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Kevin Love to the Bulls? Not... gonna... happen...

Kevin Love to the Bulls? Not... gonna... happen...
Kevin Love has made it very clear that he does not want to play for the Minnesota Timberwolves. He has an Early Termination Option in his contract next summer, and he has made it very clear to Minnesota general manager Flip Saunders that he will definitely opt out of his contract. The Bulls made a... Read more »

Jimmy Butler gets less respect than Rodney Dangerfield

Jimmy Butler gets less respect than Rodney Dangerfield
EDIT: About 90 minutes after I published this article, the Chicago Tribune’s K.C. Johnson reported that Jimmy Butler has been added to the U.S. Select team that will practice against the Men’s National Team starting July 28. Jimmy Butler joins Doug McDermott on U.S. Select team that will practice against national team next week in... Read more »

McDermott, Snell named Samsung All-NBA Summer League First Team

McDermott, Snell named Samsung All-NBA Summer League First Team
Rookie forward Doug McDermott and second-year guard Tony Snell were each named to the Samsung All-NBA Summer League First Team, the league announced today. Glen Rice, Jr. of the Wizards was named the Most Valuable Player of the league. Snell finished fifth in the Summer League in scoring, putting up 20.0 points per game. The... Read more »
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Bulls Summer League team finally loses as McDermott sits

Bulls Summer League team finally loses as McDermott sits
The Bulls Summer League team finally lost a game Saturday night, dropping an 80-61 decision to the Kings in the quarterfinals of the elimination round. Bulls Summer League Game 5 Box Score Bulls Summer League Final Stats Bulls Summer League Player Evaluations Tony Snell led the Bulls Summer League team with 20.0 points 6/14 shooting,... Read more »

Bulls Summer League team wins again - McDermott struggles, Snell shines, Bairstow contract rumors

Bulls Summer League team wins again - McDermott struggles, Snell shines, Bairstow contract rumors
The Bulls Summer League team finally lost a quarter Thursday, but overall they did just enough to defeat the Sixers Summer League squad 79-68. The win moves the Bulls Summer League team into the Vegas quarterfinals, where they will meet the Kings on Saturday at 7 PM CT. The game will be broadcast live on... Read more »

Gasol Bulls are favorites in the East, at least according to Pau

Gasol Bulls are favorites in the East, at least according to Pau
The Pau Gasol Bulls are favorites to win the Eastern Conference, according to the man himself. In an interview with Spanish website Marca.com, Gasol touched on many topics, including whether or not he thought he could win another ring with the Bulls: Of course I can be a champion in Chicago. If not, I would... Read more »
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Bulls Summer League team dominating, #1 seed in elimination round

Bulls Summer League team dominating, #1 seed in elimination round
The Chicago Bulls Summer League team blew out another opponent on Tuesday, destroying the Wolves 107-73 to finish with a perfect record in the preliminary round.  The 34-point win was the second largest in Samsung Summer League history. Doug McDermott once again showed why the Bulls traded so much to acquire him on draft night,... Read more »

Bulls Summer League Game 2 - McDermott, Snell destroy the Nuggets

Bulls Summer League Game 2 - McDermott, Snell destroy the Nuggets
The Bulls Summer League team continued to dominate the competition Sunday, making a SL record 19 three-pointers as they blew out the Nuggets 103-76. Box Score Doug McDermott recoverd nicely from his Game 1 struggles, leading the Bulls with 31 points in 27 minutes of action. He did it with incredible efficiency, making 7/12 shots... Read more »

Bulls Summer League opener - Snell destroys Delonte West, Clippers

Bulls Summer League opener - Snell destroys Delonte West, Clippers
Saturday night was the Bulls Summer League opener, and while Doug McDermott struggled some in his first NBA game, Tony Snell was outstanding as the Bulls defeated the Clippers 86-70. Box Score Snell was outstanding on both ends of the floor, making 10/14 shots from the field, including 5/7 from behind the arc. He drove... Read more »
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Gasol sign and trade to the Bulls, could this precede Melo sign and trade?

Gasol sign and trade to the Bulls, could this precede Melo sign and trade?
The Spanish newspaper Marca is reporting that a Pau Gasol sign and trade to the Bulls is all but completed, although they haven’t indicated exactly what other players will be involved in the deal. If you don’t want to read the entire article in Spanish, here are the main points that were made: The Bulls were... Read more »
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