about some of the painfully obvious tank-esque lineups they've been using. The Bulls countered by saying some of their vets need some rest. Since the All-Star break, the Bulls are 1-5 SU, 2-4 ATS. Their lone win came against fellow tankee, Dallas.
"After the All-Star break, we had communication with the league office about Robin and Justin's roles," said Bulls executive vice president John Paxson. "After healthy dialogue, the league determined that their situations fall into the 'player rest' policy. We respect the communication and cooperative dialogue with the league and will adhere to their recommendations going forward."