It's been a frustrating watch through the season's first 50 games, but there's at least one overriding positive as the Bulls get ready for the stretch run: Derrick Rose's game is coming back.
It's just one of 82 regular season home games. Win by 20 or lose by 50, they'll still be at least seven games over .500 and in the top four in the Eastern Conference.
The Warriors never really were in serious doubt with Stephen Curry out of the lineup.
Now that the calendar has flipped to 2016 and the Bears' season is in the books, it's time to go all in on the NBA regular season, which is rapidly approaching the halfway point.