Cody Westerlund

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A sports editor for CBSChicago.com and 670TheScore.com, Cody Westerlund also covers the Bulls. Prior to coming on board in January 2014, he previously had covered college and high school sports in the Champaign, Ill., and Ames, Iowa areas. Westerlund graduated from the University of Illinois in 2010 and lives on the North Side.

Follow him on Twitter @CodyWesterlund.

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Kings Nab 8th Slot In Draft Lottery Tiebreaker

The chances of Sacramento conveying its first-round pick to Chicago are infinitesimal.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2016

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Bulls Roster Breakdown: Who’s Staying, Who’s Going?

A crucial offseason awaits, one that management has promised will include roster turnover.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2016

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Bulls’ John Paxson Gives Support To Fred Hoiberg But Wants Much More From Him

“Fred is going to have to work at it,” Paxson says.

CBS Chicago–04/14/2016

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No Changes At Top For Bulls, Who Say Everything Else Is On Table

“This year wasn’t acceptable,” executive John Paxson says.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2016

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Bulls Are In Line For No. 14 Pick In NBA Draft

The NBA Draft lottery will take place May 17.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2016

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Bulls Believe They’ve Got Something In Cristiano Felicio

Felicio scored a career-high 16 points to help the Bulls past the Cavs on Saturday.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2016

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Fred Hoiberg’s Offseason Focus: Continuing To Build Relationships With Team Leaders

Hoiberg believes there’s a misconception regarding his relationships with players.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2016

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Jimmy Butler Relishing Being Bulls’ Go-To Guy In Crunch Time

Butler’s 25 points and quality decision-making led Chicago to a victory at Milwaukee.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2016

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Bulls’ Derrick Rose, Taj Gibson Out Against Bucks

Rose is dealing with a left elbow injury, while Gibson has a rib fracture.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2016

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Bulls’ Playoff Hopes Take Huge Blow With Loss To Pistons

A triple-double from Jimmy Butler wasn’t enough for Chicago, which sits two games out of a playoff spot.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2016

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Bulls’ Derrick Rose Out Against Pistons

Rose needs to see improvement in his left elbow if he’s to play Sunday.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2016

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Bulls’ Derrick Rose Continues To Deal With Soreness In Elbow

Additionally, Taj GIbson is tending to a personal matter back home.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2016

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Westerlund: 5 Thoughts After Bulls-Hawks

The Bulls are 36-37, the latest they’ve been sub-.500 in a season since April 2010.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2016

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Bulls Open ‘Do-Or-Die’ Week With Team Meeting To Vent

“It starts with competing with this group,” coach Fred Hoiberg says.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2016

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Fred Hoiberg Left Puzzled By Bulls’ Effort With Playoff Berth In Limbo

Chicago fell to 36-34 and sits a game behind Detroit for the East’s final playoff spot.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2016

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Bulls Rally, Avoid Loss That Could’ve Haunted Them In Playoff Race

Chicago remains tied with Detroit for the final playoff spot in the East.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2016

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Bulls’ Pau Gasol Will Return Against Kings

Gasol missed the past four games with right knee swelling.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2016

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Bulls Respond With Victory After Taj Gibson Snaps At Them

Chicago kept place in the playoff race, as it’s tied for eighth in the East.

CBS Chicago–03/19/2016

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Bulls’ Pau Gasol On Right Knee Injury: ‘We’re Managing It’

Gasol will miss Saturday’s game and is targeting a return for Monday or Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–03/19/2016

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Bulls’ Doug McDermott Stays In A Groove

McDermott scored 25 points in Thursday’s win, his third straight game with 20-plus points.

CBS Chicago–03/17/2016

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