As that day grows closer and closer (his return date is still unknown, but he has begun participating in portions of practice), there's reason for Bulls fans to increase their excitement level. Recently, the Rose-less Bulls have been impressing, tallying a strand of stellar victories against quality opponents.
The Bulls are gaining momentum and will receive quite a jolt of life upon Rose's return. If Rose returns to his former self and their current nucleus continues performing at this rate, Chicago will be right back in the mix of being a true title contender.
That's the best case scenario when it comes to Rose's return and here we will specifically outline how this could look. This complete guide to Rose's return may contain some wishful thinking. However, if we've learned anything about Rose since he came into the league, it's that nothing is out of reach for the humble superstar.
*Stats used in this slideshow were as of December 22, 2012.