By Jordan Ramirez
Contributor to CSNChicago.com
Jimmy Butler spent the first half watching James Harden bury bucket after bucket over Kirk Hinrich, knowing he'd eventually get his chance to shut down the NBA's leading scorer.
Jimmy Butler proved Monday there was more than one elite shooting guard on the United Center floor.
Pau Gasol, who spent the last seven seasons in Los Angeles, wasn't serious when he said he was "loving" the Chicago cold front that struck the city Monday morning.
The Bulls enter Monday's tilt against the Houston Rockets as one of the hottest teams in the NBA having won 12 of their last 14 games.