Posts tagged "injury update"

Noah has cast removed; Rose feels better; Gibson practices

Things are progressing well for the Chicago Bulls on the health front.   Derrick Rose is eating solid foods after struggling with stomach ulcers, Taj Gibson has returned to practice after what looked like a pretty severe ankle sprain, and Joakim Noah had his cast removed and is working out hard while avoiding his right... Read more »

Bulls injury updates; Boozer likely out Thursday; Noah on schedule

Per KC Johnson: Boozer attended Tuesday’s game and received pregame treatment. “He hasn’t been able to do anything basketball-wise,” coach Tom Thibodeau said. “The swelling is down. He’s moving without a limp. Once (trainer Fred Tedeschi) clears him, he’ll be back out there. We just want to be smart about that and make sure he’s... Read more »

Who says players don't have a sense of humor?

Per Mike McGraw: “Just try to win it for Vinny, man,” Noah said, using a mock intense voice. “Kirky (Hinrich, presumably) said that on the court yesterday and everybody just started laughing. I thought it was pretty funny. ‘Come on guys, let’s do it for Vinny.’ I thought that was pretty funny.” In terms of... Read more »

Rose out; Noah looking better; Deng looking worse

Per KC Johnson, the Bulls will be without the big three again. DALLAS — Although Kirk Hinrich returns from his one-game suspension, Luol Deng, Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah again will sit Wednesday night with their respective injuries. Also, while listening to ESPN 1000, Nick Friedell of ESPN Chicago mentioned that Luol Deng can barely... Read more »

Bulls Injury update: Noah ran some; Rose possible for Tuesday; Deng doubtful

Mike McGraw with the scoop: There seems to be a decent chance Derrick Rose (sprained left wrist) will be ready to play Tuesday when the Bulls visit Memphis. Luol Deng (right calf strain) seems doubtful until later in the week, maybe longer. There might be some encouraging news on Joakim Noah’s plantar fasciitis. He ran... Read more »

Joakim out; Deng questionable; Rose probable?

Per KC Johnson: Coach Vinny Del Negro said late Saturday the injury wasn’t serious and that checked out Sunday. There were multiple indications Rose didn’t go to the Berto Center for treatment on a day Del Negro canceled practice, which continued to suggest the injury was minor. The Hawks visit Monday, the kind of long,... Read more »

Noah to miss Indiana game

Per KC Johnson: “It sucks,” Noah said. “It’s the best decision not to play (Saturday) and try to do as many treatments as I can. But I want to play.” Mike McGraw has more: “I’m not feeling great. I’m happy we won the game today.” Q: It looked like you might have tweaked your foot... Read more »

Derrick Rose's MRI shows nothing broken

Per the Bulls email press release: Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose left last night’s game versus the Orlando Magic with a bruised right hip at the 9:36 mark of the first quarter.  Rose hit the floor following a foul by Orlando center Dwight Howard. Rose underwent an MRI on his low back and right hip... Read more »

How serious is the Derrick Rose injury?

Mike McGraw turned me into Scooby-doo this morning: rut row… GREEN BAY, Wis. – Derrick Rose missed his second straight preseason game Saturday with a sore right ankle, and he may not be back anytime soon. Sitting next to Rose at his locker before the game was a walking boot, which he acquired after the... Read more »