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Yes, the Bulls need to give some consideration to a two guard (Arron Afflalo is the perfect fit but Denver won’t let him go) and some depth up front. But those are not the biggest priority. Job No. 1 — keep Derrick Rose happy. He is the franchise cornerstone, the MVP, the guy who fills…
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NBA teams were allowed to talk to player agents yesterday. This gave them time to start really feeling each other out as the first deals under the new CBA get hammered out. But one negotiation should be pretty easy, because the new CBA allows the Chicago Bulls to give Derrick Rose an ungodly stack of cash.
"The Derrick Rose Rule," as it's being called around the...
One of the new rules in the NBA’s proposed collective bargaining agreement would give young, successful players a chance to earn more money. The rule is named after Bulls point guard Derrick Rose who has won Rookie of the Year and MVP. He’s also made two All-Star teams, and he was named first-team All-NBA in [...]
Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose was surprised there's a provision in the NBA's pending new CBA that's being called 'The Derrick Rose Rule' and rewards players of his caliber.
Derrick Rose believes the Bulls can compete for a title with their current roster.
The Chicago Bulls’ “top priority” during Wednesday morning’s initial contact period between teams and agents will be to set up the framework of Derrick Rose’s contract extension, according to a league source…
No matter when he officially signs, Rose is due for a mammoth raise from his rookie contract, based upon a new wrinkle to the [...]
Derrick Rose surprised many on the eve of last season, when he shed his aw-shucks routine to ask rhetorically why he couldn't be the league's most valuable player. Fourteen months and an MVP trophy later, the Bulls guard has another target.
Like everybody associated with the NBA, Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose is excited the lockout is nearing its end.
Derrick Rose surprised many on the eve of last season, when he shed his aw-shucks routine to ask rhetorically why he couldn't be the league's most valuable player. Fourteen months and an MVP trophy later, the Chicago Bulls guard has another target.
The Chicago Bulls need a wing player to create shots and take some scoring burden off Derrick Rose. The Los Angeles Clippers need a wing player to fill out a roster with Eric Gordon at the guard spot and Blake Griffin in the paint. Both teams have started to reach out to guys like Caron…
Derrick Rose wasn't sure this day would come. With a new collective bargaining agreement tentatively in place, the Chicago Bulls and the rest of the teams opened their doors to players on Thursday in anticipation of practices starting on Dec. 9. Rose, the league's reigning MVP, thought "for a minute toward the end" the season might get cancelled.
In a relaxed interview with reporters on the first day that the Berto Center opened for player workouts, Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau talked about criticism of Carlos Boozer, the leadership of Derrick Rose and how his team must beat the Heat.