It has come to this. Every single text message, spoken word or frame of video is being analyzed.
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Wednesday will be Derrick Rose bobblehead night at the United Center. That has to be a sign!
The Heat have won 27 in a row. He'd never miss it.
Or he might.
Whether it was sitting on the bench for the first time or being officially listed as day-to-day, all the signs have been lacking in results.
Tuesday, the Bulls gave us our first real look at Rose in a competitive situation. I've watched him work out before almost every home game, but this is the first look at him against another NBA player. Watch our video of the 1-on-1 competition above and speculate for yourself.