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Rose gets back to his winning ways

Bulls star hopes first playoff series victory is only first step

Updated: April 27, 2011, 9:40 AM ET
By Michael Wilbon | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- It's not a long résumé Derrick Rose has put together, but it's pretty darn impressive: back-to-back state high school championships, a trip to the Final Four in his only year in college.

But Rose, as is his nature, was concerned primarily about what was missing from that résumé, which is to say a playoff series victory. There were two failed closeout chances, one against the Boston Celtics two years ago as a rookie and the second just Saturday in ...

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