Posts tagged "all star game"

Derrick Rose did "what everyone else did'' including 5-5 scrimmages

Just a few days after Derrick Rose threw cold water over Bulls nation on the speed of his recovery, he went through a full practice with the team. According to Tom Thibodeau Rose did "what everyone else did" which is good news for Bulls fans...

If Derrick Rose can't go at the all-star game does Jeremy Lin replace him?

If Derrick Rose can't go at the all-star game does Jeremy Lin replace him?
Derrick Rose is still sitting out with a sore back and the thought that he might miss the game has to have come up. If it happens, the East will need a replacement. Jeremy Lin doesn't deserve to be that replacement does he? No. Clearly not. How could you take Lin over Rondo...

What can Derrick Rose accomplish at the all-star game?

When I think of Derrick Rose at the all-star game, there’s a slew of thoughts that come to mind.   While it’s a fun event, don’t underrate the importance of what Rose can accomplish at the game and this weekend as a whole.  Will Derrick Rose go for the all-star game MVP?   Could he win it... Read more »

Carlos Boozer - I feel like I am deserving of an All-Star appearance

Per KC Johnson: “I know I missed some games with my broken hand, but I feel like I am deserving of an All-Star appearance,” Boozer said. “If not, I’m not going to be disappointed. There are a lot of guys who feel they are deserving. If I am there, I will be extremely happy. I’ll... Read more »

Gibson named to sophomore team for the Rookie challenge

Taj Gibson’s been named to the Sophomore team for the Rookie challenge game on all-star weekend. Joining Evans on the Sophomore team are: San Antonio Spurs center DeJuan Blair, Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan, Chicago Bulls forward Taj Gibson, Philadelphia 76ers guard Jrue Holiday, Oklahoma City Thunder forward/center Serge... Read more »

Derrick Rose named all-star starter

Derrick Rose on being named an all-star: “I’m feeling really loved right now and I appreciate all the support that helped me earn a starting position in the All-Star game.  I want to thank all the fans that voted, especially the people from my hometown of Chicago.  I also want to give thanks to the... Read more »

Derrick Rose has successful all-star debut

Rose debuted with eight points, four assists, and three steals on four of eight shooting over 15 minutes in his all-star debut.  While he didn’t dominate by any stretch, he clearly looked like he belonged which is more than you could say for Gerald Wallace and David Lee.   He didn’t play much defense [not... Read more »

Derrick Rose injured; Bulls annihilated by Magic

I have to be honest with you with Joakim Noah out and Derrick Rose injured I decided to start catching up on shows to watch after half time.   The Bulls were never in this game and once Rose left, I don’t think anyone felt they had a chance, including the players who never mounted... Read more »