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Bulls want to sign Portis to extension before season starts

The Chicago Bulls want to sign power forward Bobby Portis to a contract extension before the 2018-19 season starts, according to a report from the Chicago Tribune. Portis is slated to make $2.5 million next season and will be a restricted free agent in the summer of 2019 if he doesn’t sign an extension. The Bulls recently made […]


Bulls still interested in Cavs’ Hood

Despite re-signing Zach LaVine, the Chicago Bulls still have interest in Cleveland Cavaliers restricted free agent Rodney Hood, according to a report from Yahoo Sports. As a restricted free agent, the Cavaliers can match — if they choose — any offer sheet Hood signs with another team. Cavaliers general manager Koby Altman said at Summer League in Las Vegas […]


Bulls ‘excited’ to bring LaVine back long-term

The Chicago Bulls officially matched the Sacramento Kings’ four-year, $78 million offer sheet for guard Zach LaVine Sunday morning and head coach Fred Hoiberg is excited for the high-flyer to have a full summer of training ahead of his second season in the Windy City. LaVine was acquired by the Bulls last offseason from the Minnesota Timberwolves in the Jimmy […]


Zizic impresses, but Cavs come up short vs. Bulls

Playing a bit shorthanded, the Cleveland Cavaliers fell behind big, then rallied to take a fourth-quarter lead, but eventually came up short against the Chicago Bulls, 86-81, in their second Las Vegas Summer League game Saturday night at Thomas & Mack Center. The game featured a matchup of the players selected with the seventh and […]


Pindowns: Big men Zizic, Carter Jr. put on a show

Random pindowns after the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 86-81 loss to the Chicago Bulls in their second game in the Las Vegas Summer League on Saturday night… 1. While rookie point guard Collin Sexton (more on him in a moment) gets most of the attention after being selected with the eighth overall selection in the NBA draft […]


Magic, Bulls, Hornets construct three-team swap

Former Cleveland Cavaliers center Timofey Mozgov, a member of the 2016 NBA championship squad, is on the move… again. Mozgov, who was traded by Brooklyn to Charlotte earlier this summer, is part of a three-team deal that has him heading to the Orlando Magic, according to a report by Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. Deal includes […]


Pindowns: For one night, Sexton, Zizic, Osman Cavs’ new Big Three

Random pindowns on the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 72-59 whipping of the Washington Wizards in their Las Vegas Summer League lidlifter on Friday night in Las Vegas… 1. First and foremost, Collin Sexton can play. The only question will be how well will he be able to shoot the basketball? 2. The 19-year-old rookie out of Alabama […]


Bulls match Kings’ offer sheet to LaVine

The Chicago Bulls have matched the Sacramento Kings’ four-year, $80 million offer sheet to guard Zach LaVine, according to multiple reports. LaVine was acquired by the Bulls last summer from the Minnesota Timberwolves in the Jimmy Butler trade. He played in 24 games this past season after missing majority of the year recovering from left ACL surgery and […]


It’s a tough market for LaVine, other restricted agents

While unrestricted free agents are finding new or old homes across the NBA, the same cannot be said for free agents of the restricted variety. So says Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, who cites Chicago Bulls’ restricted free agent Zach LaVine as an example. “The restricted free-agent market is just decimated. I don’t know where these […]


Bulls express interest in Chicago native Parker

Jabari Parker was born and raised in Chicago. Would a return to the Windy City work for the restricted free agent? According to Alex Kennedy of HoopsHype, the Chicago Bulls have expressed in the 23-year-old forward. I'm told that Jabari Parker, who was born and raised in Chicago, has received interest from the Chicago Bulls. […]


LaVine said to be on radar of several teams

Restarted free agent Zach LaVine is a player of interest to several teams, according to reports. LaVine, 23, is said to be on the radar of the Atlanta Hawks, according to Vincent Goodwill of NBC SportsChicago. The Atlanta Hawks are one of the team's showing interest in RFA Zach LaVine, according to sources — Vincent […]


Kings less inclined to sign LaVine to offer sheet

Though they will continue to monitor his negotiations, the Sacramento Kings are less inclined to sign Zach LaVine to an offer sheet, according to a report from the Chicago Tribune. LaVine is a restricted free agent this offseason. He can sign an offer sheet with another team and then the Bulls have to decide if they […]


Sources: Kings interested in Bulls’ LaVine

CHICAGO — The Sacramento Kings have interest in pursuing Bulls restricted free agent Zach LaVine, league sources told Amico Hoops. As a restricted free agent, LaVine can sign an offer sheet with another team and then the Bulls have to decide if they want to match the offer or not. LaVine was acquired by the Bulls […]


Bulls made multi-year offer to Portis

CHICAGO — The Bulls recently made a multi-year offer to power forward Bobby Portis, according to a report from the Chicago Tribune. Portis is slated to make $2.5 million in 2018-19 and will be a restricted free agent in the summer of 2019 if he doesn’t sign an extension. In 73 games this past season, Portis […]