Thibs said DRose, Deng are out vs. Bobcats. #Bulls— K.C Johnson (@KCJHoop) April 18, 2012
Rose's sore right foot will keep him out of the lineup for the 25th time this season. It's the fifth different injury Rose has sustained this season. Deng will miss his second straight game and 11th of the season with bruised ribs.
Chicago should still be able to overpower the Bobcats without Rose and Deng, though that was also presumed before Chicago's loss to the Washington Wizards on Monday night.
As for Deng and Rose's status on Thursday vs. the Heat?
Asked Thibs if DRose, Deng might play Thursday vs. Miami. "We're not even thinking about tomorrow," he said. #Bulls— K.C Johnson (@KCJHoop) April 18, 2012