Chicago fans are so used to failure that they can tolerate players who aren't good enough.
Lord knows, we've seen enough of them. But standing around and doing nothing is something else altogether different.
Bulls coach Vinny Del Negro blasted his team for not trying hard enough after two straight blow-outs. And Derrick Rose acknowledged the point when he said:
You can definitely tell when we stop moving. Everybody just stands around, looking at whoever has the ball. Our
whole offense depends on our defense because we have to get out and
For a city full of people who work hard for a weekly paycheck, understanding professional ball players who have made it to the top and who can't figure out how (or the need) to keep moving and to keep trying is intolerable. And that goes not just for the Bulls.