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Dwyane Wade is expected to reach buyout with Chicago Bulls

Don't expect guard Dwyane Wade to be in Chicago for the entire 2017-18 NBA season. After Chicago traded away Jimmy Butler on draft night, it was rumored that veteran Dwyane Wade would not opt in to anther year of his contract. Instead, Wade did the opposite and he opted in for another year and a cool $23 Million for the upcoming season. But now that might be changing. According to ESPN Bulls beat writer Nic ...

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Report: Kyrie Irving wanted to be teammates with Jimmy Butler in Chicago

The NBA world was rocked on Friday afternoon when it was reported that point guard Kyrie Irving asked for a trade from the Cleveland Cavaliers. Irving is unhappy with his situation in Cleveland and no longer wants to play alongside LeBron James. In a private meeting with Cavaliers brass, Irving revealed four destinations as his favorites to be traded to: San Antonio, New York, Miami and Minnesota. But there ...

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Report: Derrick Rose has been in contact with Chicago Bulls

Could Derrick Rose actually make a return to the Chicago Bulls? Well, according to one report it's possible. On Thursday, it was reported that Rose was in contact with the Cleveland Cavaliers to join the team on a one-year deal. The idea of the Cavaliers adding Rose on a team-friendly deal to pair him with LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love makes sense. It was also reported that Rose met with the Los ...

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Rare items featured in new Michael Jordan auction

If you want to own some rare autographed Michael Jordan items, now is your chance. Former Gatorade VP Brian Schmidt built a friendship with Jordan over the years and was very instrumental in the classic "Be Like Mike" ad that ran in 1991. During that time, Schmidt received some pretty cool items from Jordan with most of them being signed. Schmidt has had these items just stored away in the attic at his hous ...

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Chicago Bulls finally make up their minds to rebuild

You may not agree with how the Chicago Bulls dealt Jimmy Butler and the package they received back, but the organization finally showed some direction. The Bulls made the move during the 2017 NBA Draft sending Jimmy Butler and the No. 16 overall pick for No. 7 overall, Zach LaVine and Kris Dunn. With the draft pick, Chicago took Finnish forward Lauri Markkanen, giving them three "lottery picks" as John Paxs ...

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Chicago Bulls fans start a GoFundMe for a Fire GarPax billboard

While some Chicago Bulls fans understood the team trading away star Jimmy Butler during the 2017 NBA Draft, there are some that are not happy with the move. One of those fans is Redditor bshendy who took the initiative to start a GoFundMe account calling for the firing of General Manager Gar Forman and VP of Basketball Operations John Paxson. The #FireGarPax campaign includes a billboard to be put up callin ...

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2017 NBA Draft: Chicago Bulls trade Jimmy Butler to Timberwolves

It finally happened. The Chicago Bulls actually traded star Jimmy Butler after months of speculation that they would. Chicago pulled the trigger on a deal Thursday night during the 2017 NBA Draft sending Butler and the No. 16 overall pick to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn and the No. 7 overall pick in the draft. The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski first reported the news: https://twitte ...

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Report: Jimmy Butler trying to sell Bulls on signing Kyrie Irving or Kyle Lowry

Trade rumors surrounding Jimmy Butler have persisted for several years, with the rumor mill churning out new stories almost hourly this offseason. While the asking price for Butler may be high, the all-star guard is trying to sell his front office on bringing a top-tier point guard to Chicago. According to the Chicago Sun-Times’ Joe Cowley, Butler’s asking price is high but there are teams willing to work w ...

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Don’t blame Dwyane Wade for opting in with the Chicago Bulls

Despite earning a playoff berth, it’s hard to consider the 2016-17 Bulls season a success. A first-round exit, minimal growth from Fred Hoiberg as a professional coach and a roster that’s most consistent attribute was its inconsistency. Regardless of the dysfunction throughout the organization, however, it was reported Tuesday that Dwyane Wade will opt in for the second year of his contract, worth $24 milli ...

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NBA executive says it’s either “Boston or Cleveland” for Jimmy Butler

We don't know where Chicago Bulls star Jimmy Butler will end up this offseason but it's becoming more and more likely that he's getting traded. After speculation that the Boston Celtics, Phoenix Suns and Cleveland Cavaliers are interested, a report on Tuesday stated Butler preferred one of those teams. For a deal with Cleveland to work, there would have to be a third team involved. Possibly the Phoenix Suns ...

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