The "G" stands for "Getting $95 million"

The "G" stands for "Getting $95 million"
Jimmy Butler, Chicago Bulls finalizing a five-year, $95M maximum contract with player option after four years, league sources tell Yahoo. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 1, 2015 According to Adrian Wojnarowski, Jimmy Butler and the Chicago Bulls are finalizing a five-year deal worth $95 million with a player option after the fourth season. Supposedly, teams... Read more »

Unexpected: Jimmy Butler is considering taking the five year offer

Unexpected: Jimmy Butler is considering taking the five year offer
From K.C. Johnson last night: http://www.chicagotribune.com/sports/basketball/bulls/ct-jimmy-butler-free-agency-bulls-spt-0701-20150630-story.html After originally expressing hesitation over signing the Bulls’ five-year, roughly $90 million maximum offer, Jimmy Butler is finding the option more appealing with a player option for the final season, sources said. This was confirmed by Marc Stein today: Hearing Bulls swingman Jimmy Butler is leaning strongly toward taking... Read more »

Marc Stein: Bulls discuss $15 million deal with Dunleavy

Marc Stein: Bulls discuss $15 million deal with Dunleavy
ESPN sources say Chicago Bulls are closing in on a three-year, $15 million deal to bring back in-demand swingman Mike Dunleavy — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 1, 2015 On the face of the current cap, this is a lot of cheddar for Dunleavy. But with the cap rising next season, it’s actually very solid value... Read more »
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Free Agent Targets: Point Guards - Part 1

Free Agent Targets: Point Guards - Part 1
As it currently stands, the Chicago Bulls only have one point guard on the roster under contract – Derrick Rose. Aaron Brooks is a free agent. Kirk Hinrich is there, but… Given the injury history of Rose, coupled with the fact that he is set to earn $20.1 million in 2015-16 (and $21.3 million in... Read more »

Bobby Portis brings donuts, will wear #5

Bulls GM Gar Forman and Head Coach @ISUMayor32 announce #Bulls new draft pick @BPortistime. pic.twitter.com/CQ456gw7Sa — Chicago Bulls (@chicagobulls) June 29, 2015 That’s how you make friends, Bobby. Bobby Portis: "I've always outworked everyone. That's how I've got to where I am." — K.C. Johnson (@KCJHoop) June 29, 2015 Portis says he patterns his game... Read more »

Bulls Beat #368 - Bobby Portis and off-season rumors

Bulls Beat #368 - Bobby Portis and off-season rumors
I discuss Bobby Portis, Trade rumors, the top 10 GMs, and the Bulls offseason plans...
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Top 10 NBA front offices

So I was trying to think, who would the best NBA front offices be? First, I'll admit to not being a full expert on all of the other teams. I don't expect this list to be "correct", but I thought it was a great idea to try and figure it out anyway...

Now Is Your Time, Tony Snell

Now Is Your Time, Tony Snell
The draft was fun. It always is. Fans from every team vicariously watch the best young basketball talent, from all parts of the globe, converge in New York City, where their dreams of becoming an NBA player are finally realized. It’s a cool moment for these players, but even more so for their adoring fans.... Read more »

Bulls plan to keep Dunleavy

Bulls plan to keep Dunleavy
From K.C. Johnson: http://www.chicagotribune.com/sports/basketball/bulls/ct-fred-hoiberg-bulls-nba-draft-spt-0627-20150626-story.html The Bulls are prepared to enter luxury tax territory for just the second time in franchise history this season. That speaks not only to management’s knowledge Butler will command a maximum contract — at a length likely of his choosing — but bodes well for he chance to re-sign Mike Dunleavy.... Read more »
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2015 NBA Draft Recap

2015 NBA Draft Recap
Are you kidding me?! The Bulls got a Top 10 talent at pick 22. I did not do a write-up on Bobby Portis because I thought the latest he would last was at pick 16. While the Bulls needed some a backup point guard, some wing depth, and some athleticism, the Bulls got the steal... Read more »