1. Derrick Rose's Defiance Will Prove to Be His Best Quality

    There's a new edge to Derrick Rose . As he took the United Center floor for the first time since tearing his ACL in June 2012 on Wednesday night, you could see there is a chip on his shoulder...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 11 months ago 1,740 reads 12 comments

  2. Derrick Rose Claims to Be More Explosive After Recovering from ACL Surgery

    Maybe all that time off the court was the best thing for Derrick Rose 's knee. In the Chicago Bulls' 96-81 preseason win over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night, Rose had 22 points, two rebounds and two assists in 22 minutes...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 27,419 reads 126 comments

  3. Blueprint for Chicago Bulls to Pair Derrick Rose with Another Superstar

    The Chicago Bulls look like they'll be a legitimate contender for the foreseeable future, but can they actually reach the NBA pinnacle without another superstar alongside Derrick ...

    Haddon Anderson Written by Haddon Anderson about 11 months ago 18,871 reads 94 comments

  4. Derrick Rose's Sore Knee Is No Reason for Chicago Bulls Fans to Panic

    Chicago Bulls fans, listen to this , take a deep breath and relax. Star point guard Derrick Rose is fine. As Nick Friedell of ESPN reports, he was a full participant at practice on Monday...

    Richard Langford Written by Richard Langford about 11 months ago 3,475 reads 8 comments

  5. Full-Strength Chicago Bulls Are Biggest Threat to Miami Heat 2014 Title Hopes

    The Miami Heat still haven't finished their championship celebration. Sure the victory parade and ( comped ) nightclub bash are both distant memories, but the banner raising and ring ceremony have yet to commence...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 11 months ago 9,578 reads 223 comments

  6. Why Derrick Rose Is a Lock to Return Better Than Ever in 2013-14

    Derrick Rose is a stud, but he's going to be better than ever before when the 2013-14 regular season begins and he starts lighting it up for the Chicago Bulls . That's saying a lot...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 1,570 reads 13 comments

  7. Top 5 Teams Able to Dethrone LeBron James and the Miami Heat

    The Miami Heat are what one would consider a dynasty. Ever since the formation of the "Big Three," Miami has had a target on their backs. And now, following their second straight NBA Championship, the target is growing ever so large...

    Joe Tacosik Written by Joe Tacosik about 11 months ago 2,170 reads 11 comments

  8. Chicago Bulls' Derrick Rose Sits Out with Knee Soreness, but Let's Not Freak Out

    The Chicago Bulls ' biggest preseason challenge figured to be avoiding distractions during their weekend trip to Brazil's Rio de Janeiro ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 11 months ago 2,693 reads 20 comments

  9. Derrick Rose Wise to Skip Meaningless Preseason Games to Rest Knee

    Derrick Rose made his much-anticipated return at the start of preseason, but the Chicago Bulls superstar was nowhere to be found over weekend...

    Alex Kay Written by Alex Kay about 11 months ago 13,294 reads 84 comments

  10. Derrick Rose Has Already Proven He Is Ready for Regular Season

    Derrick Rose has only played in two preseason games, but he has already shown that he is prepared for the NBA season...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 11 months ago 1,405 reads 3 comments

  11. Lessons Boston Celtics and Rajon Rondo Can Take from Derrick Rose's ACL Recovery

    Last season, Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls had plenty of 'splainin' to do. Rajon Rondo doesn't want to be that guy. And the Boston Celtics shouldn't want to be that team...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 11 months ago 11,526 reads 21 comments

  12. How Teammates Can Protect Derrick Rose's Return to Chicago Bulls Lineup

    With Derrick Rose returning to the court for the Chicago Bulls , the most important thing for the Bulls' championship hopes this year is to keep him healthy. In order to help protect him, his teammates will need to accomplish certain things...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 11 months ago 7,520 reads 86 comments

  13. How Derrick Rose Can Restore His Public Image During 2013-14 Season

    Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls may have once had the glossiest public image in American sports—at least to his hometown fans. A season of sitting damaged that image, though...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 11 months ago 3,903 reads 76 comments

