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“I don’t think anything’s for certain,” Butler says of whether the Bulls will for certain keep him after trade speculation.
“What we got to keep in mind is not only short term but long term,” Forman says.
Fred Hoiberg has had constant communication with Jimmy Butler, who was at the center of trade speculation.
“He gives you the opportunity to play in so many ways,” Fred Hoiberg says of Denzel Valentine.
“It hurt a little bit, but at the end of the day … everything is out of my control,” Rose says of being traded.
“We never made a single call,” Forman says. “We’re not looking to move Jimmy.”
The 6-foot-6, 210-pound Valentine averaged 19.2 points, 7.5 rebounds and 7.8 assists as a senior.
What’s this mean for the Bulls on draft night? What are the financial implications?
The Bulls traded Rose to the Knicks in an effort to get “younger” and “more athletic.”
The 23-year-old Dinwiddie averaged 4.8 points and 1.8 assists in 12 games for the Pistons in 2015-’16.
The Select Team trains with the Olympic squad that will head to Rio de Janeiro.
Butler’s on the outside looking in, but speculation persists that high-profile names could withdraw from consideration.
Noah’s on the downside of his career and hasn’t always seen eye to eye with Fred Hoiberg and Jimmy Butler.
Chicago holds the No. 14 and No. 48 picks in the June 23 draft.
The 22-year-old Valentine brings a versatile skill set that intrigues NBA teams.
Notre Dame’s Demetrius Jackson believes the Bulls will select a guard, and he could fit the bill.
The Bulls are in line to get the No. 14 pick. Who will they be looking at there?
The chances of Sacramento conveying its first-round pick to Chicago are infinitesimal.
A crucial offseason awaits, one that management has promised will include roster turnover.
“Fred is going to have to work at it,” Paxson says.