Bulls list Derrick Rose (elbow) and Taj Gibson (ribs) as doubtful for tonight.
Gibson went home to New York for personal matter. Trying to get back but doubtful with fractured rib.
Taj Gibson said he's going to try to play vs. Pistons with his fractured rib. So there's that.
After further evaluations on right knee, Philadelphia's Jahlil Okafor has scheduled surgery for Tuesday, league sources tell The Vertical.
ESPN "Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose scored 17 points and contributed three assists in Tuesday's 129-111 loss to the Miami Heat. It was Rose's first outing in almost a week, after he missed the past three games because of right hamstring tendinitis. While Rose was upset with the way his team..." March 02
Taj Gibson has a right hamstring injury. He will not return tonight.
As of now, Bulls haven't budged from seeking player AND first-round pick in any Taj Gibson talks.
Pro Basketball Talk "The Toronto Raptors believe with a serious upgrade at power forward they can challenge Cleveland atop the East. The Chicago Bulls need to start reshaping their roster, especially in the frontcourt. That had the two sides considering a trade, reported by Zach Lowe of ESPN, but those talks..." February 17
CSN Chicago "The Bulls entered the 2015-16 season with arguably the NBA's deepest frontcourt. They'll head into the All-Star break with three of their top four on the depth chart sidelined. Already playing without Joakim Noah, likely out for the year after separating his shoulder, and Nikola Mirotic,..." February 11
According to Bulls PR, Gibson has a strained left foot and is out for game.