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Bulls To Waive Omer Asik

Bulls To Waive Omer Asik

The Chicago Bulls will waive Omer Asik to create a roster spot for Shaquille Harrison. Asik is dealing with inflammatory arthritis. Asik is under salary this season at $11.3 million and has a partial guarantee next season. The Bulls acquired Asik as part of the Nikola Mirotic trade. Full article @ Bulls To Waive Omer Asik Source: RealGM Basketball Wiretap

Bobby Portis, Bulls Unable To Agree To Extension

Bobby Portis, Bulls Unable To Agree To Extension

Bobby Portis and the Chicago Bulls will be unable to reach agreement on a contract extension. Portis and the Bulls intensified their talks in recent days. Portis will be a restricted free agent in the 2019 offseason. Full article @ Bobby Portis, Bulls Unable To Agree To Extension Source: RealGM Basketball Wiretap

Bulls Claim Tyler Ulis Off Waivers, Sign Him To Two-Way Contract

Bulls Claim Tyler Ulis Off Waivers, Sign Him To Two-Way Contract

The Chicago Bulls have claimed Tyler Ulis off waivers from the Golden State Warriors and will sign him to a two-way contract. Ulis played for the Phoenix Suns over the first two seasons of his career. Full article @ Bulls Claim Tyler Ulis Off Waivers, Sign Him To Two-Way Contract Source: RealGM Basketball Wiretap

Tex Winter Passes Away At Age 96

Tex Winter Passes Away At Age 96

Tex Winter has passed away at the age of 96. Winter, who published “The Triple-Post Offense” in 1962, made the leap to the NBA in 1971, serving as head coach of the Houston Rockets for two seasons. Winter later was an assistant coach with the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers and helped both teams use the triangle offense. Winter was elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2011, his eighth time on the final ballot. …

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Lauri Markkanen Out 6-8 Weeks With Elbow Sprain

Lauri Markkanen Out 6-8 Weeks With Elbow Sprain

Lauri Markkanen sustained a right elbow injury in practice on Thursday, Sept. 27. Markkanen underwent an MRI today that showed a high grade lateral elbow sprain. Markkanen is estimated to be out six-to-eight weeks. Full article @ Lauri Markkanen Out 6-8 Weeks With Elbow Sprain Source: RealGM Basketball Wiretap

RealGM Radio: Arturo Galletti on East Over-Unders

RealGM Radio: Arturo Galletti on East Over-Unders

Host Danny Leroux (@DannyLeroux) and Arturo Galletti (@AmericanNumbers) break down the over/unders for the Eastern Conference. They discuss the win total, division, conference and title odds as well as any pertinent individual award numbers for the Hawks (4:41), Knicks (9:40), Bulls (12:44), Cavs (16:02), Magic (28:57), Nets (33:12), Hornets (40:34), Pistons (47:37), Heat (54:34), Wizards (58:45), Pacers (1:02:37), Bucks (1:10:22), 76ers (1:18:16), Raptors (1:31:27) and Celtics (1:41:47). Sponsored by Betonline.ag, Pluto TV and TrueCar Subscribe to RealGM Radio on iTunes…

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Bulls Promote Brian Hagen, Steve Weinman, Jim Paxson, Miles Abbett

Bulls Promote Brian Hagen, Steve Weinman, Jim Paxson, Miles Abbett

The Chicago Bulls announced today that the team has promoted Brian Hagen to Associate General Manager, Steve Weinman to Assistant General Manager, Jim Paxson to Director of Pro Personnel and Miles Abbett to Manager of Minor League Scouting and Analytics. Hagen is entering his seventh season with the Bulls, as he spent the last six seasons as Assistant General Manager and third as General Manager of the Windy City Bulls. Before joining the Bulls, he spent nine seasons in basketball…

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Derrick Walton Jr. To Sign With Bulls

Derrick Walton Jr. To Sign With Bulls

Derrick Walton Jr. intends to sign with the Chicago Bulls. Walton was a two-way player for the Miami Heat last season. Walton played for the Heat in Summer League. Full article @ Derrick Walton Jr. To Sign With Bulls Source: RealGM Basketball Wiretap

RealGM Radio: Nate Duncan, Dan Feldman On The Central Division

RealGM Radio: Nate Duncan, Dan Feldman On The Central Division

Host Danny Leroux (@DannyLeroux), Nate Duncan of the Dunc’d On Basketball Podcast (@NateDuncanNBA) and Dan Feldman of NBC’s Pro Basketball Talk (@DanFeldmanNBA) break down the Central Division. They discuss how the Bucks, Bulls, Cavs, Pacers and Pistons fared in the off-season and predict the season to come, including projected finish, breakout players and rookies they are most excited to see. Sponsored by Betonline.ag, Simple Contacts (simplecontacts.com/realgm20) Quip (getquip.com/RealGM) and TrueCar. Subscribe to RealGM Radio on iTunes or via the RSS…

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David Nwaba Agrees To Sign With Cavaliers

David Nwaba Agrees To Sign With Cavaliers

David Nwaba has agreed to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers. The two sides are still finalizing terms of the deal. The Cavaliers were in touch with Nwaba beginning on Day 1 of free agency. Full article @ David Nwaba Agrees To Sign With Cavaliers Source: RealGM Basketball Wiretap