There were plenty of reasons that the Chicago Bulls made it to the NBA Eastern Conference Finals last season.  Good coaching, tough defense, the coming-out party of F Luol Deng and the youngest-ever league MVP, Derrick Rose. 

Rounding out “The Bench Mob” is Ronnie Brewer.  An injury kept him from competing for the starting 2-guard spot, but Brewer coming off of the bench was a huge gain for the Bulls.  He is a lanky defender who should have earned some All-Defensive Team votes last season.  He’s not a great three-point shooter, but he can create other ways to score with his awkward shooting stroke. …