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Former Chicago Bull Jimmer Fredette Signs with New Orleans Pelicans
July 18th, 2014 at 1:16 PM
  Jimmer Fredette’s career hasn’t taken off like his mesmerizing college days at Brigham Young University. The days of pulling-up from 30 feet off-the-dribble once upon a time are long gone as Fredette’s struggled to find an NBA home since being selected number ten overall by the Sacramento Kings in 2011. His time with the...

Chicago Bulls: Team Interested in Free Agent Point Guard Aaron Brooks
July 18th, 2014 at 12:17 PM
  According to Aggrey Sam over at CSNChicago.com, the Chicago Bulls have expressed interested in free agent point guard Aaron Brooks. Accounting for the two rookies who project to make the Bulls’final roster – Doug McDermott and Cameron Bairstow. Along with the free agent signings of Pau Gasol, Nikola Mirotic, and...

Mind, Body, and Spirit: Pau Gasol Signs with the Chicago Bulls
July 13th, 2014 at 11:34 PM
  When news broke that free agent veteran big man Pau Gasol agreed to sign with the Chicago Bulls, beat writers in Chi city rejoiced. Aside from that, the reaction felt mixed in Chicago. Gasol admits the decision wasn’t easy claiming to have meditated diligently, which may or may not be...

Kirk Hinrich and Chicago Bulls Agree to Terms
July 13th, 2014 at 7:18 PM
***PHOTO1***   ***UPDATE*** Two-years, $5.6M with player option in year two ($2.73M), per TNT's David Aldrige.  Having spent all but two of his 11-year career with the Chicago Bulls, shooting guard Kirk Hinrich is returning to Chicago again for at least one more season. The wily veteran was an unrestricted free agent, and...

Nikola Mirotic Joining Chicago Bulls Next Season
July 13th, 2014 at 6:15 PM
***UPDATE*** Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting the details of the contract are three-year, $17 million.  Serbian forward Nikola Mirotic whose draft rights have been owned by the Chicago Bulls since draft night in 2011 has announced over Twitter through his personal account that he’s agreed to join the Bulls for the 2014-2015 season....

Can the Bulls Upgrade at Shooting Guard Through Free Agency? (Probably Not)
July 12th, 2014 at 12:32 PM
The moratorium is over! Doesn’t have the same ring as, ‘The King has returned!’ does it? Now that the King holding the key to unlocking free agency mayhem has made his most defiant of decisions, the rest of the NBA is scrambling, reacting, and the such. LeBron James going back...

Life Without Carmelo: Why the Chicago Bulls Should Move On
July 11th, 2014 at 12:08 PM
It’s not to say that any basketball team with Carmelo Anthony is a bad team. Having Carmelo Anthony as a part of your basketball team instantly makes your basketball team better, by all accounts. His skill-set and scoring ability is that of Hall of Famers and legends of the game....

Chicago Bulls, Carmelo Anthony May Be Perfect Fit and Could Lead to Championship
June 26th, 2014 at 10:46 AM
Since the Tom Thibodeau era began in Chicago, there’s been one major ongoing area of concern, and no -- its not Derrick Rose’s knees. While Rose’s health remains 24/7 – 365 news; the Tom Thibodeau era, even with Derrick Rose has never amounted to much success on the offensive end....

Arron Afflalo a Potential Option for Chicago Bulls?
June 24th, 2014 at 12:26 PM
Arron Afflalo is not a constellation prize and he’s not the fallback plan. Plan B doesn’t shoot .46/.43/.82 percent from the field, three, and free throw line while dropping 18 points a game and also bearing the brunt of being the only true scoring option on his team. Afflalo probably...

Chicago Bulls Offseason: What’s Happened So Far
July 29th, 2013 at 6:49 PM
It’s been an unsurprisingly slow summer for the Bulls in terms of any major moves.  After coming off an injury riddled season, the Bulls look positioned to be at full strength for opening night of 2013-2014 NBA season (which also happens to be rumored to be opening up against the...

