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It’s official: Kyle Korver was traded for nothing

The Bulls historically bad summer of 2012 just keeps getting worse. That summer Chicago let C.J. Watson, John Lucas, Ronnie Brewer and Omer Asik walk while completing what might go down as the most frugal trade in Bulls history. In that salary-dumping trade, the Bulls sent sweet-shooting Kyle Korver to the Atlanta Hawks for cash considerations and a $5.1 million traded player exception. A trade exception ca ...

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Revisiting the Mike Dunleavy deal

It's only a week into NBA free agency and the market is already considerably thinner. The big guns – Dwight Howard, Chris Paul, Andre Iguodala, Josh Smith and Al Jefferson – have all signed on the dotted line. Players who were much closer to the Bulls radar, such as O.J. Mayo, J.J. Redick and Kyle Korver have also signed lucrative long-term deals. Now that the dominoes have fallen it’s a more appropriate ti ...

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Bulls Trade Kyle Korver to Atlanta

Bulls beat writer K.C Johnson has reported the Chicago Bulls have traded Kyle Korver to the Atlanta Hawks earlier today. Pending the physical, Korver will be en-route to Atlanta to help out a team that lost their number one scorer Joe Johnson. The Bulls save $500,000 by trading Korver, and also acquire Minnesota's second round pick in the deal. Korver, 31, is one of the best three-point shooters in the leag ...

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The Financial Future of the Chicago Bulls

Thanks to the hefty contracts paid to Derrick Rose, Luol Deng, Carlos Boozer, and Joakim Noah, the Bulls will be over the salary cap for the foreseeable future. The projected cap next season will be around $58 million and the Bulls currently have $63 million dollars in guaranteed salary (according to Sham Sports). That's not necessarily a problem, but the luxury tax will be around $70 million and the Bulls ...

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Howard Dominates, Magic Top Bulls

Before tonight's game, Derrick Rose said he was 'sick and tired' of the the trade rumors regarding Orlando's Dwight Howard joining the Bulls. Well, he better get used to hearing them for at least another week. It's nights like tonight that we see why Chicago constantly comes up in conversations discussing possible destinations for the All-NBA center. Orlando, behind 29 points and 18 rebounds from Howard wer ...

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Is Kyle Korver Getting a Free Pass?

While the timing of this article may seem odd considering Chicago Bulls forward Kyle Korver's performance Monday against the Washington Wizards, I do not want a single game to cloud the big picture. Korver has played poorly for the Bulls this season. While Carlos Boozer gets much of the criticism (and justifiably so) very few people seem to be looking at Korver and his lack of performance off the bench. Of ...

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Beat-up Bulls Best Bucks

Richard Hamilton is out again with an aggravated groin issue. The Bulls have listed him as day to day, and they have also upgraded Luol Deng's status to day-to-day, although he would be out, indefinitely, for tonights meeting against the Milwaukee Bucks. Along with Brewer filling in the starting line-up, Kyle Korver started the game. It was his first start since 2009.  While the statsheet didn't do Kyle Jus ...

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Finding the Right Deal for the Chicago Bulls, Boston Celtics and Ray Allen

Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge made headlines last week when he publicly declared on WEEI in Boston that he'd consider breaking up the Big Three of Ray Allen, Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce: "Of course if we get the opportunity to make a trade that will help our team, we'll do it" Ainge went into great detail on how former general manager and legendary head coach Red Auerbach had opportunities to ...

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2011 Retro Bulls Series 2: Gotta Coach ‘em All

Back by popular demand. While the sports card trading companies are getting ready for the playoff surge, nearly all card sets are releasing a series two. New inserts are on their way, here are just a few of the 2011 Retro Bulls series 2 cards. You can see the original 2011 Retro Bulls here. Extra recognition went out to Derrick Rose.                     ...

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Derrick Rose With Game-Winning Drive as Bulls Fend Off Indiana for 3-0 Lead

NBA PLAYOFFS - First Round - Game 3: The Indiana Pacers came into this Game 3 with confidence knowing that they would be on their home court after putting forth a strong effort in the first two games in Chicago. Once again, the Indiana Pacers would be in the game late in the fourth quarter, but the Bulls executed down the closing stretch of the game. Derrick Rose hit a driving lay-up with 17 seconds in the ...

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