Posts tagged "maurice cheeks"

Bulls / Thibodeau reach verbal agreement

Per a bunch of places, but here’s KC: Tom Thibodeau has accepted the Bulls’ 3-year offer to become the team’s 18th head coach in franchise history, according to sources. No formal announcement can be made until the conclusion of the NBA Finals between the Lakers and Thibodeau’s Celtics. Also some info about his assistants: Sources... Read more »

Cheeks and Adams to become assistants?

Per Sam Smith: There have been other reports of a three-year deal similar to the contract Del Negro worked under and that former Chicago prep star and 76ers All Star Mo Cheeks and former Bulls assistant Ron Adams, both now on the staff of the Oklahoma City Thunder, could work with Thibodeau. Another source, whose... Read more »

General coaching update [yeah I'm slow]

Per KC Johnson: “I have no, at all, desire to go back to Chicago and coach the Bulls,” Jackson told reporters before Game 5 of the Western Conference finals in Phoenix. The report went on to say the Nets had made similar back-channel efforts to gauge Jackson’s interest. “Those channels have not reached me,” Jackson... Read more »

A plethora of Bulls head coaching updates

Bulls like Thibodeau and Casey: Despite five teams currently without head coaches, there hasn’t been much reported overlap on candidates the Bulls are eyeing. Dwane Casey, a finalist when Vinny Del Negro got the job in 2008, is being considered by New Orleans. And Tom Thibodeau, who could draw interest from the Bulls when the... Read more »