Derrick Rose scores 31 in spite of injury

Updated: January 11, 2012, 11:33 PM ET
By Nick Friedell | ESPNChicago.com

MINNEAPOLIS -- Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose re-aggravated an injury on his left big toe during the first quarter of Tuesday night's 111-100 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.

"You know I won't tell you," Rose said when asked about the injury after the game. "Activated my turf toe. But I'm fine. Finished the game. Towards the end, I didn't feel it. Took an Advil. I was good."

Rose collided with Timberwolves forward Anthony Tolliver late in the first quarter ...

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