Carlos Boozer’s $16.8 million cap hit will be wiped off the 2014-’15 books of Chicago.
Chicago adds more depth for the playoff push in case unforseen circumstances arise.
The Bulls have waived veteran guard Mike James.
The Chicago Bulls finalized their roster Saturday, waiving center Dexter Pittman and forward D.J. White to trim the roster down to 13.
The Bulls led the hapless Sixers by 12 points with 74 seconds left, and Derrick Rose was still on the floor, working his way back into shape after his latest injury in a season marred by games missed due to a torn groin, sprained toe, swollen ankles, back spasms and other maladies both forgotten and unknown
Now in his fourth stint with the Bulls this season, Mike James will stay with the team for the rest of the year.
The Bulls have re-signed veteran guard Mike James for the third time this season.
Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau said Derrick Rose is “feeling better” but will not play in Tuesday night’s game against the Sacramento Kings at the United Center.
Derrick Rose’s turf toe injury is worse than the Bulls originally thought and he won’t play tonight against the Wizards.