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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
I discuss Bobby Portis, Trade rumors, the top 10 GMs, and the Bulls offseason plans...
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...
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 »
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 »
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 »