The Score "For the third time in three seasons, Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose will travel down the road to recovery. Thankfully, unlike his last two knee injuries, Rose's rehab should only span four-to-six weeks after receiving a meniscectomy to repair a partially torn meniscus. Rose began his..." March 01
Thibodeau said Gibson is sore and didn't practice. Rose started his rehab. Gasol got up shots.
Thibodeau said Rose's rehab is mapped out and he's in good spirits.
Chicago Sun-Times "Derrick Rose had surgery Friday morning to repair the torn medial meniscus in his right knee. The Bulls said the surgery went well and Rose walked out after the procedure. Bulls GM Gar Forman said Rose is expected to return in four to six weeks. “He’s in a really good place and ready to..." February 28
Gasol is out vs. TWolves due to illness.
Forman says surgery was 'minor' -- should return to play within 4-6 weeks.
Bulls announce Derrick Rose will have surgery tomorrow morning to repair a medial meniscus tear in his right knee.
Charlotte Observer "Coach Steve Clifford’s message to his Charlotte Hornets: Don’t be satisfied by one victory. He said that repeatedly after a 98-86 victory over the Chicago Bulls that broke a five-game losing streak. “Now we’ll see,” Clifford said. “Now the challenge is to come out Friday (in Boston) and a..." February 26
Chicago Tribune "Jeff Van Gundy usually operates without a filter. Whatever thought pops into his brain often does a beeline straight to his mouth. But the outspoken NBA analyst says he might have to switch on his rarely used internal censor when it comes to discussing Tom Thibodeau's shaky relationship with..." February 26
Bulls VP John Paxson: "The hope is that (Rose) will play this season."
USA Today "When Derrick Rose undergoes surgery to fix the torn medial meniscus in his right knee, a doctor will have options. The doctor could: Repair the meniscus, like a doctor did last time Rose tore the same meniscus 10 games into the 2013-14 season. Remove the meniscus, known as a..." February 26
The Sports Fan Journal "This isn’t the way this was supposed to go. After having the pleasure of watching Derrick Rose lead my hometown Memphis Tigers to the NCAA basketball promised land. After cheering him on that magical, single season, I was supposed to be able to watch him dominate the NBA for years to..." February 26
Real GM Basketball "The Chicago Bulls have held exploratory conversations with free agent guard Nate Robinson as a potential roster addition, league sources told RealGM. Discussions have yet to advance, but the Bulls were made aware Tuesday night that Robinson has a strong desire to sign with the franchise...." February 26
ESPN Chicago "Less than a day after they announced that Derrick Rose again would need surgery on his right knee, the Chicago Bulls remained shocked and sympathetic. "I don't know what to say other than it's just so unfair," Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau said after the team's morning practice ahead of Wednesday..." February 26
The Score "The Chicago Bulls looked understandably deflated in their 98-86 loss to the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night, their first game since learning that point guard Derrick Rose will be out indefinitely after suffering his second right meniscus tear in three years. The sense right now appears to..." February 26
Hinrich and Gibson are expected to play tonight.
ESPN Chicago "Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose has a torn meniscus in his right knee and will undergo surgery, the team said Tuesday. Rose reported earlier in the day with right knee pain. " February 25
From the Bulls: "Derrick Rose reported today with right knee pain. Exam and subsequent MRI confirmed medial meniscus tear of the right knee"
Bulls just announced a meniscus tear in Derrick Rose's right knee
Chicago Sun-Times "If the NBA season had ended Monday, the Bulls and Milwaukee Bucks would be squaring off in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs. There might not be enough blindfolds to go around. In one of the uglier games of the season, the Bulls manhandled the Bucks 87-71 at the United..." February 24
Sporting News "Bulls forward Taj Gibson is a critical part of the team's depth off the bench. So critical, in fact, that he's been working through a fairly significant injury to stay on the floor. According to ESPN Chicago's Nick Friedell, Gibson has been playing with a torn ligament in his left hand for..." February 23
Gibson and Hinrich both out for the Bulls tonight (illness)
ESPN Chicago "Chicago Bulls power forward Taj Gibson revealed after Saturday night's 112-107 win over the Phoenix Suns that he has been playing with a torn ligament in his left hand for over a month. The veteran forward believes the injury occurred during a Jan. 19 loss against the Cleveland Cavaliers. "I..." February 22
ESPN Chicago "Derrick Rose said after the Chicago Bulls' 100-91 loss to the Detroit Pistons on Friday night that he had apologized to his teammates for missing Wednesday's practice because of what Tom Thibodeau called "travel issues" during the point guard's return from a beach vacation after the All-Star..." February 22
Chicago Tribune "While many prognosticators pegged the Bulls and Cavaliers to meet in the Eastern Conference finals, that may not be their only competition. Both teams will aggressively pursue center Kendrick Perkins when his buyout from the Jazz becomes official, a league source said. In fact, a separate..." February 20
PSD Staff Check back often for all of the latest NBA Trade Deadline rumors, news stories, tweets, images, videos, and anything else we can dig up pertaining to Deadline Day. February 19
The Chicago Bulls are a VERY significant contender for Kendrick Perkins too, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.
