Tom Thibodeau

Jimmy Butler, left, and Derrick Rose. (Gary Dineen/NBAE/Getty Images)

Rose-Butler Pick-And-Roll Becoming A Weapon For Bulls

“It puts enormous pressure on a defense,” Tom Thibodeau says.

CBS Chicago–01/02/2015

Bulls point guard Derrick Rose. (Getty Images)

Derrick Rose Finds His Shot In The 4th Quarter

Stuck in a slump, Rose scored 13 of his 17 points in the final eight minutes of Thursday’s win.

CBS Chicago–01/01/2015

Bulls rookie forward Nikola Mirotic. (Gary Dineen/NBAE/Getty Images)

Thibodeau On Mirotic-At-SF Experiment: ‘Good And Bad’

Twice in the past three games, Nikola Mirotic has seen playing time at small forward.

CBS Chicago–01/01/2015

Bulls point guard Derrick Rose. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Derrick Rose Has No Regrets Over His Shot Selection

Rose is last among qualified NBA players in 3-point percentage but shooting a bevy of them.

CBS Chicago–12/30/2014

Bulls guard Kirk Hinrich. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Kirk Hinrich To Sit Out Against Pelicans

Hinrich is dealing with a left hamstring strain.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2014

Tom Thibodeau. (Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Westerlund: Bulls Blossoming On Offense

“It’s a different way he’s letting us play,” Derrick Rose says of Tom Thibodeau.

CBS Chicago–12/23/2014

Bulls wing Jimmy Butler elevates for a layup in a win against the Knicks. (Jeff Haynes/NBAE via Getty Images)

Westerlund: Jimmy Butler Shines Again

Stardom found Butler, at least for a night, as he scored a career-high 35 points.

CBS Chicago–12/18/2014

Bulls point guard Derrick Rose. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Westerlund: Tom Thibodeau’s Vision For Derrick Rose Coming To Fruition

“We all feel he’s going to be back to the same guy that he was,” Tom Thibodeau says of Derrick Rose.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2014

Bulls point guard Derrick Rose. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Derrick Rose: ‘I Know Where I’m Going To Be’

“I know where I’m going to be,” Derrick Rose says. “I know how good I am. I’m very confident.”

CBS Chicago–12/10/2014

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

Chicago's Doug McDermott, left, Joakim Noah, center, and Kirk Hinrich celebrate. (Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Bulls Are … A Joy To Watch!

Who cares if Tom Thibodeau can’t sleep at night after seeing his defense. Points are fun.

CBS Chicago–12/04/2014

Tom Thibodeau. (Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bulls Nearing Full Health

Taj Gibson is dealing with a sprained ankle; otherwise Chicago is at full strength.

CBS Chicago–12/02/2014

Bulls guard Derrick Rose, left. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Paxson: No Thoughts Of Shutting Rose Down – For Now

“We’re in this together,” John Paxson says.

CBS Chicago–11/28/2014

Derrick Rose. (Rocky Widner/NBAE/Getty Images)

Wisch: Derrick Rose Is The Sum Of All Our Fears

Rose’s health struggles remind of some of Chicago’s greatest unfulfilled talent.

CBS Chicago–11/24/2014

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

The Bernstein Brief: Bulls Have A New Look

A dangerous offense has added a new element to Tom Thibodeau’s squad.

CBS Chicago–11/18/2014

Derrick Rose, foreground, and Joakim Noah, background. (Jordan Johnson/NBAE/Getty Images)

Derrick Rose Will Sit Out Against The Clippers

Rose is steal dealing with a strained hamstring.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2014

Tom Thibodeau. (Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

McCaffrey: Thibodeau Has Work To Do As Bulls Lose At Home

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau has some work to do. He said so himself after a 99-90 loss at home Saturday night against a depleted Indiana team.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2014

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

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

Derrick Rose Will Sit Out Against Pacers

Rose is “a lot better,” but the Bulls are being cautious.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2014

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