  14. Derrick Rose's Return Will Remind Us Why He Has Legit MVP Case in 2013-14

    The last time Derrick Rose was healthy for a full season, he walked away with an MVP award. Based on what we've seen of his return so far—and considering what else D-Rose ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 11 months ago 5,528 reads 40 comments

  15. How a Fast Start From Derrick Rose Will Jump Start Bulls' Season

    Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose has now returned from a knee injury that sidelined him for over 17 months...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 11 months ago 1,151 reads 2 comments

  16. Derrick Rose Says Vertical Leap Has Increased by 5 Inches Since ACL Injury

    Derrick Rose has his head in the clouds. This isn't to say he can't concentrate, is irresponsible or is trying to make it rain meatballs. He's just able to jump really, really high...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 11 months ago 71,370 reads 162 comments

  17. Derrick Rose: Chicago Bulls Star Has Strong Outing in Return Against Pacers

    It had been over 17 months since Derrick Rose had participated in an NBA game, and eyes were on him as he made his return to the court...

    James  Tillman III Written by James Tillman III about 11 months ago 1,427 reads 4 comments

  18. Can Derrick Rose Be the Kryptonite to Miami Heat Superteam?

    Can Derrick Rose be the kryptonite to the Miami Heat superteam? Certainly, there is an array of reasons to doubt so, not the least of which is the last time Rose finished a ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 11 months ago 13,429 reads 263 comments

  19. Derrick Rose's Definitive Blueprint for a Successful Preseason

    On Saturday, Oct. 5, Derrick Rose made his return to the NBA after a 541-day absence. Rose finished his preseason debut with just under 21 minutes played, helping to lead the Chicago Bulls to an 82-76 win over the Indiana Pacers ...

    Maxwell Ogden Written by Maxwell Ogden about 11 months ago 1,993 reads 5 comments

  20. Derrick Rose Looks Sharp in a Return That Should Silence Any Doubters

    INDIANAPOLIS — Derrick Rose darted and slashed, dribbled and dunked in an NBA game Saturday night, and for an anxious legion of Chicago Bulls fans, that might have been enough...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 12 months ago 70,915 reads 325 comments

  21. Derrick Rose Return: Grading Bulls Star's 1st Performance Since Knee Injury

    For the first time since April 28, 2012, Derrick Rose played in an NBA basketball game. Rose made his preseason debut as the Chicago Bulls defeated the Indiana Pacers by a count of 82-76...

    Maxwell Ogden Written by Maxwell Ogden about 12 months ago 71,454 reads 266 comments

  22. Howard Beck Provides Update on Derrick Rose Following His 1st Game Back

    Derrick Rose returned to the court for the first time since suffering a knee injury on April 28, 2012, when the Chicago Bulls took on the Indiana Pacers in a preseason matchup on Saturday...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 12 months ago 2,772 reads 2 comments

  23. Timeline of Derrick Rose's Journey from Knee Injury to NBA Return

    After an arduous near-18-month rehabilitation following an ACL tear in the 2011-12 NBA playoffs, Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose will finally return to the lineup in Saturday's preseason opener against the Indiana Pacers ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 12 months ago 10,511 reads 5 comments

  24. Derrick Rose Returns to Bulls Lineup for First Time Since Knee Injury

    The return of Derrick Rose is finally here. After a year and a half of grueling rehabilitation, the Chicago Bulls superstar will finally take to the court, making his triumphant ...

    Alex Kay Written by Alex Kay about 12 months ago 2,532 reads 3 comments

  25. Chicago Bulls vs. Indiana Pacers: Live Reaction, Analysis and Highlights

    Derrick Rose started and played 20 minutes in his preseason debut, an 82-76 win over the host Indiana Pacers. After 18 months off, Rose looked like the same aggressive, fearless player he was before his injury...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 12 months ago 46,113 reads 221 comments