Chicago Bulls’ Free Agency Roundup: Mike Dunleavy Jr. Reaches Agreement with Bulls
July 1st, 2013 at 7:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** On just day 1 of the free agency period, the Chicago Bulls have already secured their first significant player after reports surfaced that the team had reached a 2 year, $6 million verbal agreement with Mike Dunleavy Jr.  Official contracts cannot be signed until next week but this will come...

NBA Draft 2013 Rumors Roundup: Bulls Once Again in the Midst of Rumors
June 27th, 2013 at 4:22 AM
With the NBA Draft just around the corner, once again the NBA rumor mill is churning and for the second consecutive year, the Chicago Bulls find themselves in the midst of some regarding All-Star forward, Luol Deng.  Word spread earlier in the week that there had been talks between the...

Chicago Bulls “Firmly in Lead” to Sign Free Agent SG Daequan Cook
January 4th, 2013 at 4:33 PM
Marc Stein of ESPN.com is reporting that with ex-Houston Rocket Daequan Cook having cleared waivers, that the Chicago Bulls are "firmly in the lead" to sign him as a free agent. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** ***PHOTO3*** Cook, who was traded to Houston from the Oklahoma City Thunder in the James Harden deal, was waived after the...

State of the Boozer-nion Redux: Chicago Bulls Offseason Grades, Part I
October 10th, 2012 at 1:26 PM
This is the first of a three part post grading the Chicago Bulls's offseason moves or lack thereof. General format of the grades will include the grade, followed by a brief background, reasoning for the grade, and potential impact it has for the future of the Chicago Bulls. The Bulls preseason...

Chicago Bulls Finally Sign Marquis Teague, Prove They Can’t Even Be Cheap Effectively
August 8th, 2012 at 2:10 AM
All right, straight to the heart of the matter. Last week, Mark Deeks of the excellent ShamSports.com noted that Bulls first-rounder Marquis Teague was the only unsigned first round pick from the 2012 draft. For those of you that don't want to actually read the article, his speculation was that the...

Chicago Bulls Add Three-Time Slam Dunk Champion Nate Robinson: the Offseason from Hell Marches On
July 30th, 2012 at 10:35 PM
So, as the header on this post might suggest, the Chicago Bulls are going to sign point guard Nate Robinson, formerly of the Golden State Warriors, Oklahoma City Thunder, Boston Celtics and New York Knicks. Presumably, this will be a deal for the minimum, likely for just one year. There's...

Bulls’ Free Agency Dominos Starting to Fall
July 23rd, 2012 at 1:53 PM
Things are starting to happen for the Bulls. Not necessarily good things — although that depends mostly on your point of view — but things nonetheless. After it was reported that Nazr Mohammed would be signing with the Bulls on Saturday, the Bulls officially announced the signing of former Bull Kirk...

Nazr Mohammed Reportedly Joining Chicago Bulls; Omer Asik Out?
July 22nd, 2012 at 5:32 PM
So, good news, better news and bad news. The good news is that a Bulls free agent target is actually intending to sign with them. The better news is that the signee is not Darko Milicic, but rather Nazr Mohammed, a veteran center formerly a member of the Oklahoma City Thunder. The...

Chicago Bulls Offseason Roundup: the Offseason from Hell Continues
July 20th, 2012 at 10:53 PM
Hey, remember how the Bulls were going to get OJ Mayo to be their shooting guard? Yeah...about that... ***PHOTO1*** That was Monday evening, and things have really only gone downhill from there. Kirk Hinrich still hasn't signed with the Bulls and we still don't know why. But you know who has signed? Vladimir...

Bulls Offseason Roundup: Kyle Korver Officially Traded; Bulls Looking at OJ Mayo
July 16th, 2012 at 6:29 PM
Hello all, sorry not to update the site at all this weekend. We've been going through some changes here at Bulls 101, but that's all been resolved and it's time to get back to work. It's been a "busy" weekend for the Bulls, or at least it seems like it should...