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Ronnie Brewer is heading to New York

When the Bulls opted not to┬ápick up Ronnie Brewer’s $4.37 million option for the 2012-13 season, GM Gar Forman told Brewer’s agent the team might re-sign Ronnie at a reduced rate, most likely the veteran’s minimum. That’s no longer an option. According to ESPNNewYork: Swingman Ronnie Brewer will be joining the New York Knicks, according […]

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Goodbye Omer, hello new guys

K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune writes: The Bulls on Tuesday officially will announce they have declined to match Omer Asik’s three-year, $25.1 million offer sheet from the Rockets, sources said, paving the way for multiple signings that began Monday with Kirk Hinrich. This isn’t too surprising. The structure of Asik’s offer — which included […]

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Marco Belinelli may be signing with the Bulls soon

K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune writes that the Bulls are “close” to signing free agent shooting guard Marco Belinelli. Last season, Belinelli played for the New Orleans Hornets, averaging 11.8 PPG (on 10.4 shots per game) while shooting 41.7 percent from the field and compiling a Player Efficiency Rating of 12.0. Here are some […]

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Nazr Mohammed may be signing with the Bulls

ESPNChicago’s Nick Friedell writes: A league source confirmed late Saturday night that the Bulls are on the verge of signing veteran center Nazr Mohammed. While the deal hasn’t become official yet, the New York Post reported early Sunday that Mohammed has decided to sign with the Bulls over the Brooklyn Nets and both teams have […]

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John Lucas III likely headed to Toronto

C.J. Watson, Kyle Korver and Ronnie Brewer are already gone. Omer Asik will probably be gone in the next few days. Now you can add John Lucas III to the list of Bulls bench guys who will be wearing another uniform next season. ESPN’s Marc Stein writes: The Toronto Raptors are closing in on the […]

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The Bulls are signing Vladimir Radmanovic. Seriously.

Nick Friedell of ESPNChicago writes: Vladimir Radmanovic appears to be the latest addition to the revamped Chicago Bulls’ bench. Radmanovic and the Bulls agreed to a one-year deal that will be announced Thursday, according to a report on on Wednesday night. A league source stressed to the deal was not yet official. Radmanovic, […]

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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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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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