MVP Award

Derrick Rose

Rose ‘Has Not Played To His Level’

Derrick Rose was named the youngest MVP in league history after averaging 25 points per game in the regular season. He’s further proved he deserves the award by averaging 27.6 points per game in the postseason.

670 The Score–05/23/2011

Dwyane Wade and Derrick Rose

Thompson: Bulls vs. Heat – Position Breakdown

The Bulls-Heat Eastern Conference Finals schedule is set. Here’s how I see the positional advantages and breakdowns for the series.

670 The Score–05/15/2011

Derrick Rose and LeBron James

Heat Will Take Turns Trying To Guard The League’s MVP

LeBron James will take some turns guarding Derrick Rose in the Eastern Conference finals. So will Dwyane Wade. Mike Bibby, Mario Chalmers and even Chris Bosh in some moments, too.

CBS Chicago–05/14/2011

Chris Bosh and Derrick Rose

Bulls To Face Toughest Test With Heat

Derrick Rose saw the talent, saw the attitude and saw no reason why this couldn’t be a special season for the Chicago Bulls.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2011

LeBron James and Derrick Rose

Rose Earns All-NBA First Team Honors

Just over a week ago, Derrick Rose was named the youngest Most Valuable Player in the history for the NBA. On Thursday, the league announced that he has also been named to the All-NBA First Team.

CBS Chicago–05/12/2011

Derrick Rose

Rose Leads Bulls Past Hawks In Game 5

Derrick Rose scored 33 points to lead the Chicago Bulls past the Atlanta Hawks in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinal series.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2011

Joakim Noah

Bulls vs Hawks: Keys To Game 3

The Chicago Bulls and the Atlanta Hawks wrapped up the first two games of their Eastern Conference semifinal matchup with a 1-1 split. Now the series shifts to Atlanta, with the Hawks headed home with some confidence.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2011

Chicago Bulls

Did The Bulls Play ‘Above Their Heads’ In The Regular Season?

The Chicago Bulls were one of the most dominant teams during the regular season, posting 62 wins and the best record in the entire NBA.

670 The Score–05/05/2011

Derrick Rose and Jeff Teague

Ankle Has Taken Rose ‘From MVP To Just A Real Good Player’

In the Chicago Bulls’ seven playoffs games this season, Derrick Rose has rolled his ankle twice. He’s been good in the playoffs so far, averaging 26.7 points per game, but he hasn’t been his usual self since the injury.

670 The Score–05/05/2011

LeBron James and Derrick Rose

Does Miami Underestimate The Bulls?

The Chicago Bulls ended the regular season with 62 wins, the top seed in the Eastern Conference and the best record in the NBA. But they haven’t looked like that same team through their first seven playoff games.

670 The Score–05/05/2011

Derrick Rose

Series Shifts To Atlanta, Bulls Need To Establish Tempo

The Chicago Bulls’ 86-73 Game 2 win over the Atlanta Hawks wasn’t the prettiest Chicago has had this season, but it’s a win nonetheless.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2011

Joakim Noah

Bulls Beat Hawks 86-73, Series Tied 1-1

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.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2011

Derrick Rose and Tom Thibodeau

Thibodeau: Rose Will Only Get ‘Better And Better’

Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau has a unique perspective of Derrick Rose that few people in the league have. Thibodeau has both coached the league’s MVP and also coached against him.

670 The Score–05/03/2011

Derrick Rose

Rose: Winning MVP ‘Makes Me Want To Work Harder’

Back in September, Derrick Rose asked a simple question: “why can’t I be the MVP of the league?” On Tuesday, the Bulls third-year point guard officially became the youngest Most Valuable Player in the NBA’s history.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2011

Derrick Rose

Bulls Need To Find Their ‘Edge’

It was bad enough that the Chicago Bulls dropped Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal matchup against the Atlanta Hawks. But to make matters worse, the Bulls, once again, struggled with a lesser opponent.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2011

Atlanta Hawks vs Chicago Bulls - Game One

Bulls Lose To Hawks 103-95 In Game 1

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.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2011

Derrick Rose

Schuster: Derrick Rose Named NBA MVP

In just his third season in the NBA, Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose, according to sources, will be named the league’s Most Valuable Player.

670 The Score–05/02/2011

Derrick Rose

Bulls vs Hawks: Keys To Game 1

After eliminating the Indiana Pacers in five games, the Chicago Bulls now take on their second round opponent, the Atlanta Hawks, in the Eastern Conference Semifinals.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2011

Derrick Rose

Despite Reports, Rose Hasn’t Been Named MVP Yet

Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose insists the NBA has not informed him he has won the MVP, regardless of what teammate C.J. Watson has said on Twitter.


Chicago Bulls

Bulls Cruise Past Pacers, Advance To Second Round

The Bulls last night showed everyone why they had the best regular-season record in the NBA, as they dispatched the pesky Indiana Pacers in a dominating Game Five.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2011