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Guards Patrick Christopher and Kalin Lucas have reached deals to begin the season with the Chicago Bulls’ D-League affiliate, league sources told RealGM.
Christopher and Lucas had been released early in training camp with the Bulls this season, and the organization held their rights in order for both to play for the D-League’s Iowa Energy.
Christopher passed on several sizable offers from overseas teams.
Christopher, a 6-foot-5 two-guard, went undrafted in 2010 after averaging 15.6 points and 5.4 rebounds in his senior season at the University of California.
Lucas had a standout career at Michigan State, spending his first two professional seasons in Turkey and Greece.
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Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose scored his first basket of the new NBA season by using a spectacular move to slice through two Miami Heat defenders while finishing with a layup during Tuesday night's season opener at AmericanAirlines Arena.
It was Rose's first regular season action since the 2011-2012 season after missing all of last season while recovering...
Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose buried a game-winning shot on Halloween to give his team an 82-81 victory over the New York Knicks.
2011/2012 Regular Season W/L Record: 50 - 162012/2013 Regular Season W/L Record: 45 - 37Additions: Derrick Rose, Mike Dunleavy Jr., Tony SnellSubtractions: Marco Belinelli, Nate Robinson, Richard HamiltonIf things go well...Without Derrick Rose, the Bulls finished 5th in the East last year and knocked out Brooklyn in the first round. Now they have the youngest MVP in league history...
Chicago fans, your on a roll this week. The Bulls are undefeated this preseason due in large part to Derrick Rose. Thus far, he looks flawless, taking the ball to the rim, and has a much improved jump-shot. Fearless is the first thing that comes to my mind when I think about Rose, he has ...The post Building Derrick Rose’s Case for MVP appeared first on The League News.
With the NBA season getting started tonight, players are starting to talk about the upcoming season and their teams’ rivals. The best thing going in the East right now is actually the Bulls and Heat who play tonight to tip-off the season. LeBron pretty much confirmed what we all believe:
“We don’t like them, they don’t like us,” LeBron James said of the Bulls, per ESPN’s...
Good news is it isn’t his knee.
Thibs: Derrick didn't participate in shootaround, game-time decision for tonight's home opener vs. NY.
— Aggrey Sam (@CSNBullsInsider) October 31, 2013
Derrick has a stiff neck, says nothing wrong with his knee.
— Aggrey Sam (@CSNBullsInsider) October 31, 2013
Derrick Rose made a baseline floater with 5.7 seconds left to lift the Chicago Bulls to an 82-81 victory over the New York Knicks on Thursday night in his first home game since he injured his left knee 18 months ago.
Rose had 18 points on 7-of-23 shooting and committed four turnovers. But there was no doubt who was getting the ball after Tyson Chandler went 1 for 2 at the line to...
Megastar Derrick Rose hit the game-winning jumper with 5.7 seconds left as the Bulls overcame the New York Knicks 82-81 on Thursday night in Chicago. Battling a stiff neck and playing at the United Center for the first time since April 2012, the 24-year-old Rose finished with 18 points, six rebounds and three assists in 34 minutes. Rose is shooting a hideous 29% from the field over...
Praise the Lord, there he was!
Oh, it was good to see Derrick Rose playing basketball for the Bulls again.
Was the 2011 Most Valuable Player in the NBA a tad underwhelming and rusty and a bit shot-challenged in this 107-95 blowout loss to the Miami Heat? Well, yes.
Was he less impressive than All-Universe Heat point-forward-center LeBron James?
Did the Bulls get smoked...
While most of us are dishing out candy on this All Hallow’s Eve, it appears that Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose is dishing out nice assists.
Check out this dime that he dished to teammate Loul Deng in the second quarter against the New York Knicks:
10.8 seconds left, Bulls down by one - Chicago inbounds the ball to Derrick Rose for a chance at the lead and the win. And Rose drops it in for the homecoming win.**Follow us on Twitter, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return HomeFollow us on Twitter. Subscribe or Return to Bob's Blitz.
Derrick Rose‘s long-awaited return to the hardwood made Oct. 29 feel more like Christmas in Chicago, and even the President of the United States was celebrating the invented holiday.
Barack Obama took to Twitter prior to the Bulls-Heat tip-off to welcome back the Chicago superstar. After a year-and-a-half of being sidelined while recovering from a knee injury that the MVP suffered...
The New York Knicks are headed to Chicago tonight for a nationally televised (TNT) matchup against Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls.
Current Records – New York Knicks (1-0) – Chicago Bulls (0-1)
What to watch for - For thirty seconds today, Rose was a game-time decision, but Chicago will see it’s superstar play at home for the first time since tearing his ACL in the...
Derrick Rose pulls up and hits the floater over Knicks Tyson Chandler and Raymond Felton with 5.7 seconds to give the Bulls a 82-81 home opener victory over the Knicks on Thursday.
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