Found November 01, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
With Steve Kerr calling the game courtside for TNT and Toni Kukoc stopping by the United Center to join dynasty-era regulars Scottie Pippen, Randy Brown, Stacey King, Bill Wennington and John Paxson, the roar surely sounded familiar. As soon as public address announcer Tommy Edwards began his familiar call of “From Chicago...", the joint erupted as it did so often when Michael Jordan and Co. roamed the place and dominated the league. Sure, Rose had played exhibitions at home already. But the sellout crowd of 22,022 knew Thursday night marked something special, something more real. And Rose provided game-winning heroics that a certain No. 23 would’ve loved, rising high over Tyson Chandler and Raymond Felton to drop home a difficult right-handed floater with 5.7 seconds remaining for an 82-81 victory. Carmelo Anthony’s good look at a potential game-winner over Luol Deng rimmed out at the buzzer. The Bulls tied a franchise record with their sixth straight home opening victory...

The 10 Scariest New York Knicks of the Last 25 Years

Ghosts, zombies, and witches are scary and all, but to fans of the New York Knicks, things like J.R. Smith’s shot selection and the size of Amar’e Stoudemire’s contract are equally terrifying. The Knicks have always been known as intimidators, especially since the 90′s, when there was no such thing as an easy bucket. Read on to see some of the most horrifying Knicks of the...

Bulls exercise options for two

The Chicago Bulls exercised 2014-15 contract options Wednesday on guard/forward Jimmy Butler and guard Marquis Teague. The Bulls exercised the fourth-year option for Butler and third-year option on Teague. Butler had 20 points, five steals, three rebounds and three assists Tuesday night in Chicago's season-opening loss to Miami. He averaged 8.6 points and 4.0 rebounds in 82...

Derrick Rose hits game winning shot in Bulls vs. Knicks

Derrick Rose made his return to the hardwood on Tuesday night in Miami but that game ended with the Heat taking complete control and cruising to victory. On Halloween back in Chicago for the Bulls home opener against the Knicks, it was a different story. DRose took over in the last seconds of the fourth quarter, where he hit a clutch lay up to put the Bulls up by 1.   Is the return...

Are these guys the real deal yet?

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Derrick Rose Vows To Play Through Sore Neck In Home Return

Derrick Rose sat out Thursday morning's shootaround with a sore neck, but vowed to play in the Chicago Bulls' home opener against the New York Knicks. "Oh hell yeah, for sure I know I’m going to play," Rose said. "It’s just that I have to get loose." Rose revealed he sat out Wednesday's practice at the Berto Center, which just consisted of film...

Derrick Rose is a Game Time Decision To Play Tonight

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 makes nifty dish to Loul Deng for easy bucket

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:

Metta World Peace takes Subway to Madison Square Garden

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CC video of the day: Derrick Rose hits the game-winner vs. Knicks

He's back! 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...

NBA season opener draws good ratings for TNT

Tuesday night's Bulls/Heat game, in which the Bulls were shellacked and Derrick Rose's return was about as anti-climatic as possible, gave TNT some bragging rights: Turner Sports’ exclusive NBA on TNT Opening Night 2013 Presented by featuring the Miami Heat and LeBron James against the Chicago Bulls and Derrick Rose – Tuesday, Oct. 29, at 8 p.m. ET...

Derrick Rose Hits Ridiculous Game-Winner With Two Knicks Draped On Him

Derrick Rose struggled in his first game back at the United Center since his horrific injury going 7-23 against the New York Knicks on Thursday night, but with the game on the line he delivered. With the Knicks leading in the final seconds D-Rose took the ball to the baseline and right at 7’1″ Tyson Chandler and hit this incredible game-winning floater. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Tyson Chandler feeling stronger in Knicks' first two games

Two games in October will not erase the sting of Tyson Chandler’s shortcomings last spring, when the All-Star center admittedly got his “ass kicked” by Indiana counterpart Roy Hibbert throughout the Knicks’ second-round playoff loss to the Pacers. But Chandler already is backing up his vow to reestablish himself as a defensive force this season, totaling nine blocks and...

Raymond Felton On Guarding Derrick Rose: ‘I Don’t Need No Help’

New York Knicks point guard Raymond Felton wasn’t happy when reporters asked him if he’d need help guarding Bulls point guard Derrick Rose tonight when the two teams square off in Chicago. Granted, Felton is battling a hamstring injury, the guard still took offense to the question. According to the NY Post: Felton took offense when asked if he may need help with Rose. “He puts...

Action Bronson’s Blue Chips 2 Trailer Explains Why The Knicks Lost The 1995 Eastern Conference Semis

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Reminded that Melo just isn’t among the NBA’s truly elite players

Just shortPhoto: Getty Images There are some moments that bring things to light that you knew were there. Instances that provide clarity based on contrast. Last night’s Knicks-Bulls game was one of those occasions. It was a subtle reminder to any of those delusional Knicks fans (of whom there are droves) that NO, Carmelo Anthony isn’t among the NBA’s truly elite. Now, now,...
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