Archive | July, 2012

The Omer Asik Era may be ending

K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune writes: Marc Cornstein, the agent for Darko Milicic, confirmed the Bulls have expressed interest in his client, who was a recent amnesty cut by the Timberwolves. League sources also indicated the Bulls are casting a wide net for other lower-salaried big men in free agency. Though management isn’t commenting […]

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Behold! The Bulls’ preseason schedule…

Just what Bulls fans have been waiting for: The preseason schedule has been released. From ESPNChicago: The Chicago Bulls open their preseason on Oct. 9 against the Memphis Grizzlies, part of a seven-game schedule that includes games in Champaign and South Bend. The Bulls, who released their preseason schedule on Tuesday, will play the Cleveland […]

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A quick Omer Asik update

K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune writes: The Bulls’ three-day clock to match Omer Asik’s three-year, $25.1 million contract doesn’t begin until general manager Gar Forman receives the paperwork from the Rockets. Most involved in the situation expect that to happen Wednesday in Las Vegas after the Rockets hear back from the Knicks on Jeremy […]

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O.J. Mayo is off the board

The Bulls reportedly had shown some interest in unrestricted free agent shooting guard O.J. Mayo. No matter. Mayo is off the board. Jeff Caplan of ESPNDallas writes: The Dallas Mavericks and shooting guard O.J. Mayo have agreed to a multiyear deal, according to a source with knowledge of the situation. Mayo, 24, spent the first […]

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The Kyle Korver trade is official

K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune writes: The Bulls completed the trade of Kyle Korver to the Hawks reported last Friday, however the Timberwolves dropped out of the thoroughly discussed three-team deal. Korver’s $5 million contract becomes guaranteed for the 2012-13 season and slides into the Hawks’ trade exception created when they dealt Joe Johnson […]

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Kyle Korver has been traded

K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune writes: Pending a passed physical, the Chicago Bulls have traded Kyle Korver to the Atlanta Hawks via the Minnesota Timberwolves in a move that saves them $500,000 and nets what is expected to be either a second-round pick and traded player exception or a player with a small contract […]

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Derrick Rose is a fast healer

According to his brother and manager Reggie Rose (via ESPNChicago’s Nick Friedell), Derrick Rose’s rehab is going well and ahead of schedule. Said Reggie: “He’s walking without a (brace). He’s way ahead of schedule. It’s just keeping him focused, and we’re not trying to rush him. Basically, just rehab, rehab, rehab. We haven’t put nothing […]

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Kyle Korver free agency update

Earlier today, Michael Cunningham of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution tweeted the following: “Source says Hawks had interest in Bulls F Kyle Korver but he’s likely headed to Minnesota in trade.” K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune added the following tweet: “If Bulls trade Korver, which is likely, they aren’t on hook for $500,000 partial guarantee of his $5 […]

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