Bulls’ Dunn ‘offended’ by report questioning his work ethic

CHICAGO — Bulls point guard Kris Dunn says he was offended by the Chicago Sun-Times’ report claiming the organization was unimpressed with his work ethic this offseason. Back in June, Bulls executive vice president of basketball operations John Paxson said the report was “not accurate” and that he is pleased with Dunn’s efforts to get stronger and better this summer. Dunn has […]

Bucks, Parker were trending in different directions

CHICAGO — The Milwaukee Bucks felt that Jabari Parker and the franchise were trending in different directions and that’s why they ultimately decided to rescind their qualifying offer to Parker so he could sign with the Chicago Bulls, according to a report from Jordan Schultz of Yahoo Sports. Parker signed a two-year, $40 million deal with […]

Reinsdorf, Paxson struggled with Bulls’ rebuild

CHICAGO — The Bulls had a record of 27-55 in 2017-18, the first season of the team’s rebuild project after they traded star forward Jimmy Butler to the Minnesota Timberwolves. Everyone in the organization knew the Bulls were going to be putrid after moving Butler, but that doesn’t mean all members of the franchise were pleased with it. […]

Bulls GM likes what he sees from first-round picks

CHICAGO — Bulls general manager Gar Forman is satisfied with what he saw from first-round picks Wendell Carter Jr. and Chandler Hutchison in Summer League play and thinks both players will be valuable additions to the team. The Bulls selected Carter Jr. with the seventh overall pick and Hutchison with the 22nd pick. Carter Jr. finished Summer League with averages […]

Parker signing with Bulls

Jabari Parker is signing a two-year, $40 million deal with his hometown Chicago Bulls, according to ESPN. The Milwaukee Bucks rescinded Parker’s qualifying offer, making him an unrestricted free agent. Parker made it known to his camp that he wanted to play for the Bulls. Living in Chicago will allow Parker to be with his family […]

Bulls waive Paul Zipser

The Chicago Bulls have waived forward Paul Zipser to make room to sign Jabari Parker. The Bulls front office didn’t envision Zipser being in their long-term plans. In 54 games in 2017-18, Zipser averaged 4.0 points and 2.4 rebounds, shooting 34.6 percent from the field and 33.6 percent from three. He underwent surgery in Germany on his fractured […]

Parker likely signing $40 million deal with Bulls

Jabari Parker‘s deal with the Chicago Bulls is expected to be finalized this weekend and likely will be in the range of two years and $40 million, according to K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune. Parker is a Chicago native and wants to play for his hometown Bulls. In 31 games in 2017-18 with the […]

Bulls talking short-term deal with Parker

The Bulls are discussing signing Chicago native Jabari Parker to a short-term deal, according to a report from K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune. The Bulls don’t know yet if they’re signing Parker to a deal as an unrestricted free agent or to an offer sheet as a restricted free agent, per the Tribune. There has […]

Report: Parker wants to play for Bulls

Milwaukee Bucks restricted free agent Jabari Parker wants to play for his hometown team, the Chicago Bulls — according to a report from Vincent Goodwill of NBC Sports Chicago. The Bulls have roughly $20 million to spend on a free agent and have interest in signing Parker. Definitely think there's some smoke to Jabari Parker and […]

Only six teams have at least full mid-level money left to spend

The dust is beginning to settle a bit in regards to the wild and wacky NBA free-agent market. After the flurry of activity Thursday night, only six teams in the league have the mid-level exception ($8.6 million) or more that they can spend on free agents. The MLE is $8.6 million and will be where […]

Report: Bulls, Kings interested in Parker

Milwaukee Bucks small forward Jabari Parker is a restricted free agent and drawing interest from two teams. According to a report from Gery Woelfel, the Sacramento Kings and Chicago Bulls are showing the most interest in Parker, who can sign an offer sheet with another team and then the Bucks have to decide if they want to match it […]

Could another move be on way for Bulls?

The Chicago Bulls may be open to absorbing a bad contract or two to free up cap space for next year, according to Kevin O’Connor of The Ringer. Intriguing move by the Bulls to rescind David Nwaba. I've heard their plan is to free space to absorb money (like Faried or Deng), then re-sign Nwaba […]

Bulls rescind qualifying offer on Nwaba

CHICAGO — The Bulls have rescinded the qualifying offer on guard David Nwaba, making him an unrestricted free agent, according to a report from Yahoo Sports. Chicago initially extended the $1.7 million qualifying offer to Nwaba on June 28, which would have made him a restricted free agent. Sources: The Chicago Bulls have rescinded the […]

Bulls waive Sean Kilpatrick

The Chicago Bulls have waived guard Sean Kilpatrick, the team announced Thursday. Kilpatrick signed a multiyear contract with the Bulls in March after spending time with the Brooklyn Nets, Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Clippers this past season. In 52 games in 2017-18, Kilpatrick averaged 6.3 points and 1.7 rebounds, shooting 37.4 percent from the field and […]