The Chicago Bulls got their post-All Star break season started Friday at home against the Phoenix Suns. It was the first look at what Chicago would look like without Taj Gibson and Doug McDermott, recently traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder. Well, it’s official. Taj Gibson and Doug McDermott are gone. Both played tonight for […] Chicago Bulls vs. Phoenix Suns: A Messy Win -...
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Dwyane Wade discusses getting back in the flow after All-Star break.
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Nikola Mirotic had many nice things to say about Doug McDermott and Taj Gibson following the Bulls' first game without the duo.
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Dwyane Wade was almost the goat, and not the one with periods between the letters. With just seconds remaining and the Chicago up by two points, Wade was assessed a foul for obstructing the three-point shot of the Suns' Devin Booker and the Bulls guard was not pleased: Thankfully, for Wade, Booker made the first two free throws but missed the third, and the game went to overtime...
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11 hours ago
CHICAGO (AP) Dwyane Wade is back in the Chicago Bulls' lineup for the first time in two weeks. The 12-time All-Star and three-time NBA champion was ready to suit up against the Phoenix Suns on Friday after missing three games before the All-Star break. Wade sat out two games because of a bruised right wrist and missed a third against Boston on Feb. 16 because of an illness in...
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While Jimmy Butler’s name was tossed about in multiple trade rumors leading up to the NBA trade deadline, the Bulls decided to keep their star. Reports indicate, however, that a rebuilding project may take place in the summer.The rebuilding project could include a Butler trade. If it does, it will likely lead to Dwyane Wade’s departure from Chicago.“The Chicago Bulls are more...
The trade deadline has come and gone, with the Chicago Bulls making one perplexing move. Jimmy Butler is still in a Bulls uniform, but the roster surrounding him has become worse. Will the front office ever hold itself accountable? On Thursday afternoon at 3 p.m. Eastern, the NBA trade deadline officially came to a close. […] Chicago Bulls Blurbs: Trade Deadline Aftermath - Pippen...
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Jimmy Butler is still a member of the Chicago Bulls despite rumors swirling he could have been shipped out of town ahead of Thursday’s NBA trade deadline.With the dust still settling post-deadline, Butler now finds himself on a squad without Taj Gibson and Doug McDermott and three new teammates. Despite the roster shakeup and uncertainty about how the new-look Bulls will proceed...
The Chicago Bulls must really want to corner the market on non-shooters.According to a report by K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune on Thursday, the Bulls “pushed hard” for Andre Roberson to be included in their deadline day deal with the Oklahoma City Thunder, but the Thunder resisted, preferring instead to re-sign Roberson. The Bulls ultimately settled instead for Cameron...
For the Atlanta Hawks, this season has been defined by indecision. The team traded Kyle Korver to the conference-rival Cleveland Cavaliers earlier in the season. At that point, the expectation was that Atlanta might blow this whole thing up.After all, it came mere months after fellow former All-Stars Jeff Teague and Al Horford departed during the offseason.Now, right in the thick...
Cameron Payne, Joffrey Lauvergne, and Anthony Morrow are on the Bulls! Who exactly are they? Goodbye Taj Gibson, Doug McDermott, and a 2018 second round pick (that could become valuable should the Bulls go full tank) Hello Cameron Payne, Joffrey Lauvergne, and Anthony Morrow! I’m not going to evaluate this trade in terms of value given and value received, because it will just...
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The Chicago Bulls are preparing to give new acquisition Cameron Payne every chance to make the point guard position his own.After dealing Doug McDermott and Taj Gibson to Oklahoma City to get Payne, it was made pretty clear that the Bulls are essentially ready to hand the keys over to the 22-year old. The Thunder also felt very strongly about Payne, but simply accepted that he was...
Jahlil Okafor isn’t dumb—he knows a trade away from the Philadelphia 76ers is likely so he might as well go ahead and make it known where he would like to play.Per the former Duke star himself, the Chicago Bulls are No. 1 on his list.ESPN’s Marc Stein dropped the report: It’s an unexpected development from Okafor himself. His name popped up around the New Orleans Pelicans...
The Chicago Bulls haven’t sounded like a team willing to trade star guard Jimmy Butler. Still, this hasn’t stopped the Boston Celtics from trying. And the Bulls, at least, are willing to play ball by naming what it would cost to rip Butler away. Turner Sports’ David Aldridge provided the report, according to Brian Robb of 98.5 The Sports Hub: This isn’t much of a shocker...
The Boston Celtics are apparently very much involved in trade talks for Jimmy Butler, but one of the demands is proving unpalatable for them.TNT’s David Aldridge told NBA TV that the Chicago Bulls are insisting on forward Jae Crowder as part of any deal for Butler, and thus far, the Celtics are simply unwilling to give him up. It gives you an idea of the steep price that the Celtics...
With the NBA season officially past the halfway point, it's becoming more and more clear which teams are truly in the playoff hunt and which are on the verge of underachieving status. The Bulls and Knicks seems full of dysfunction while teams like the Blazers, Magic and Kings can't seem to get their bearings.Welcome back to the Yardbarker roundtable, where we take a look at some...
Jimmy Butler remains one of the most notable names on the trade block ahead of the deadline after the DeMarcus Cousins ordeal. With the Chicago Bulls flirting with a rebuild over the past couple of years, Butler has looked like an obvious trade candidate to rebuilders and contenders alike. Tuesday, the Chicago Tribune‘s K.C. Johnson threw some cold water on the situation: Yesterday...
The talk of the Boston Celtics heavily pursuing the Chicago Bulls’ Jimmy Butler has been an NBA trade rumor that’s been going on all 2017. But recently it’s been reported that the Bulls have formally opened up discussions with the Celtics in regards to Jimmy Butler. Jimmy is in his sixth season with the Chicago Bulls and has been getting better year after year after year. He’s...
CHICAGO (AP) Dancing on the roof, microphone in hand as he lip-synched to ''Twist and Shout,'' Benny the Bull was putting on quite a performance as his tricked-out black van rolled through downtown Chicago. It was not quite ''Ferris Bueller's Day Off,'' and it won't be coming to a theater near you. But as spoofs go, "Benny's Day Off" is quite a production. The story starring...
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