Chicago Bulls Derrick Rose drives to the basket in Los Angeles
Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose drives to the basket against Los Angeles Clippers' guard Randy Foye during first quarter action at Staples Center February 2, 2011. The Bulls defeated the Clippers 106-88. UPI/Jon SooHoo
Amir Johnson scored 24 points and grabbed nine rebounds Friday, sending Toronto to a 97-88 victory over Chicago.
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Chicago Bulls Coach Tom Thibodeau said point guard Derrick Rose, recovering from knee surgery, is doing well in practice and getting close to playing in games.
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Luol Deng led a balanced Chicago attack Wednesday that allowed the Bulls to end Miami's history-making run in a 101-97 victory over the Heat.
Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose is maintaining his focus while continuing his long recovery from knee surgery, Coach Tom Thibodeau told reporters.
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Chicago high school basketball star Jabari Parker announced he has chosen to attend Duke University.
Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose, who is recovering from a knee injury, shed tears at the launch of his Adidas line when asked about the support of his fans.
Kobe Bryant says he'll likely play the role of "closer" at the Summer Olympics in London, similar to his role in the Beijing Olympics in 2008.
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