost in the early season drama: Chicago’s defense has been rather average.
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 ankle sprains.
So much for the agreement forged between Tom Thibodeau and his bosses.
With Bulls starting guard Jimmy Butler still on the shelf last night due to injury, head coach Tom Thibodeau turned to an unlikely player for some help against LeBron James and the Cavaliers. That player: second-year guard Tony Snell.
“The whole city, this is home for me,” Butler says.
The Bulls wanted a “hometown discount,” Butler’s agent said.
The deadline for an extension for Jimmy Butler is by 11 p.m. tonight.
Tonight’s Bulls-Cavs game involves a ton talent, but it will not be indicative of either team’s season.
The deadline for an extension is Friday night.
Butler has sprained ligaments in his left thumb.
As the Bulls ready to face Carmelo Anthony, they may be without their top perimeter defender.
Bulls over the Spurs in the NBA Finals? You heard it from David Schuster first.
Chicago is widely considered the best defensive team in the NBA in a league survey.
Butler won’t practice the rest of this week, and his status for the season opener is unclear.
Kirk Hinrich scored 26 points on 11-of-14 shooting and the Chicago Bulls beat the Charlotte Hornets 101-96 in an exhibition game Sunday night. Pau Gasol added 15 points and 10 rebounds to help the Bulls (4-2) win their fourth straight game.
“I like to be on the floor when the game is on the line,” Gasol says.