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What role will Jimmy Butler have for the Bulls?

What role will Jimmy Butler have for the Bulls?
When Jimmy Butler was drafted by the Chicago Bulls out of Marquette, eventually the idea was that he would replace Ronnie Brewer, and have a similar role within the bench mob. Now that Brewer is gone (and with him Kyle Korver, meaning 2/3 of the Chicago Jazz or Utah Bulls are now gone) it’s ready... Read more »

Kirk Hinrich healthy, starting for Bulls tonight

Kirk Hinrich healthy, starting for Bulls tonight
The Chicago Bulls will begin the season without Derrick Rose, of course, but they won’t have to begin the year without Kirk Hinrich. He’s back with the Bulls after signing with the team as a free agent this offesason. He will start alongside Richard Hamilton, Luol Deng, Carlos Boozer and Joakim Noah tonight in the... Read more »

Very in depth Chicago Bulls Season Preview

Very in depth Chicago Bulls Season Preview
His Adidas commercial portrays the scene pretty darn accurately as all of Chicago went silent when Derrick Rose clutched his knee in the first game of the Bulls’ opening round playoff series against the 76ers with the worst coming true; a torn ACL.  With Rose’s return questionable for this season, the Bulls must simply survive... Read more »
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Derrick Rose talks about his rehab

Derrick Rose talks about his rehab
Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose addressed the media today for the first time in awhile and said “I’m at peace with my health and no one should be worried” “just trying to stay positive, work extremely hard to be better than before. I’m working on my patience knowing that I have to prove I’m ready... Read more »

Bulls summer league roster includes Illini Demetri McCamey

Bulls summer league roster includes Illini Demetri McCamey
The Chicago Bulls announced their team which will participate in the 2012 Las Vegas Summer League.  Current Bulls forward Jimmy Butler (last year’s #1 pick out of Marquette), along with Chicago’s first-round pick Marquis Teague (No. 29 overall in the 2012 NBA Draft out of Kentucky) highlight this summer’s 12-man roster. Will Teague be the... Read more »

Philly amnesties Elton Brand, should Bulls do same with Boozer?

Philly amnesties Elton Brand, should Bulls do same with Boozer?
The Philadelphia 76ers will release former All-Star Elton Brand under the league’s amnesty clause, according to ESPN: The move to release Brand will be necessitated by the expected signing of free-agent guard Nick Young and the planned re-signing of center Spencer Hawes. Teams that did not use their one-time amnesty clause last season can waive... Read more »
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No way Bulls should match Rockets' offer for Omer Asik

With restricted free agent Omer Asik signing a 3-year, $25.1 million offer sheet with the Houston Rockets, the Chicago Bulls have a major decision to make in the up-coming days; pay their back-up center more than eight million dollars per year or let him walk.  The solution is rather simple; wave good-bye to Asik.  ... Read more »

Sizing up Bulls Draft pick Marquis Teague

Derrick Rose.  Tyreke Evans.  John Wall.  Brandon Knight.  The lineage of John Calipari-coached point guards is beyond impressive.  That tradition continues with McDonald’s All-American and one-and-done Marquis Teague from Kentucky. Teague is one of six players from Lexington who were drafted this year.  He was joined by fellow Wildcats Anthony Davis,  Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (who went... Read more »

What moves should Bulls make on Draft night?

What moves should Bulls make on Draft night?
Winning 50 games in the lockout shortened season of 2011-12 was a major accomplishment for the Chicago Bulls.  However, all that excitement and hopefulness of re-claiming the Larry O’Brien Trophy came crashing down with one injury to Derrick Rose.  Unfortunately, that’s how the Bulls 2011-12 season will be remembered. Being the best regular season team... Read more »
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How Derrick Rose's injury reshapes Bulls entire offseason approach

How Derrick Rose's injury reshapes Bulls entire offseason approach
With Derrick Rose’s health condition up in the air for the 2012-13 season after tearing his ACL in the playoffs, the Chicago Bulls enter the off-season with a ton of uncertainty.  Luol Deng’s name has already popped up in numerous trade rumors as the team tries to deal with the fallout from losing their star... Read more »
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