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Guard will wait until he's fully healed to return to assure fitness for rest of seasonOne day after Luol Deng took contact on the torn ligament in his left wrist for the first time, the Bulls confirmed Richard Hamilton will sit until fully recovered from his groin and thigh bruise issues.
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I was a fan of the Richard Hamilton signing in Chicago. And his stint in Chicago has gone well enough...
... when he's played.
Rip has played in only 11 of Chicago's 23 games. And he's going to miss quite a few more.
Hamilton admitted that he likely will sit for a while in an attempt to put the groin and right thigh bruise issues in his rearview mirror for...
Richard Hamilton's left-leg injury has failed to respond to treatment after games.
Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng is expected to return to the lineup for Thursday's game against the New York Knicks.
Deng has been sidelined for the past six games due to a torn ligament in his left wrist.
Chicago is 3-3 without Deng, the team's second-leading scorer at 15.9 points per game.
Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau also said that shooting guard Richard Hamilton will...
Richard Hamilton is suffering from a thigh bruise and a groin strain, while Luol Deng is dealing with a torn ligament in his left wrist. Both are out tonight for the Bulls. A preview of tonight's game can be found here.
WASHINGTON -- Here's a crazy, yet likely, scenario: Luol Deng will return to play with a torn ligament in his left wrist before Richard Hamilton does the same with his leg ailments.
Tonight in Phila-delphia, the Sixers buried the visiting Bulls, 98-82. It really wasn't as close as that; the team led by 20 at the end of the third quarter and kept Derrick Rose and the Bulls starters on the bench in the fourth. And the only real moment of disappointment was that they came close to the free Big Mac, but didn't take a final shot. So, what are the reasons...
PHILADELPHIA --- Richard Hamilton and Luol Deng will miss the Chicago Bulls' game Wednesday night against the Philadelphia 76ers, and coach Tom Thibodeau confirmed the team plans to sit Hamilton until he is fully recovered from the groin and thigh issues he has.
Luol Deng and Rip Hamilton will remain on the sidelines vs. the Knicks.
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If the Sixers win, they should have MC Hammer come out and sing "Too Legit To Quit" after the final buzzer. A win over the Heat tonight will go a long way in convincing...