On the morning of April 28, 2012, the prospects of Derrick Rose and the Bulls looked limitless.
Rose reigned as the youngest most valuable player in NBA history, with a Rookie of the Year award and three All-Star selections in his rearview mirror since the Bulls used the No. 1 overall pick in 2008 to draft the homegrown product. The Bulls were the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs for the second straight season.