Let’s play let’s say.
Let’s say the Bulls will win the NBA East.
Let’s say it matters who wins in the NBA East when there are five better teams in the NBA West.
Let’s say LeBron James’ back problems are worse than Derrick Rose’s (a body part to be named).
Let’s say the Bulls deserve the benefit of the doubt, rather than the doubt itself, and let’s say there is much less doubt than benefit.
Let’s say this Bulls team does not need to be hard-nosed, but rather nose in the air, free and formless, that this team is going to shoot first and answer questions later just to make a point. Or...