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Chicago Bulls: 5 Areas They Must Improve After First Week
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The Bulls are about to head into a very tough stretch of games.

Starting with their home opener on New Years Day, they will play 12 games in 17 nights. Talk about brutal.

While their 5-1 record looks pretty good so far, there is a lot they need to fix going forward.

Going 3-1 to start the season on the road was nice. Against the Lakers they had a great come-from-behind win while the next night against Golden State was a let down. They then finished the road trip strong, easily handling the Kings and Clippers.

Just between those two sets of games we saw improvements.

Then in the home opener, we saw complete domination of Memphis, and against the Hawks we saw that Derrick Rose will not allow this team to lose.

Now, like I said, there have been some improvements, but some bigger concerns have yet to be resolved and might, in fact, be turning into bigger issues.

So, here is my list of things coach Tom Thibodeau and company need to fix quickly.

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