No serious talks yet for Arron Afflalo, but word is OKC, Kings, Bulls, Clippers have discussed. Would be an interesting add for a contender
ESPN.com "Pau and Marc Gasol fulfilled the dreams of basketball-loving brothers all over the world on Sunday night by becoming the first brothers ever to start against each other in the All-Star Game. After it was over, Pau acknowledged how much the experience meant to the Gasol family. "It was a great..." February 16
Butler: "9 minutes was plenty; talked to coach, told him how i was feeling. He said we’ll get you out there and get you off,happy with that.
New York Post "The Rising Stars Challenge may have had a new format this year, but the game didn’t look much different. Led by 22 points, six rebounds and four assists from MVP Andrew Wiggins, Team World wound up pulling out a 121-112 victory over Team USA at Barclays Center Friday night, in the first year..." February 15
Chicago Tribune "In his first comments since aggravating his strained right shoulder and missing the Bulls' final six quarters before the All-Star break, first-time All-Star Jimmy Butler said he's hoping to return on Feb. 20 at the Pistons, the Bulls' first game after the extended break. "That's the plan,"..." February 14
SB Nation "NBA players have rejected a proposal that would "smooth" the projected windfall from the new television deal that the league signed last October, setting up a substantial increase of the salary cap in 2016, according to reports. Per Tim Bontemps of the New York Post, the salary cap is expected..." February 14
Pro Basketball Talk "For Jimmy Butler, making his first-ever All-Star team is a product of hard work and perseverance. But there’s a chance he might have to miss the big day on Sunday. He missed the Bulls’ Thursday night win over the Cavs with a shoulder injury he suffered on Tuesday, and he’s already been forced to..." February 13
CSN Chicago "Thursday night’s matchup between the Bulls and Cavaliers featured three All-Stars, with a fourth sitting out due to injury. Derrick Rose wasn’t one of those players, but you wouldn’t have known by the way he played. The former MVP poured in 30 points and added seven assists as the Bulls won..." February 13
Sporting News "Be like Mike. Those three words changed the game in 1992. Twenty-three years later, the commercial is still amazing. Gatorade is celebrating its 50th anniversary and gave the iconic commercial a little sprucing up. It's every bit as entertaining as the day it premiered. The most suprising thing..." February 12
Confirmed @ShamsCharania report that Butler is dropping out of Skills Challenge on Saturday. Still hopes to play limited minutes in ASG.
CSN Chicago "Considering how this roller-coaster season has gone for the Bulls, Tuesday’s matchup against the embattled Sacramento Kings could’ve easily been circled as a trap game with the Cleveland Cavaliers and the All-Star break looming. The Kings entered having lost 11 of their last 13 and are dealing..." February 11
Thibodeau said Butler MRI confirmed strain. Listed as day-to-day. Butler didn't practice. Hinrich out vs. Cavs.
Bulls PR say that Butler is out for rest of game after aggravating right shoulder strain he suffered in Orlando.
Basketball Insiders "After pulling out a tough win last night in Orlando, most of the Chicago Bulls players slowly dressed by their lockers. Some were taking their time icing sore body parts, some were a little quicker to get in the shower. But a glance around the locker room revealed something out of place. Where was..." February 10
CSN Chicago "Wins have been hard to come by for the Bulls. Nobody seems to know that more lately than this team, which has had just about everything about them questioned of late – from the job security of the head coach to the defensive principles the team hangs its hat on. The only thing that can change..." February 09
Bulls say Mike Dunleavy (right ankle) and Kirk Hinrich (left turf toe) are both out tonight vs. Orlando.
Thibs says Dunleavy (ankle) might play tonight in NOLA. "He's moving around great."
Houston Chronicle "The Rockets’ lead, once as large as 16 points, was down to five. James Harden, who had dominated the first half, had not scored in the second half. The Bulls, who had blown past the Rockets down the stretch in Chicago, were making another run, this time earlier, but seeming as certain to overtake..." February 05
ESPN Chicago "Mike Dunleavy will miss his 17th straight game because of a right ankle injury Wednesday night when the Chicago Bulls take on the Houston Rockets. The veteran sharpshooter, who initially hurt the ankle in a Jan. 1 win over the Denver Nuggets, acknowledged Tuesday that he may have to sit until..." February 04
ESPN Chicago "After four seasons of absolute lock-down defense, the Chicago Bulls have been stunningly mediocre this season. And Jimmy Butler believes he knows why. Blame him. "I think it starts with me, to tell you the truth,'' Butler said before Wednesday's game against the Houston Rockets. "I'm..." February 04
The Score "Given the Tim Donaghy scandal of 2007, it is perhaps surprising that the NBA is the professional sports league at the forefront of the push to legalize sports gambling in the United States. NBA commissioner Adam Silver - thought to be the most influential person in the business of sports - has..." February 04
Pro Basketball Talk "Michael Jordan was legend for going after teammates in practice — not just talking trash and playing hard, I mean physically go after them and throw punches. Steve Kerr got it once. Jud Buechler another. Even Will Perdue once — that would be 7-foot, 250 pound Will Perdue. Horace Grant was on..." February 03
Yahoo! Sports "Every year, NBA fans and coaches select the players who will represent the Eastern and Western Conferences in the midseason All-Star Game, and every year, some deserving player finds himself on the outside looking in. This time around, after NBA Commissioner Adam Silver chose Sacramento Kings..." February 02