Once upon a time -- back when Derrick Rose was the NBA's MVP -- the Bulls had no peer in the Central Division.
The fact that Derrick Rose proclaimed that he’s “100 percent” and will “definitely” begin the season in the Bulls’ lineup shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone.
No. 17 was what Chico Carrasquel wore. It was worn by Carlos May (whose birthday, May 17, was displayed on the back of his uniform). It was the number worn by Mark Grace; then by Ken Griffey Jr.
With the college game's Final Four approaching and the NBA regular season winding down, there's another level of basketball that always captures my attention this time of the year.
In a few hours this will be moot, but with Thursday evening's announcement of the NBA All-Star Game reserves, below are CSNChicago.com's picks.