In his first 2012 NBA Power Rankings, SB Nation's Tom Ziller slots the Chicago Bulls as the No. 3 overall team in the NBA, behind the MIami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder. The Bulls are coming off a decent week, with an impressive road victory over Orlando Magic and a thrashing of the Detroit Pistons balanced out by a home-and-home split with the Atlanta Hawks. Here's Ziller on the Bulls:
NBA Power Rankings 2012: Bulls Hold Strong In Top Three
Despite getting blown out last week by the Atlanta Hawks, the Chicago Bulls are rated as a top three team in the NBA.