The NBA playoffs isn’t March Madness, and the Bulls won’t be waiting for the brackets to come on selection Sunday to see if the Cleveland Cavaliers will be far away and out of sight.
Despite grabbing 19 offensive rebounds and holding a 12-point halftime advantage over the Pistons, the Bulls needed to do everything they could down the stretch to earn a victory Friday nigh
You can almost predict it, particularly whenever things are going too well for the Bulls, and veteran Nazr Mohammed had finally seen enough.
Tom Thibodeau had every reason to be concerned about the Detroit Pistons' rebounding heading into Friday night's tilt.
'The Pistons weren’t going away and the Bulls didn’t appear willing to put them away, at risk of a 21-year old still figuring out this league in precocious Andre Drummond willing his team to an im