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Derrick Rose's injuries, a look back at the downward spiral

Derrick Rose's injuries, a look back at the downward spiral
So I've been in many arguments recently about whether Derrick Rose could come back healthy or not, and I was looking to find somewhere that documented the complete Derrick Rose injury history only to find that I couldn't find such a place.  Well, this might not be the most complete one possible, but I'm going to try to cover the important aspects...

Why Derrick Rose turns the Bulls into championship contenders

Why Derrick Rose turns the Bulls into championship contenders
When looking at the Chicago Bulls, fans will always bemoan the lack of offense and cheer for the great defense. Tom Thibodeau's system is set up to exaggerate the Bulls skill [for better on defense and worse on offense] on both ends of the court by running Chicago at a snail's pace...

Chicago Bulls expect Derrick Rose back for playoffs? Don't really think so

It was just one line by Mitch Lawrence of the New York Daily News, but could the Bulls really expect Derrick Rose back for the playoffs...
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Who plays next to Derrick Rose next season?

Who plays next to Derrick Rose next season?
D.J. Augustine has brought many things to the Bulls since his signing. He's given Chicago shooting, ball handling, and scoring. The Bulls definitely need all three. Another thing he's given the Bulls is a look at what a lineup with two legitimate ball handling threats can do on the floor. In general? That look has been awfully good...

Jerry Reinsdorf calls Bulls mediocre and Joakim Noah looks like an all-star

Jerry Reinsdorf calls Bulls mediocre and Joakim Noah looks like an all-star
In an interview with Rich King on WGN TV, Jerry Reinsdorf called the present Bulls mediocre. Not much of a controversial statement there given their .500 record in a pathetic Eastern conference...

Derrick Rose playing for the national team is a good thing

Derrick Rose playing for the national team is a good thing
I'm sure there will be some grousing. He won't even suit up for us, why the hell is he playing for the national team? What if he gets hurt again? How can we have Derrick Rose take this type of risk given his recent injury history. I get it. However, I think Rose playing for the national is a positive...
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Bulls continue to prove fight in triple overtime win

Bulls continue to prove fight in triple overtime win
Chicago was down by double digits in the third quarter, but kept chipping away. It wasn't a pretty game, somewhat reminiscent of the playoff battle between the Bulls and Celtics which was epic more for its length than quality...

Rose off crutches, will travel with the team soon

Rose off crutches, will travel with the team soon
Just a blip a yesterday from K.C. Johnson, but Derrick Rose is off of his crutches and will begin to travel with the team in a few weeks (presumably starting with the Ice Capades trip in February)...

Bulls continue to lose while cracks continue to widen

Bulls continue to lose while cracks continue to widen
Dan Bernstein made waves with his article lambasting Derrick Rose and "Team Rose" while the Bulls dropped another game in a season in which dropping games may not be so bad...
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Derrick Rose doesn't want to go through rebuilding

Derrick Rose doesn't want to go through rebuilding
According to the NY Daily News, a source we may want to take with a few rather large grains of salt, Derrick Rose doesn't want to go through a rebuilding effort...