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Bulls star Derrick Rose remained sidelined by a right groin injury and was not available for Friday's game against the Detroit Pistons.
The league's reigning MVP has missed nine straight games.
The Bulls' Richard Hamilton was in uniform but not in the starting lineup against his former team after missing the previous 12 games because of a sprained right shoulder. The veteran guard has been sidelined by a variety of injuries this season - his first in Chicago after spending nine in Detroit.
The Pistons were hardly a picture of health, with Austin Daye starting at shooting guard over the injured Rodney Stuckey (sore left hamstring) and Ben Gordon (sore right groin). Coach Lawrence Frank says they're day to day.
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Chicago Bulls star center Joakim Noah showed off some pretty good moves as CSN's Gail Fischer was reporting live outside of the Bulls locker room.
Fisher started talking about Noah’s impressive performance Friday night. He scored 19 points and 12 rebounds as the Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons 83-71.
Chicago Bulls guards Derrick Rose and Richard Hamilton are listed as game-time decisions for Friday's matchup with the Detroit Pistons.
Rose has been sidelined for eight games with a groin injury. The Bulls have gone 6-2 without the reigning league MVP.
Hamilton has missed the past 12 games with a shoulder strain. He has appeared in only 16 games in an injury-filled season...
The Chicago Bulls will be without star point guard Derrick Rose for Sunday’s showdown against the Oklahoma City Thunder.Rose will miss his 10th straight game while recovering from a groin injury. The reigning NBA MVP vented his disappointment, especially missing out on a chance to go against friend and Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook.“Just trying to put it behind me, man...
Richard Hamilton has missed 36 of Chicago's 52 games this season, but returned to the lineup on Friday against Detroit.
ATLANTA The Hawks were playing their fifth game in six days, but the Chicago Bulls took the floor minus the reigning MVP in Derrick Rose and another key piece in Richard Hamilton.It seemed like an even trade-off. It wasnt.The Bulls 98-77 victory over the Hawks on Wednesday at Philips Arena made last years second-round playoff series, in which the teams were deadlocked for the first...
Luol Deng scored 20 points, Joakim Noah added 19 points and 12 rebounds, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons 83-71 on Friday night.
The Bulls scored the final eight points after the Pistons closed within four with just under 5 minutes left and came away with their 14th straight win against Detroit. In the process, they improved their league-best record to 42-11 even though...
CHICAGO (AP) -- Luol Deng scored 20 points, Joakim Noah added 19 points and 12 rebounds, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons 83-71 on Friday night.
The Bulls scored the final eight points after the Pistons closed within four with just under 5 minutes left and came away with their 14th straight win against Detroit. In the process, they improved their league-best record...
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