Even though Derrick Rose returned, the Bulls were far from healthy in Wednesday’s gutsy 95-86 win over Milwaukee.
After the Cavaliers’ season-opening loss on Thursday, LeBron James said he was relieved his second Cleveland debut was over so that he could get back to “regular basketball.”
Pau Gasol is already making an impact early into his tenure with the Bulls.
The last time Derrick Rose completed a healthy season, Jimmy Butler was the starting small forward for the Marquette Golden Eagles.
Tom Thibodeau has noted the improvement from his team, and he's confident they'll be ready in six days when they face the New York Knicks in their season opener.