Joakim Noah

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Thibodeau On Defensive ‘Trust’ Issues: ‘Garbage’

Tom Thibodeau and Taj Gibson have different takes on Chicago’s defensive troubles.

CBS Chicago–12/10/2014

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Westerlund: Are Stretch Fours The Bulls’ Defensive Kryptonite?

Chicago’s defense has been largely average this season.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2014

Derrick Rose. (Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rose: Kids Were My Inspiration For Wearing ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Shirt

“I’m just happy people paid attention to it,” Derrick Rose says.

CBS Chicago–12/08/2014

Photo Credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Chicago’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: December 8th – 14th

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in Chicago, week of December 8th-14th.

12/08/2014

Bulls guard Derrick Rose, left, and big man Pau Gasol. (Gary Dineen/NBAE/ Getty Images)

Westerlund: Bulls See The Light In A Tough Loss

Chicago has a good thing going with Pau Gasol’s strong play and Derrick Rose healthy.

CBS Chicago–12/02/2014

Chicago's Joakim Noah, left, and Brooklyn's Kevin Garnett. (Al Bello/Getty Images)

Watch: Kevin Garnett Tries To Bite Joakim Noah

KG was doing KG things on Sunday.

12/01/2014

DeMarcus Cousins #15 of the Sacramento Kings goes up for a shot against the Chicago Bulls at Sleep Train Arena on November 20, 2014 in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Cousins, Gay Lead Kings Past Bulls, 103-88

DeMarcus Cousins had 22 points and 14 rebounds, and Rudy Gay scored 20 points.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2014

Joakim Noah of the Chicago Bulls shoots against the Los Angeles Clippers on November 17, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

No Rose, No Gasol, No Problem; Bulls Beat Clippers 105-89

Chicago improved to 8-3 with an impressive road win.

CBS Chicago–11/18/2014

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Westerlund: Bulls Take Confidence, Question Marks Out West

Here’s a secret lost in the early season drama: Chicago’s defense has been rather average.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2014

Jay Cutler. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Since The Bears Last Won At Soldier Field …

A lot has happened since Dec. 9, 2013.

CBS Chicago–11/12/2014

Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls handles the ball against the Detroit Pistons on November 10, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rose Returns, Scores 24 Points As Bulls Beat Pistons 102-91

Chicago improved to 6-2 with the win.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2014

Bulls big man Joakim Noah passes on a drive to the hoop in a loss to the Celtics on Saturday. (Randy Belice/NBAE/Getty Images)

Westerlund: Bulls’ Closing Lineup Carousel Keeps Spinning

Joakim Noah didn’t finish Saturday’s game because of a minutes restriction.

CBS Chicago–11/08/2014

Derrick Rose. (Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Derrick Rose Unlikely To Play Tonight At Philadelphia

“It’s a little sore,” Rose says of his sprained ankles.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2014

Derrick Rose. (Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Derrick Rose Is Questionable To Play Against Bucks

Rose is dealing with two ankle sprains.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2014

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau, left, and guard Derrick Rose. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cowley: Thibodeau Out Of Rose’s Health Equation

Tom Thibodeau doesn’t want to be a fall guy in the Derrick Rose health saga, Joe Cowley explains.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2014

Bulls big man Pau Gasol, right. Gary Dineen/NBAE/Getty Images)

Westerlund: Gasol Answers The Bell In Big Minutes

“My body’s holding up well,” Pau Gasol says. “We’re winning. So far, so good.”

CBS Chicago–11/04/2014

Taj Gibson of the Chicago Bulls handles the ball against the Orlando Magic on November 4, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bulls Surge Past Magic Despite Rose, Noah Sitting Out

Jimmy Butler led the Bulls with 21 points, and Taj Gibson added 16.

11/04/2014

Derrick Rose. (Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Derrick Rose Expected To Play Tonight

Joakim Noah missed the morning shootaround with flu-like symptoms.

CBS Chicago–11/04/2014

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Thibodeau Already Pushing Too Hard

So much for the agreement forged between Tom Thibodeau and his bosses.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2014

Bulls swingman Jimmy Butler. (Getty Images)

Westerlund: Jimmy Butler Bets On Himself

“The whole city, this is home for me,” Butler says.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2014

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