No rest for the weary

Bulls running out of time to get healthy and back in sync before playoffs start

Updated: April 17, 2012, 2:09 AM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- How weary are the Chicago Bulls?

So weary that Derrick Rose's limp has a limp.

So weary that Luol Deng aged nine years on his birthday.

Not so weary, however, that coach Tom Thibodeau was willing to make excuses for one of his team's worst performances of the year. With the playoffs drawing ever closer and home-court advantage still in doubt, the Bulls collapsed under the weight of one of the NBA's bottom-feeders, losing 87-84 Monday night to the Washington ...

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