By Brain Rauf, Chat Sports
The NBA preseason is in full swing as we inch closer to the start of the regular season on Oct. 27. With just two weeks to go, teams are ramping up their preparations for the long haul ahead.
Check out the latest NBA news and rumors below.
• Chicago Bulls head coach Fred Hoiberg said that point guard Derrick Rose may be cleared to begin activities within a week and could return to playing soon. Rose sustained a broken orbital bone at practice on Sept. 29 and underwent surgery.