Meanwhile, the Bulls are self-destructing right now. Can't find any rhythm offensively.
Jimmy Butler and Joe Ingles get tangled up on the baseline. Ingles fell to the floor and the Bulls guard stood over him and had words.
End of 3: Bulls 78, Jazz 77. A 12-point quarter from Trey Burke fuels the rally. Jazz went 15-of-21 shooting.
Bulls gave up 36 3rd quarter points
Jazz scored 37 points in the third...22 for the Bulls
Bulls once led by 21--lead cut to 1 after 3...78-77
Just as Dan Roberts calls out two minutes left in the third, Trey Burke scores and gets the foul. It's 73-69 Bulls after the free throw.
Bulls 73-64 Gasol-20 Butler-18 Rose-15
Rose out for Brooks with Bulls ahead 69-58. Rose played cautiously, more so in the third quarter and didn't really look to drive after half
Bulls lead cut to 11....60-49...847 left 3rd
Halftime: Bulls 56, Jazz 41. Jimmy Butler has 16 pts. Rose 13. Favors leading the Jazz with 10. Chicago from 3: 8/13. Utah from 3: 1/2.
Jazz down 56-41 to the Bulls at halftime
Bulls 56-41 halftime
Bulls 55-41 Butler and Rose=29points
And since when do the Bulls score 55 points in a half?
Bulls 7 of 11- 3s Bulls 50-36 216 left 3rd
Bulls are six for nine on three pointers with all six coming from behind the arc
Jimmy Butler with third open court strip of a guard.Has only blown one of the three breakaway dunks. 37-20 Bulls,
Niko with 2-3s...Bulls 37-20 ...Butler has taken Hayward out of this game
The Bulls play great defense. As a team that is a well-oiled machine
Dominant Bulls starters' 30-14 first quarter: Rose 10, Butler 9, Gasol 8...and a partridge in a pear tree
Bulls 30-14 after 1...Rose-10 Butler-9 Gasol-8 Bulls 58%fg
End of 1: Bulls 30, Jazz 14. Rose scored 10 points in eight minutes. Favors and Burks have 6 apiece. The Jazz go 6-of-19 on FGs.
Jazz down 20-10 to the Bulls with 4:30 remaining in the first quarter
In those 43 minutes -- the Bulls outscored their opponents 98-74.
Bulls 16-4 start. Rose with 10 points in first four minutes now on pace to score 120 points.
Turns out the Jazz were actually the game-time decision. Derrick Rose is fine. He has 10 points already. Bulls up 16-4 after four minutes.
Bulls 16-4 Rose is back.,....10 points
Rose has 10 points in 4 minutes -- including two threes. The Bulls' offense is rolling with him early.
7-0 Bulls, already...
About 40-50 percent of this place are Bulls fans....I may be SLIGHTLY overstating it
Bulls "regular" starting lineup of Rose, Butler, Dunleavy, Gasol, Noah starting together for third time this season. Thus far 2-0.
Tip-off about to happen. Bulls, Jazz...now
Lot of Bulls fans in this place right now
Bulls radio is Rollin in SLC. Apologies but I shaved. I was a human Chia pet. Bill is Grizzly Adams http://t.co/s46g6OoTDS
Bulls PR says Gasol and Rose will play tonight. They are in the starting lineup.
This is a new one. Your Bulls starters .... With an asterisk. http://t.co/ET8dlxZOR5
Derrick Rose, Jimmy Butler, Mike Dunleavy, Pau Gasol and Joakim Noah the starters for the Bulls. Rose still game time decision
Rose walks out to warm up on the floor and the Bulls fans crowded around the tunnel erupt.
Jerry Sloan in the building tonight to watch Bulls/Jazz.
My night is complete. That and hopefully a Bulls win ! http://t.co/IyEIZy8UcJ
Derrick rose and pau gasol may play tonight for the bulls against the jazz. Kirk hinrich and taj Gibson are out
Somebody thinks Derrick Rose will play tonight vs. Jazz. Per web sites, line has jumped this morning from Bulls -1/-2 to Bulls -3 ...