Tom Thibodeau and Taj Gibson have different takes on Chicago’s defensive troubles.
Chicago’s defense has been largely average this season.
“I’m just happy people paid attention to it,” Derrick Rose says.
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Chicago has a good thing going with Pau Gasol’s strong play and Derrick Rose healthy.
KG was doing KG things on Sunday.
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.
A lot has happened since Dec. 9, 2013.
Chicago improved to 6-2 with the win.
Joakim Noah didn’t finish Saturday’s game because of a minutes restriction.
“It’s a little sore,” Rose says of his sprained ankles.
Rose is dealing with two ankle sprains.
Tom Thibodeau doesn’t want to be a fall guy in the Derrick Rose health saga, Joe Cowley explains.
“My body’s holding up well,” Pau Gasol says. “We’re winning. So far, so good.”
Jimmy Butler led the Bulls with 21 points, and Taj Gibson added 16.
Joakim Noah missed the morning shootaround with flu-like symptoms.
So much for the agreement forged between Tom Thibodeau and his bosses.
“The whole city, this is home for me,” Butler says.