True to their identity

Bulls' formula of defense and grit good enough for 2-1 series lead over Nets

Updated: April 26, 2013, 10:57 AM ET
By Michael Wilbon | ESPNChicago.com

If you're waiting for the Chicago Bulls to hit all their free throws down the stretch or turn a 14-point fourth-quarter lead into a rout, even at home, stop. If you're thinking the Bulls are going to win these playoff games with a flourish, don't. They're not going to overwhelm anybody. They're not going to win going away or do anything that suggests they have control of a series. They're not that team. Too many injured knees and feet, too much rust, too offensively challenged even if healthy.


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