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And playing with Rose, who perhaps made the most important statement of all with 38 minutes and reporting no physical problems the day after. “I feel good,” said Rose. “I’m real confident in my body and how hard I worked to get back here, and I feel great today. As far as playing those type of minutes every game, we’ll have to see. I know that we have a dangerous team. It just takes us coming out and playing with that aggression right away and everybody following behind. But I don’t have to worry about anything. Just go out and play.’’ Soreness? Aches? “None,” said Rose. “Feeling great.’’ NBA.com
KC Johnson: Unclear if Mirotic will miss time. 2 days of treatment between Games 2 and 3 is on Bulls' side. But Mirotic is sore today. Twitter @KCJHoop
After grimacing on the bench while trying to put weight on the leg, Mirotic limped to the locker room with what the team described as a left quad strain. A league source told CBSSports.com on Tuesday that the injury is not believed to involve ligament damage, but Mirotic is being re-evaluated nonetheless. CBSSports.com
Nikola Mirotic left the Chicago Bulls' win Monday night late in the fourth quarter with multiple injuries following scuffles with Bucks big man Zaza Pachulia. The Bulls said Mirotic has a left quad strain and will be re-evaluated Tuesday morning. Mirotic also has a swollen left knee, and the fear in the locker room immediately after the 91-82 win over the Milwaukee Bucks was that he might have a concussion as well. ESPN.com
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