Bulls’ Portis receives eight-game suspension

Chicago Bulls forward Bobby Portis has been suspended for eight games for his role in a scuffle that left teammate Nikola Mirotic hospitalized, according to a report from The Chicago Tribune.

Vecsey: Bulls’ Mirotic started Portis scuffle

Chicago Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic started the scuffle with teammate Bobby Portis that landed Mirotic in the hopsital with facial injuries, reported Hall of Fame NBA writer Peter Vecsey.

Bulls claim ex-Cav Felder off waivers

The Chicago Bulls have claimed second-year point guard and ex-Cleveland Cavalier Kay Felder off free agency waivers, according to a report by the Vertical. The Cavs traded Felder, along with veteran small forward Richard Jefferson, to the Atlanta Hawks in order to trim its roster down to 15 in advance of Tuesday night’s regular-season opener against the […]

Report: Bulls’ Dunn out with finger injury

Chicago Bulls point guard Kris Dunn suffered an open dislocation of his left index finger during Friday’s exhibition game against the Milwaukee Bucks and many expected the 23-year-old to miss some time as a result.

Markkanen looks to make Bulls debut Sunday

Chicago Bulls prized rookie big man Lauri Markkanen has been sidelined with a back injury which he sustained in practice last week, but the 7-footer from Finland is feeling better and close to making his much-anticipated debut.

Rondo knew Bulls were going to waive him ‘from jump’

New Orleans Pelicans point guard Rajon Rondo faces off against his most recent former team, the Chicago Bulls, to open his 2017 preseason and the 11-year veteran tells the Chicago Tribune he has no regrets about his time in the Windy City. Rondo had an up-and-down season with the Bulls in 2016-17 after signing a one-year deal […]

Bulls’ Markkanen to miss preseason games

CHICAGO — Chicago Bulls head coach Fred Hoiberg told reporters Monday that rookie big man Lauri Markkanen will sit out the team’s first two preseason games as he recovers from back spasms.

Bulls’ Pondexter suffers strained hamstring

Chicago Bulls swingman Quincy Pondexter suffered a strained left hamstring at the end of Saturday’s practice, the team announced. Pondexter was acquired by the Bulls in a trade with the New Orleans Pelicans on September 1. The 29-year-old veteran has not played the past two seasons because of knee injuries. He has one season remaining on […]

Bulls’ Markkanen day-to-day with back spasms

Chicago Bulls rookie Lauri Markkanen left Friday morning’s practice with back spasms and is considered day-to-day, the team announced. Markkanen was the seventh overall pick in the 2017 draft out of Arizona and is the focal point of Chicago’s new rebuild project. UPDATE: #Bulls rookie @MarkkanenLauri left this morning's practice with back spasms – his status is day-to-day. […]

Wade seeks ‘right role’ in next destination

Dwyane Wade has a “list of places that I will look at” after completing a contract buyout with the Chicago Bulls, he said in an interview with the Chicago Tribune. While LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are considered the favorites for Wade, who could sign with the team for $2.5 million, he did not […]

Report: Bulls, Wade reach buyout

As expected, the Chicago Bulls and guard Dwyane Wade have reached a buyout agreement, according to the Chicago Tribune. The Bulls and Dwyane Wade have reached agreement on a buyout, per sources. — K.C. Johnson (@KCJHoop) September 25, 2017 ESPN is adding that the Cleveland Cavaliers, San Antonio Spurs, Miami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder are […]