Chicago Bulls: 5-on-5

5-on-5 preview: East final rematch is here

January, 29, 2012
1/29/12
1:38
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By ESPN.com
ESPNChicago.com
The Chicago Bulls are off to their best start since the Jordan days and on Sunday, they'll be looking for revenge. It's the first matchup between these two teams since the Heat ended the Bulls' breakout season in the Eastern Conference finals in five games.

Does Derrick Rose have a leg up on LeBron for MVP this season? Is Derrick Rose a better big game player than LeBron or D-Wade? Was Rip Hamilton a bigger signing than Shane Battier? Will the Bulls repeat as East regular season champs? Will the Bulls reach the Finals?

In another edition of the Heat Index's 5-on-5 series, our stable of writers and voices play some "Fact or Fiction" with the story lines surrounding Sunday's Bulls-Heat matchup.

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TEAM LEADERS

POINTS
Jimmy Butler
PTS AST STL MIN
22.0 3.3 1.5 40.0
OTHER LEADERS
ReboundsP. Gasol 11.4
AssistsD. Rose 4.8
StealsJ. Butler 1.5
BlocksP. Gasol 2.1