Today has been over 500 days in waiting. After all the hype; after all the self promotion; after all the controversy; after the endless videos; Derrick Rose is making his regular season debut. Rose and the Chicago Bulls open the regular season on Tuesday night in Miami as they look to spoil the Heat’s ring ceremony. Chicago’s finest rose has resurrected.
But before the game tonight, hit the links to get through this Tuesday morning.
Brandon Marshall continues to insist that Jay Cutler will recover quicker than anyone anticipates, suggesting that the quarterback may even play against the Green Bay Packers on Monday. (ESPN Chicago)
Despite other suggestions, Bears head coach Marc Trestman is not altering the original timeline for Cutler’s recovery time. (Chicago Tribune)
A long-term deal between the Chicago Cubs and starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija appears to be a long-shot. (Chicago Sun Times)
Who would the Cubs target in a potential trade of Samardzija? (Cubs Den)
Will Tom Thibodeau’s coaching style impact how healthy the Bull are this season? (Daily Herald)