Bulls have big goals for short season

Derrick Rose & Co. report to practice in good shape for a title run

Updated: December 10, 2011, 12:28 AM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

DEERFIELD, Ill. -- Familiar sounds echoed in the Berto Center gym Friday night.

Carlos Boozer hollering, Tom Thibodeau teaching and the squeak-squeak-squeaking of fresh basketball shoes hitting the floor.

For basketball junkies, it was the sound of a season. Think Dr. Dre's long-awaited "Detox" album in high-tops.

While the confusing aftereffects of the lockout and the ugliness of the Chris Paul situation resonated around the league, it was a businesslike jam session ...

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