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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 at American Airlines Arena like a thin Cuban cigar? Absolutely.
But let’s remember a few things.
We never knew when and how Rose would return to action after his injury at the start of the 2012 playoffs, and what he did Tuesday night showed he has the potential to be what he was once upon a time.
And he was in uniform again! For one night, at least, that was enough.
Then, too, this was ‘‘ring ceremony’’ night for the Heat, and the energy from that noisy, self-indulgent pregame event — in which Heat members received their 2012-13 NBA championship rings and the Larry O’Brien Trophy was gloriously unveiled ...
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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.
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...
After suffering a crushing knee injury, sitting out al of last season, Bulls' Derrick Rose is back on the hardwood and in just the second game of the season for Chicago, Rose showed he is 100 percent back from the injury at the expense of the Knicks.
In a thrilling game last night between the Bulls and Knicks, it went down to the wire and with Chicago down...
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...
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.
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...
The Chicago Bulls faced off against the New York Knicks on Wednesday night, in Chicago, just two days after a big loss to the Miami Heat on opening night. The Bulls needed to avoid dropping to 0-2 against two teams who promise to be eastern conference contenders this season.
The Bulls trailed the Knickerbockers 81-80 with just over 10 seconds to go in regulation. Chicago inbounded...
The NBA season is finally upon us and the Miami Heat’s chase for a three-peat begins in Tuesday’s season opener against the Chicago Bulls.
According to an ESPN report, following an intense football themed practice today, Miami star LeBron James was asked about the Chicago Bulls, “”We don’t like them, they don’t like us,” James said of the Bulls after the drill. “It’s...
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 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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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...
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...
Derrick Rose is officially back. The Chicago Bulls point guard, who missed the entire 2012-2013 season while recovering from reconstructive knee surgery, hit the game-winning shot to give his team an 82-81 win over the New York Knicks on Thursday night. Rose dribbled toward the baseline and hit an impressive floater over two defenders, leaving […]
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...
Bulls 82, Knicks 81
Derrick Rose and Carmelo Anthony are at very different points in their careers as they entered their matchup Thursday at United Center.
Rose was playing his first home game since tearing his ACL and missing all of last season. He got a very loud ovation as he came onto the floor and continued to show flashes of his brilliance along with...