With the 14th overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft, the Chicago Bulls selected Denzel Valentine, a senior from Michigan State University; Valentine averaged 19.2 points and 7.8 rebounds for the Spartans this past season.
The Chicago Bulls and Minnesota Timberwolves were in trade talks that would have sent Jimmy Butler to Minnesota for the number five overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft, however, the trade broke down when the Bulls asked for Zach LeVine instead of Ricky Rubio and thus, Minnesota kept the pick and took Kris Dunn from Providence with the fifth overall pick.
With multiple teams like the Los Angeles Lakers, Boston Celtics and Minnesota Timberwolves all inquiring on dealing for Jimmy Butler, the Orlando Magic are reportedly the latest team to try and deal for the Chicago Bulls guard and may be willing to part with their number 11 pick in the 2016 NBA Draft on Thursday night.
The Minnesota Timberwolves are reportedly prepared to offer the Chicago Bulls the number five overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft in order to try and land Jimmy Butler; the Boston Celtics are also intetested in trading for Butler and may offer up their number three pick to try and get Butler.
On Tuesday night during the NBA Draft Lottery, the Chicago Bulls won the number 14 overall pick for the 2016 NBA Draft, which will take place next month; Chicago had the lowest chance of the lottery teams to land the number one pick at 0.5 percent.