Trade Deadline

PHOENIX - JUNE 20: Kevin Johnson #7 of the Phoenix Suns looks to make a play against the Chicago Bulls during Game Six of the 1993 NBA Championship Finals at America West Arena on June 20, 1993 in Phoenix, Arizona. Chicago won 99-98, taking the Series 4-2. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE/Getty Images)

10 Biggest NBA Trade Deadline Deals

The NBA trade deadline looms on Thursday, but it’s been quiet over the past couple of years and figures to be again this season. Let’s take a look back at some of the biggest (though not always the best) trades made on deadline day in league history.


Ryan Miller. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Blues Now The Favorite To Win Stanley Cup, Per Bovada

St. Louis is a 5/1 favorite to win it all, while Chicago has 13/2 odds.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2014

Duncan Keith. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: With Stage Set, Blackhawks Turn Sights Toward Playoffs

By Jay Zawaski- (CBS) As exciting as the Olympic tournament was, I think I speak for most of the hockey community when I say, “Welcome back, NHL.” As the playoffs approach, everything the Blackhawks do […]

670 The Score–02/27/2014

Welington Castillo over slides the bag and is tagged out by third baseman Conor Gillaspie. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Now We’re Stuck With Chicago Baseball

All we have of actual substance for the next couple months is baseball. Cold, cruel Chicago baseball.

CBS Chicago–07/03/2013

Ryan Dempster

Kasper: ‘Surprised’ If Dempster Finishes Season With Cubs

As Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer work to improve the Cubs’ farm system, valuable Major League players may be traded for prospects.

670 The Score–05/29/2012

Derrick Rose and Luol Deng

Thibs: Bulls Don’t Need To Make Any Trades

As the trade deadline looms, undoubtedly the rumors will begin to grow louder.

670 The Score–02/23/2012

Stan Bowman

Bowman: Blackhawks ‘Very Excited’ About Deadline Upgrade

On a day with few big trades before the trade deadline, the Chicago Blackhawks’ Stan Bowman was able to add a puck moving defenseman to his team, and given the deadline climate that’s a win for the Blackhawks.

670 The Score–03/01/2011

Joakim Noah

Muller: No Trade For The Bulls, But Does It Really Matter?

Sans the deal for James Johnson–one that sent him to Toronto for a 1st round draft pick–Gar/Pax decided to hold firm with the pieces they already have in place in the teams quest for their first NBA championship since 1998.


Omer Asik

Bulls Don’t Make Deadline Deal

Thursday’s NBA trade deadline came and went and found the Chicago Bulls with the exact same team they had in their 118-113 loss to the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday night.


Anthony Parker

Do Bulls Need To Add A Shooting Guard?

The NBA’s trade deadline is less than two hours away, and that has all Chicago Bulls fans wondering the same thing.


Omer Asik

Muller: Bulls Need To Be Smart At The Deadline

Ah, the trade deadline! Speculation and rumors are tossed around more during this time of the season than bean bags in a corn-hole tournament.


Derrick Rose and Carlos Boozer

Johnson: Bulls Don’t Need To Make Trade

With the NBA’s trade deadline quickly approaching, the Chicago Bulls have been connected to several rumors involving players like Courtney Lee and O.J. Mayo.

670 The Score–02/23/2011

Chicago Bulls

Muller: Should The Bulls Stand Firm At The Trade Deadline?

To say the Bulls are clicking on all cylinders right now would be a bit of an understatement.


Chicago Blackhawks

Will The Blackhawks Be Active At Trade Deadline?

In a very crowded Western Conference playoff race the Chicago Blackhawks are right in the middle of it all. A long winning streak could push them to hosting a home playoff series, but a long losing streak could knock them out all together.

670 The Score–01/28/2011