Originally written on Crossover Chronicles  |  Last updated 10/21/14
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Averaging nearly 15 points and 10 rebounds per game this season, Boozer has fought off inconsistency to have some monster performances to lead the Bulls without Derrick Rose To say the least, this season has been an interesting one for the Chicago Bulls and their (crazy) head coach Tom Thibodeau. Star point guard Derrick Rose, who tore his ACL last season, has not appeared in a Bulls game this season and it was widely predicted that the stud's absence would cripple Chicago into mediocrity. Clearly, that prediction has become false since the Bulls are currently sitting atop the Central Division with a solid 19-13 record. They may have started the season poorly (going 6-7 in first 13 games) but have rebounded wonderfully since, winning 13 of 19 to bring them to the record they have now. Players that normally take secondary roles for Coach Thibs when Rose is playing -- like Luol Deng and Joakim Noah -- have assumed leadership positions on the team and, by averaging 15...
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