Bulls: Thoughts, Grades and Takeaways Through First Two Games of Season

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Oct 23, 2015; Lincoln, NE, USA; Chicago Bulls forward Pau Gasol (16) grabs a rebound against the Dallas Mavericks at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Chicago defeated Dallas 103-102. Mandatory Credit: Steven Branscombe-USA TODAY Sports

The Starters

PG. Chicago Bulls. DERRICK ROSE. B+. Sure, Rose is 13-for-33 shooting from the field in the first two games, but for a game who played in just one preseason game, Rose is looking like the Rose of old. The former MVP has only taken three three-pointers in the first two games and has looked to attack the basket every chance he gets. The production will come, but the speed burst and strength are there.

A. There’s 80 games left, but <strong><a href=. SG/SF. Chicago Bulls. JIMMY BUTLER

B-. The reason why <strong><a href=. SF. Chicago Bulls. TONY SNELL

PF. Chicago Bulls. NIKOLA MIROTIC. A+. How great has <strong><a href=

B-. <strong><a href=. C. Chicago Bulls. PAU GASOL

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