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Finally, some clarity.
Not just speculation or offseason rumors, but some good old fashioned, here’s-the-plan talk from Bulls general manager Gar Forman.
A plan that will include All-Star forward Luol Deng staying put for at least one more season.
“Well, we love Luol,’’ Forman, who arrived into Vegas on Monday to watch Summer League play, said. “We see Luol as a valuable member of this team moving forward, so the window is open to talk about an extension. We’ve had some conversations. Whether something gets done, I don’t know. But whether it’s this summer or next summer, those are conversations we’ll continue to have.’’
And conversations they have time to have.
Deng becomes a free agent after the 2013-14 campaign. There had been rumors floating around that the Bulls were shopping Deng earlier this summer, but Forman said that wasn’t the case.
With Derrick Rose deemed 100 percent for the start of preseason after missing all of last year with the torn left anterior cruciate ligamen
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Derrick Rose says he is healthy, and ready to come back. As in, to play actual basketball.
"I should be able to play in the first game of season," Rose said. "I know I'm anxious right now to play. My health is everything right now, it's 100 percent. But right...
The Chicago Bulls beat the Portland Trail Blazers by a final score of 80-78 in Summer League play on Tuesday.
Tony Snell led the Bulls with 14 points, six rebounds and four assists. Marquis Teague scored 25 points on 7-for-14 shooting and 8-for-12 from the line.
C.J. McCollum led the Blazers with 27 points and six rebounds, while Thomas Robinson had 12 points and 18 rebounds.
The Chicago Bulls defeated the Denver Nuggets by a final score of 93-81 in Summer League play on Monday.
Andrew Goudelock had 31 points on 10-for-13 shooting, while Malcolm Thomas had 13 points and 22 rebounds.
Evan Fournier led the Nuggets with 20 points.
Over the next week, we are going to turn back the clock and reexamine the Summer of LeBron by attempting to figure out what would have happened had he signed with a different team in 2010. As he met with five teams besides Miami, we are going to look at all five. Today’s Part 4: the Chicago Bulls.
Part 1: Los Angeles Clippers
Part 2: New Jersey/Brooklyn Nets
Part 3: New York Knicks...
Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose expects to be ready to play in the opening game of the 2013-14 NBA season, reports HoopsHype.com. “I should be able to play in the first game of season,” Rose said. “I know I’m anxious right now to play. My health is everything right now, it’s 100