Get healthy: The Bulls got a glimpse of life without both Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah on Wednesday, and it wasn't a pleasant sight.
Endure the trade talk: The trade deadline hits next Thursday, and the Bulls are hoping to clear more cap space for this summer. That means unloading mainstay Kirk Hinrich for an expiring contract. Then again, it might not happen.
http://www.dailyherald.com/story/?id=358586&src=150Don't give Thomas away: Tyrus Thomas has played well in two games since his suspension, so the Bulls shouldn't feel any rush to get rid of him for nothing in return.
Players vent anger all the time in pro sports. The real issue is getting him to play consistently well, and maybe sitting out a game was a way to push his reset button.