The Chicago Bulls were looking for some veteran help down low and reportedly attempted to sign Kurt Thomas earlier this month before signing Lou Amundson and Greg Smith according to Marc Stein of ESPN.
sources told ESPN.com that the Bulls have been trying to convince Thomas, who’s now 41 and ranked as the NBA’s oldest player last season with the Knicks, to join them for the...
The Chicago Bulls attempted to sign Kurt Thomas earlier this month before signing Lou Amundson and Greg Smith.
Thomas is now 41 and has not played since last season, considering himself retired.
Thomas played for nine teams in his 18 seasons as a pro after leading the nation in scoring and rebounding at TCU in 1994-95.
Kurt Thomas would listen to interest from NBA teams and is aiming to make a return with a contending organization, according to agent Jerry Hicks.
Thomas, who is recovering from a stress fracture injury, will not consider returning to the New York Knicks.
“If the right call comes, he’d come back,’’ Hicks said. “He’d only play for a club that has a legitimate chance at...