CBS 2 Chicago wbbm7801059 670 The Score
New!  CBS Chicago Weather iPhone App: Daily Forecasts, Weather Alerts & Radar Maps!  Free Download »

Bulls

Bulls Waive Guard Rip Hamilton

Richard Hamilton of the Chicago Bulls looks to pass while guarded by Courtney Lee and Luis Scola of the Houston Rockets on April 2, 2012 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Hamilton returned to the Bull's lineup for the first time since injuring his right shoulder on March 5th. (Photo by Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images) /Getty Images)

Richard Hamilton of the Chicago Bulls looks to pass while guarded by Courtney Lee and Luis Scola of the Houston Rockets on April 2, 2012 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Hamilton returned to the Bull’s lineup for the first time since injuring his right shoulder on March 5th. (Photo by Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images) /Getty Images)

Bulls Central
Shop for Bulls Gear
Buy Bulls Tickets

NBA Scoreboard
NBA Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

(CBS) — The Chicago Bulls have waived shooting guard Richard “Rip” Hamilton, according to a team release.

Hamilton appeared in 78 games over two seasons with the Bulls and averaged 10.5 points per game and 2.6 assists per game and averaged 22.9 minutes.

Hamilton signed with the Bulls as a free agent on Dec. 14, 2011.