The Bulls’ announcement of a four-year contract extension for head coach Tom Thibodeau may have come as a shock to the fans and media, but Thibodeau wasn’t at all surprised the deal got done.
Some say that uncertainty regarding Noah’s badly-sprained ankle could be influencing the desire to keep Asik, which makes no sense in any larger context.
The Rockets can’t officially sign Omer Asik to the 3-year deal worth roughly $25 million until July 11.
He won’t be the starting point guard when the Bulls kick off the regular season, but first-round selection Marquis Teague can have an impact on the Bulls in the 2012-13 season.
Now that Howard has expressed an interest to be traded again, one Bulls expert thinks the time is now for the Bulls to make a move for the 26-year-old center.
Two years into that deal, fans are calling for the Bulls to use the amnesty clause on Boozer’s contract, which would allow them to pay the remaining money on the contract without that money affecting the salary cap.
The loss of Derrick Rose will undoubtedly change the look of the Bulls during the 2012-13 season, but that doesn’t mean the Bulls will overhaul their entire roster.
Derrick Rose’s knee surgery was deemed a success by Dr. Brian Cole, who performed the surgery and believes the Bulls point guard will return in 8-12 months.
General manager Gar Forman said Tuesday that Thibodeau’s option will be picked up and they will resume talks about a longterm extension soon.
With the Bulls holding on to the best record in the NBA, could it be time to sit Derrick Rose?
The five-year maximum length deal won’t kick in until next season, meaning the Bulls have successfully locked up their franchise player through the 2017-18 season.
Chicago Bulls general manager Gar Forman had little to say about Richard Hamilton and Dwight Howard.
Jimmy Butler was at the airport in Houston on his way to Chicago when he got the text message from Derrick Rose.
It was far from sexy but the Bulls came away satisfied with their draft as they landed Nikola Mirotic and Jimmy Butler.
Bulls General Manager Gar Forman all but said not to expect the Bulls to make any deals during the NBA Draft on Thursday night.
Chicago Bulls general manager Gar Forman has been named a co-recipient of 2010-11 NBA Executive of the Year award, the league announced on Tuesday.
Not trying to take the easy warm-fuzzies out of a fun night for the Bulls, but I have to ask the question: why should Joakim Noah need the inspiration of his family sitting courtside to come out of the gate playing like that?
Several NBA coaches have turned in stellar performances this season, but Tom Thibodeau and George Karl have risen above the rest
Derrick Rose’s season has taken many people by surprise. The point guard had shown that he can improve from year to year, but no one expected this kind of a jump.
The Chicago Bulls drafted Derrick Rose with the first overall pick in 2008, a decision drastically changed the fortunes of the organization for the better.