Rose's wizardry reaches its limit

A slow start and a hobbled superstar were too much for the Bulls to overcome

Updated: April 23, 2011, 9:52 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

INDIANAPOLIS -- The tattoo that graces Derrick Rose's left shoulder is of a wizard palming a basketball with the pseudo nickname, "Poohdini."

Aside from the obvious confusion -- Harry Houdini being a real-life magician, not a storybook wizard with a pointy cap -- it's a fitting reminder the kid called Pooh is a wizard/magician with the basketball.

In the first three games of this playoff series against Indiana, and pretty much all season, Rose led a team of Poohdinis ...

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