Cody Westerlund

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A sports editor for and, 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 in the Lakeview neighborhood.

Follow him on Twitter @CodyWesterlund.

Bulls Continue To Talk With Nikola Mirotic’s Camp As He Remains Unsigned

Mirotic could play on the $7.2-million qualifying offer if the sides don’t reach a long-term deal.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2017

Westerlund: Can Anyone Explain How Doug Collins Is Going To Help The Bulls?

Collins has been hired as an advisor, but he’ll stay away from coaching and won’t make decisions.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2017

Bulls Hire Doug Collins As Senior Advisor Of Basketball Operations

Collins coached the Bulls for three seasons, from 1986 to 1989 and has more than 40 years of experience in the NBA.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2017

Bulls Sign Center Diamond Stone

Stone was a second-round pick in 2016 who had a disappointing rookie season.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2017

Bulls Add Shawn Respert As Director Of Player Development, Make Coaching Staff Switch

Nate Loenser has been added to Fred Hoiberg’s coaching staff.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2017

Bulls’ Cameron Payne To Have Surgery On Right Foot Again

Payne has suffered a fracture in his fifth metatarsal.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2017

Bulls Unveil Their 2017-’18 Schedule

After trading Jimmy Butler to embark on the rebuilding process, the Bulls will play just one game on national television.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2017

Amid Bulls’ Rebuild, Justin Holiday Is Ready To Step Into Leadership Role

“Kind of weird to say, I think I’m one of the oldest people on the team, which is a first for me,” Holiday says.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2017

Bulls Re-Sign Cris Felicio To 4-Year Deal

Felicio averaged 4.8 points and 4.7 rebounds while shooting 57.9 percent in 15.8 minutes per game in 2016-’17.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2017

Player Development For Those Like Kris Dunn Is The Priority For Fred Hoiberg, Bulls

“It’s fresh start,” Hoiberg says.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2017

With His ‘High Ceiling,’ Bulls Counting On Zach LaVine To Be A Cornerstone Of Rebuild

“It’s exciting to think about the possibilities of what you can do with players like Zach,” coach Fred Hoiberg says.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2017

Bulls Operating Under Assumption Dwyane Wade Wants To Be In Chicago, Not Bought Out … Yet

A Wade buyout “would have to be advantageous for us,” Bulls executive John Paxson says.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2017

Rebuilding Bulls Open To Taking On Bad Contract With Asset(s) Attached

“We want to have flexibility with our roster,” general manager Gar Forman says.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2017

Bulls Downplay Worry About Zach LaVine’s Torn ACL

“They said he’s doing great, he’s ahead of schedule,” Gar Forman says of LaVine.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2017

Bulls ‘Set A Direction’ With Trade Of Butler, Addition Of Players They Believe Fit Hoiberg’s System

“It’s going to be a difficult process, because that’s what rebuilding is about,” John Paxson says.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2017

Bulls Still Intend To Retain Nikola Mirotic, While Rajon Rondo’s Future Is Uncertain

The Bulls have until June 30 to decide whether to bring Rondo back for 2017-’18.

CBS Chicago–06/22/2017

Bulls Trade Butler To Wolves, Add LaVine, Dunn, Markkanen

The Bulls have set out on a rebuilding process.

CBS Chicago–06/22/2017

Dwyane Wade Informs Bulls He’ll Exercise His $23.8M Player Option

Wade averaged 18.3 points, 4.5 rebounds and 3.8 assists last season while shooting 43.4 percent.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2017

Bulls’ Jimmy Butler Named 3rd-Team All-NBA

Butler posted career highs with 23.9 points, 6.2 rebounds and 5.5 assists per game.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2017

Bulls Interview Terrance Ferguson, ‘Trendsetter’ Who Detoured To Australia For 1 Season

A projected first-round pick, Ferguson skipped college to season his game professionally in Australia.

CBS Chicago–05/12/2017



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