Rip Hamilton

Richard Hamilton of the Chicago Bulls looks to pass while guarded by Courtney Lee and Luis Scola of the Houston Rockets on April 2, 2012 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Hamilton returned to the Bull's lineup for the first time since injuring his right shoulder on March 5th. (Photo by Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images) /Getty Images)

Bulls Waive Guard Rip Hamilton

The Chicago Bulls have waived shooting guard Rip Hamilton, according to a team release.

07/10/2013

Tom Thibodeau. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bernstein: Take It Easy, Thibs

Somebody has to do something to make the coach understand that the goal of the regular season is not to pile up wear and tear on a team’s most important veteran players.

CBS Chicago–02/06/2013

Nazr Mohammed walks down the court during a preseason game. (Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bulls Set Off Down Uncertain Road

It’s not easy to watch a team in the process of waiting.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2012

Omer Asik

Bernstein: Matching Asik Would Send Bad Message

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.

670 The Score–07/11/2012

Richard Hamilton signs autographs at the United Center shortly after joining the Bulls. (Photo by Randy Belice/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bulls’ Hamilton To Join NBA-TV Crew For Playoffs

Hamilton will make his Turner Sports analyst debut at 6:30 p.m. CT on Wednesday.

670 The Score–05/22/2012

Ronnie Brewer. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bulls Playing Like Frauds

What’s the point of playing 66 games with postseason determination if that doesn’t continue into the actual playoffs?

CBS Chicago–05/06/2012

Carmelo Anthony celebrates after hitting the game-winning three pointer in overtime against the Bulls Sunday. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bulls-Knicks Playoff Matchup Could Be Fun

No need to be too concerned about the outcome, really, since one made free-throw at the end of regulation flips the script.

CBS Chicago–04/08/2012

Richard Hamilton of the Chicago Bulls looks to pass while guarded by Courtney Lee and Luis Scola of the Houston Rockets on April 2, 2012 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Hamilton returned to the Bull's lineup for the first time since injuring his right shoulder on March 5th. (Photo by Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images) /Getty Images)

Rip Returns, But Bulls Drop 2nd Consecutive Game

Bulls guard Richard “Rip” Hamilton returned to the lineup for the first time since injuring his right shoulder on March 5.

04/02/2012

Derrick Rose.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rose: Not Playing Is ‘Definitely Hurting Me’

Derrick Rose continues to be listed as a game-time decision, which means he wont play for a while.

670 The Score–03/26/2012

Richard Hamilton. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Asch: Bulls Might Be Stuck With Hamilton

The Bulls have committed a great deal of money to the shooting guard and may be stuck with a bad deal.

670 The Score–03/06/2012

Richard Hamilton participates in warm-ups before a preseason game against the Indiana Pacers. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Johnson: Without Hamilton, Bulls May Need To Make Trade

A shoulder injury threatens more games for the 34-year-old, and the Bulls may be forced to make a trade before the March 15 deadline.

670 The Score–03/06/2012

Derrick Rose. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bulls Games Teaching Us Nothing

This may be simply because I watch so many Bulls games on DVR, but I’m itching to fast-forward to the playoffs. Push a button, blur it by, and get on with it.

670 The Score–02/22/2012

C.J. Watson

Hamilton Doubtful, Watson Out Vs. Pistons

It looks like Richard Hamilton won’t get to show off his new home to his former team.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2012

Derrick Rose. (Photo by Steve Yeater/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bernstein: These Bulls Look Familiar

There will be plenty of success for the Bulls, but those pleasant surprises – the kind that made last season so special – will have to wait.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2011

Richard Hamilton. (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hamilton To Join Bulls Thursday After Signing Contract

The Bulls have signed free agent guard Richard “Rip” Hamilton, after he cleared waivers following his release from the Detroit Pistons.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2011

Richard Hamilton. (Photo by J. Dennis Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schuster: Hamilton Expected To Be A Bull

Richard “Rip” Hamilton could be a member of the Bulls shortly. Hamilton has already been officially released by the Pistons and is in the process of going through waivers. If, or when, he passes through the waivers, the Bulls will be ready with a 2 year contract for the veteran shooting guard.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2011

Gar Forman

Bulls GM Says Little On Howard, Hamilton

Chicago Bulls general manager Gar Forman had little to say about Richard Hamilton and Dwight Howard.

12/11/2011

Chicago Bulls logo

Schuster: Rip Hamilton Could Be In A Bulls Uniform Soon

The Bulls have been chasing guard Rip Hamilton for almost 2 years and it looks like they will soon land him. Hamilton is in the process of being waived by the Detroit Pistons. Once that becomes official he would then have to pass through waivers which looks to be a formaility. Then the Bulls will sign him to a deal that sources are calling $10 million over 2 years.

CBS Chicago–12/10/2011