The annual NBA general manager survey was officially released on NBA.com earlier today and the Chicago Bulls show up twice on defensive results.
General managers voted the Bulls as the leagues “best defensive team” receiving 85.7 percent of the votes. But that wasn’t the only defensive category the Bulls showed up in. Center Joakim Noah was voted the best center in the league by GM’s, receiving 36 percent of the votes. LeBron James finished second with 21 percent.
As far as favorites to win the Eastern Conference and NBA Finals? The Bulls were voted third to win the NBA Finals at 11.5 percent and second in the Eastern Conference at 25.9 percent.
You can view the full 56 question survey results at NBA.com.