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Yes, the Chicago Bulls finished with the best record in the NBA for the second straight season.
Yes, the Bulls have an MVP, one of the league's top young centers and one of the top three defenses under an NBA Coach of the Year-winning head coach.
Yet, they're on this list.
Derrick Rose does too much. Luol Deng is not a secondary option. Carlos Boozer is too old and is a terrible defender. Joakim Noah is the Bulls second piece of their "Big Three," but his offensive game is severely limited.
The Bulls' "Big Three" as currently composed fundamentally flawed, with not enough consistent, all-league offense to break down and defeat the best teams in the league. Looking back at the big results of the last two Bulls' seasons, the vast majority have been obtained by stifling defense and just enough offensive output to steal victory.
This offensive malaise is what cost the Bulls a shot at NBA championship glory in the 2010-11 season when the newly-formed "Big Three" from Miami overwhelmed the Bulls defense and their offense couldn't score enough to keep pace as the Bulls went down in five games.
For Chicago to improve, they need to sacrifice just a little of their all-NBA defensive prowess to sign an offensive machine who can give them a legitimate shot at the biggest prize in basketball.