This is the beginning is something — which the Bulls hope is a big something.
Chicago got its man in Doug McDermott and now turns its eyes toward Carmelo Anthony.
It appears the Bulls are out of the Arron Afflalo sweepstakes.
Perhaps most notable is the Lakers and Heat aren’t on Carmelo Anthony’s initial visit list.
There could come a Kevin Love-vs.-Carmelo Anthony moment of truth for Chicago management.
Many “don’t take into consideration the family aspect of it, your livelihood,” Carmelo Anthony says of free agency.
Tyler Ennis and T.J. Warren are names that need popping up.
Carmelo Anthony has opted out and will be an unrestricted free agent on July 1.
The Bulls are reportedly front-runners to land Carmelo Anthony — but we’ve heard this sentiment before.
The Bulls will have their chance to woo Carmelo Anthony to Chicago.
Speaking softly and carrying a big stick hasn’t helped Chicago attract a star previously.
Through back channels, the Bulls need to let LeBron know they’ll move mountains to acquire him.
Decision 2.0 now awaits LeBron James, and it could greatly affect his legacy.
Chicago’s pursuit of Kevin Love remains serious as well.
The door may be opening in the Eastern Conference.
Carmelo Anthony could be the No. 1 option without having to carry the entire load for the Bulls.
The Heat are discussing how to create financial flexibility to add Anthony.
Carmelo Anthony has said previously he wants to test the open market.
Thibodeau means too much to Rose, Noah and others, and Chicago means too much to him to leave.
The Knicks’ impending coaching hire could play an important role in Anthony’s decision.