As we covered when the Jazz claimed Erik Murphy off waivers, the Bulls had 24 days of service to offer free agents and remain $750,000 below the luxury-tax line (key for maintaining ability to pay Joakim Noah and Taj Gibson potential performance bonuses).
Chicago signed Ronnie Brewer with 10 days left in the season.
Now, with seven days left in the season, the Bulls will reportedly...
Mike James will sign with the Chicago Bulls for the remainder of the season and will be eligible for the playoffs.
James' 10-day contract with the Bulls expired in January.
James will provide insurance if Kirk Hinrich and D.J. Augustin.
When Mike James' 10-day contract with the Bulls expired in January, the veteran guard said he hoped to return and coach Tom Thibodeau said James always stayed ready.
Thursday will be that day. James will sign for the remainder of the season and be eligible for the playoffs, sources said.
That will bring the Bulls' roster to 14 players and provide insurance should Kirk Hinrich...
Bulls management remained quiet on the possibility of signing Ronnie Brewer and/or Mike James, but sources said the team will beef up its roster next week.
After waiving rookie forward Erik Murphy, it's even possible the Bulls will add three prorated veteran minimum contracts to bring the roster to 15.
James is a virtual certainty to return. Signing Brewer also is being considered...
The Chicago Bulls have requested waivers on Erik Murphy.
The Bulls have held discussions about signing Ronnie Brewer and Mike James, according to K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune.
Murphy appeared in 24 games with the Bulls and averaged 0.3 ppg in 2.6 mpg. Murphy was selected in the second round (49th overall) of the 2013 NBA Draft.
Chicago’s roster now stands at 12.
After a resurgent campaign, free agent guard Mike James has been elevating his fitness and has received interest out of a few NBA teams, staying confident about signing with a franchise ahead of training camp for his 12th season.
“The expectation is he will sign, he deserves it and so we will see how it shakes out,” James’ agent, Bernie Lee, told RealGM. “Mike simply wants...
The Dallas Mavericks have signed veteran guard Mike James to a 10-day contract.
The deal announced Tuesday gives James a chance to play for his 11th NBA team in 11 seasons. He played 11 games for the Chicago Bulls last season and helped fill in for injured point guard Derrick Rose.
The 37-year-old James has career averages of 10.4 points and 3.6 assists per game. His best season...
Via AP on Fox
January 08, 2013
Mike James has had a long NBA career, but he has bounced around. James has been the definition of a journeyman. Despite playing for ten different teams in ten years, James is trying to continue his career with yet another team; the Dallas Mavericks.According to Marc Stein of ESPN Dallas, James cleared D-League waivers allowing him to sign with the Mavericks' affiliate, the...
It’s like the Beatles song “Hello, Goodbye.” The Chicago Bulls today signed guard Mike James minutes ago to a 10-day contract. This will be his third stint with the team. James theme song really is “you say goodbye, I say hello…I say stay, you say go.” The Bulls are also James’ 11th NBA team.
Eleventh time is the charm right.
James, (6-2, 190), will be in uniform...
The Chicago Bulls released veteran guard Mike James on Saturday.
James joined the club on Jan. 11 and appeared in three games as reigning NBA MVP Derrick Rose nursed an injury.
The eight-year veteran averaged four points for the Bulls after playing with Erie of the NBA Development League.