Fellow New Yorker Taj Gibson insisted that come Wednesday’s regular season opener against the Knicks in New York, he’s going to be focused on winning and not on Carmelo Anthony
All injured shooting guard Jimmy Butler could do was practice his jumpers on Monday, now eight days removed from spraining his left thumb in a preseason game against Charlotte.
The Bulls close out their preseason schedule tonight in St. Louis against the Minnesota Timberwolves on CSN.
It's a meeting that tipped the scales this summer for the Bulls.
It's only October.
The regular season doesn't start for another two weeks.
There's a long, cold, at times punishing road ahead.