DeMarcus Cousins had 22 points and 14 rebounds, and Rudy Gay scored 20 points.
This will mark the seventh time in 12 games that Rose sits out.
Tip-off is set for 9:30 p.m. CT at Sleep Train Arena.
With the NBA season right around the corner, let’s break down which five teams are the worst.
Kings center DeMarcus Cousins had 25 points and 16 rebounds to help Sacramento snap a seven-game losing streak by defeating the Chicago Bulls 99-70 on Monday night.
The larger-than-life figure that teased and tormented the Sacramento Kings for so long is now the biggest name to join the franchise’s new ownership group.
Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau was standing next to his team’s bench late in the fourth quarter, hands in his pockets and a grimace on his face. The pained expression and the negative body language were the result of another Bulls loss, this one in embarrassing fashion.
The Chicago Bulls beat the Sacramento Kings 93-87.
With Derrick Rose out for the majority of the coming season, it seems fitting the Bulls will kick off the season on Halloween.
Luol Deng came through with 23 points and a career-high 11 assists, and the Chicago Bulls escaped with a 121-115 victory over the Sacramento Kings after watching a 19-point, fourth-quarter lead dwindle to two.
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Derrick Rose and Kyle Korver scored 18 points apiece as the Chicago Bulls routed the Sacramento Kings 132-92 on Monday night.
The Bulls made a fourth quarter push to overcome the Sacramento Kings, holding them to just nine points during the fourth. Derrick Rose’s 30 points helped give Chicago their victory Saturday night.