Nikola Mirotic (left quad strain) had a limp following Monday's game against the Bucks
Jimmy Butler put the Bulls on his back during a 91-82 win over the Bucks on Monday, scoring a playoff career-high 31 points with nine rebounds, two assists, one block and three 3-pointers in 46 minutes.
Joakim Noah grabbed 19 boards against the Bucks on Monday with six points, five assists and one block in 32 minutes.
Taj Gibson played just 11 minutes against the Bucks on Monday with one rebound, three blocks and three turnovers.
Derrick Rose scored all 15 points in the second half against the Bucks on Monday, adding seven boards, nine assists, one steal, one block and two 3-pointers in 38 minutes.
Nikola Mirotic suffered a leg injury on Monday against the Bucks and did not return.
Kirk Hinrich (knee) will not play on Monday vs. the Bucks in Game 2.
Taj Gibson said his right knee is "fine," and he's expected to play in Game 2 against the Bucks on Monday.
Bulls' head coach Tom Thibodeau said that Kirk Hinrich (knee) is improving, but he's unsure about his status for Game 2 against the Bucks on Monday.
Head coach Tom Thibodeau praised Derrick Rose and said that all of his injuries have just made him stronger.
Derrick Rose looked 100 percent during a 103-91 win over the Bucks on Saturday, scoring 23 points with seven assists, two steals, one block and three 3-pointers.
Jimmy Butler scored a playoff career-high 25 points against the Bucks on Saturday with two rebounds, six assists, one steal and two 3-pointers on 8-of-14 from the field and 7-of-8 from the line in 35 minutes.
Joakim Noah played 35 minutes against the Bucks on Saturday with six points, 11 rebounds, four assists, three steals, one block and two turnovers.
Nikola Mirotic played 13 minutes against the Bucks on Saturday with five points, five boards, one assist and one 3-pointer.
Taj Gibson suffered a strained right knee on Saturday night and did not return.