“I don’t want him to overthink things,” Tom Thibodeau says of Nikola Mirotic. “He’s very good.”
So much for the agreement forged between Tom Thibodeau and his bosses.
Bulls over the Spurs in the NBA Finals? You heard it from David Schuster first.
Jimmy Butler’s been great, but Chicago’s second five has struggled mightily.
“We need to get an edge,” Tom Thibodeau says. “We don’t have an edge right now.”
Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau will have a challenge divvying up minutes — if he relies on his bench.
Doug McDermott shined early, and Nikola Mirotic had a big second half.
Derrick Rose and Nikola Mirotic were the headliners for Chicago on Monday.
Nikola Mirotic sparkled, and Jimmy Butler’s still not thinking about his contract.
“It’s a learning process,” Doug McDermott says.
“He adds a lot more than just being a great shooter,” Joakim Noah says.
From Butler’s contract to minutes restrictions to Noah’s knee, there was plenty to talk about Monday.
Mohammed will likely serve as Chicago’s fifth big man.
Those around the NBA believe it’s inevitable that Kevin Love ends up in Cleveland.
“If we feel there’s opportunity, we’ll always explore it,” Bulls GM Gar Forman says.
The Bulls will have more options but don’t plan to alter their identity.
The Bulls view Pau Gasol as a unique facilitator and finisher they haven’t had in years past.
If he fulfills his promise, Nikola Mirotic will change the equation for the Bulls.
Carlos Boozer’s $16.8 million cap hit will be wiped off the 2014-’15 books of Chicago.
Will Golden State include Klay Thompson in a deal? That’s the big question.