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What should the Chicago Bulls do with Luol Deng?
It's the biggest non-Derrick Rose question that continues to hover over this franchise. Yahoo! Sports recently reported that Deng's representatives had started talking to the Bulls about a possible extension, and since that time it seems as if Deng's future in Chicago has divided the team's fan base more than any other non-Rose topic. There are three choices as it pertains to how fans feel regarding Deng.
1) Keep him at any cost and re-sign him.
2) Trade him and get back whatever you can.
3) Let him play out his contract and see what happens.
It's a tricky situation for the organization given that Deng is a two-time All-Star and one of the most respected players in the locker room. He is one of Tom Thibodeau's favorite players and fits nicely into Thibodeau's schemes on both ends of the floor. Deng has done everything for the Bulls since Thibodeau became the coach three years ago and become a league...
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One of the perks of being an NBA player is that people will always ask for your autograph and yesterday, former Chicago Bulls guard Nate Robinson got an interesting autograph request from a fan at the Las Vegas Summer League. Nate was attending the Bobcats/Bucks game when a fan decided to ask him to autograph his baby which can be seen in the below tweet: Spotted at #NBASummerLeague...
Nate Robinson attended an NBA Summer League game yesterday and one fan was so eager to get Nate’s autograph that he offered up his baby as a memento. He’s never gonna wash that baby again. [@NBASummerLeague] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Tom Thibodeau confirmed that the Chicago Bulls will start Jimmy Butler at shooting guard next season.
"He does, he does," said Thibodeau. "I thought he had tremendous growth last year, and I think it started at the conclusion of his rookie year. He came into the gym and worked every day, had a terrific Summer League, and came right back into the gym in August. And...
Last Year’s Las Vegas NBA Summer League represented the first glimpse that Chicago Bulls’ swingman Jimmy Butler was primed for a big step forward in his second NBA season. It’s similar for Marquis Teague this year.
After a strike-shortened 2011-12 campaign that led to the cancellation of the summer leagues in 2011, Butler averaged 20.8 points per game, 6.5 rebounds and...
Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau said Derrick Rose will play normal minutes with the starting rotation when the preaseason commences on October 4. The 24-year-old Rose suffered a torn ACL in his left knee in Game 1 of the 2012 Eastern Conference quarterfinals against the Philadelphia 76ers. Despite being medically cleared on March 8 and participating in full contact practices...
Chicago Bulls' Taj Gibson was expected to partake in the USA Basketball's, but will not be able to due to a sprained ankle that occurred during a workout. According to K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune, Gibson doesn't feel that the injury is severe, but wants to be ready for training camp.“My ankle isn’t too bad but I don’t want to make it worse because I want...
Chicago Bulls guard Nate Robinson took a break while making an appearance during Summer League action to interact with fans and sign some autographs. Evidently, one fan did not have any memorabilia — be it a Bulls cap, jersey or otherwise — nor did anyone have any paper, apparently. So, the guy did the next [...]The post Nate Robinson signed a baby during Summer League appearance...
If you’re wondering which team free agent point guard Nate Robinson is going to sign with next, you’re apparently going to have to wait until he’s done signing babies.
That’s correct. The former Bulls guard was spotted Thursday night at the Las Vegas Summer League taking in, of all games, a matchup between the Bucks and Bobcats. In the meantime, he was also signing an autograph...
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Former Celtics fan-favorite Brian Scalabrine paid a visit to the Lowell Spinners game last Friday, and fans were treated to a unique site — Scal chasing down a wrestling two little people dressed as leprechauns. Apparently, the group was involved in a game of musical chairs that took a contentious turn.
Scal is seen jumping up out of the chair to chase...
Chicago Bulls point guard Nate Robinson received the ultimate honor earlier this week during a Summer League game. He was asked to autograph a baby. The parent of the child must have been a huge Robinson fan, because it’s not every day you see someone holding up their infant and letting a professional athlete sign [...]
If you put Skip Bayless, Jason Whitlock and Bill Simmons all in a pot of gumbo, you would end up with ESPN’s Chris Palmer.
He has been known to say outlandish things especially on Twitter. Kevin Durant thinks he is in on Molly, but in the new age media world, he knows how to get people’s attention with stuff like this.
Rumor that Derrick Rose is expected to play in the Drew League...
Red-headed former Celtics bench hero Brian Scalabrine was last seen by Boston-area fans as an analyst on CSNNE. Though he’s rumored to be…
The Chicago Bulls defeated the Dallas Mavericks by a final score of 94-87 in Summer League play on Friday.
Andrew Goudelock had 22 points and five rebounds, while Erik Murphy had 19 points and 13 rebounds.
Justin Dentmon scored 23 points to lead the Mavericks, while Josh Akognon added 18.
The Miami Heat defeated the Chicago Bulls by a final score of 68-62 in Summer League play on Thursday.
Damion James led the Heat with 13 points and eight rebounds.
Malcolm Thomas had nine points and 13 rebounds, while Marquis Teague scored 21 points. Tony Snell added seven points and 12 rebounds. Andrew Goudelock struggled with five points on 2-for-14 shooting.