Rose in control of Bulls, top spot

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Everybody knows Derrick Rose can play fast. He spent the first three months of the season atop our Rookie Rankings thanks in large part to his ability to direct the Bulls' offense and change directions at furious speeds.

Vinny Del Negro

"Sometimes we talk about him being in gear 10 already and he's got to pull it back some," Del Negro told the Chicago Sun-Times. "I thought he pulled it back to about gear six, played with it a little bit and attacked the basket when it was open."

(All stats and records are through Monday.)

NBA Rookie Rankings