Things looked grim for the Chicago Bulls’ playoff hopes as they missed frequently from the field and were in danger of going down 2-1 to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Down the stretch, the Bulls put the ball in Derrick Rose‘s hands, who missed a fair portion of the poor shots he took. After a ridiculous J.R. Smith three to tie the game at 96, it was Derrick’s turn to deliver. Luckily for Bulls fans, the Windy City Assassin came through when it most mattered:
As unbelievable as a game-winning playoff-bank-shot-three can be, Derrick was as humble as ever … or he just simply didn’t know how to act:
Also a little unknown NBA fact – if you hit a game winner, you don’t have to call bank:
As ugly as the offense can look for both teams, this is going to continue to be a great series.