You are a head coach of a basketball team. Your team is up by a comfortable double digit lead with only a few minutes left in the game. The other team is making a run and while they have not cut it to single digits, they have momentum.
That is what Bulls' Head Coach Tom Thibodeau was facing Saturday afternoon in their first game of the playoffs. He decided to leave Derrick Rose – the reigning MVP – in the game to secure a victory.