Bradford Doolittle provides reasoning for why Derrick Rose should not suit up for the Bulls this postseason, pointing to a possible disruption of the rotation and the fact that Rose typically starts seasons slow.
Bradford Doolittle writes that the Oklahoma City Thunder, despite trading playmaker James Harden, have improved on offense this season. Coach Scott Brooks' playing-style adjustments and Kevin Martin's steady play are among the reasons why.
The Spurs and Thunder have taken drastically different paths to get to the Western Conference finals, and now their opposing styles will clash. Bradford Doolittle has five things we have learned that should tell us something about this series.