Zach LaVine On Jim Boylen: 'It's Hard To Trust Someone Who Doesn't Trust You'

Zach LaVine On Jim Boylen: 'It's Hard To Trust Someone Who Doesn't Trust You'

Zach LaVine pointed to a lack of trust between him and Jim Boylen following the Chicago Bulls’ 116-108 loss to the Miami Heat. LaVine was pulled in the first quarter, with the Bulls down 13-0, after what Boylen described were defensive mistakes. “I thought, ‘He needs a break.’ I thought he needed to come in and think about it. I felt there were some defensive mistakes that didn’t need to be made. I thought he needed to come over and…

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Otto Porter Jr. Has Bone Bruising On Left Foot

Otto Porter Jr. Has Bone Bruising On Left Foot

Otto Porter Jr. underwent a repeat MRI on Tuesday, Nov. 19, of his left foot which revealed bone bruising not apparent on his original MRI and consistent with his ongoing symptoms. Porter will continue his current course of treatment and be reassessed in two weeks. Full article @ Otto Porter Jr. Has Bone Bruising On Left Foot Source: RealGM Basketball Wiretap

Coby White Sets Bulls Record With 7 3-Pointers In Quarter

Coby White Sets Bulls Record With 7 3-Pointers In Quarter

Coby White became the youngest player in NBA history to hit 7 3-pointers in a game during the Chicago Bulls’ 120-102 win over the New York Knicks. White, who made all 7 3’s in the 4th quarter, also set a Bulls record for most 3’s in a quarter. “I know to shoot your way out of a slump, you gotta shoot the ball and stay confident. If you’re not confident, you’re never going to hit shots. I just try to…

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Cristiano Felicio Out 4-8 Weeks With Fractured Wrist

Cristiano Felicio Out 4-8 Weeks With Fractured Wrist

Cristiano FelĂ­cio sustained a non-displaced fracture of the trapezoid bone in his right wrist in practice on Monday, Nov. 11. The diagnosis was confirmed by a CT scan. Felicio is expected to be out four to eight weeks and will be re-examined in two weeks. Full article @ Cristiano Felicio Out 4-8 Weeks With Fractured Wrist Source: RealGM Basketball Wiretap

Otto Porter Out With Left Foot Sprain, No Timetable For Return

Otto Porter Out With Left Foot Sprain, No Timetable For Return

Otto Porter will miss at least the Chicago Bulls’ game against the Houston Rockets with a left foot sprain. The team has placed no timetable for his return. “It’s a soft-tissue injury, so it’s something that’s difficult to put a timetable on. That’s about as easy as I could say. We’re not exactly sure,” said Jim Boylen. Porter suffered the injury on Wednesday against the Hawks. Full article @ Otto Porter Out With Left Foot Sprain, No Timetable…

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Bulls Sign Max Strus To Two-Way Contract

Bulls Sign Max Strus To Two-Way Contract

The Chicago Bulls have signed guard Max Strus to a Two-Way contract. Strus (6-5, 215) went undrafted in the 2019 NBA Draft but was signed to the Boston Celtics’ roster during the preseason. He played in four games for Boston and averaged 5.0 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 14.6 minutes before being waived. The native of Hickory Hills, Ill., began his collegiate career at Lewis University before transferring to DePaul after his sophomore season. Upon the conclusion of…

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Bulls Exercise 20-21 Options On Lauri Markkanen, Wendell Carter, Chandler Hutchison

Bulls Exercise 20-21 Options On Lauri Markkanen, Wendell Carter, Chandler Hutchison

The Chicago Bulls have exercised the fourth-year option on forward Lauri Markkanen, and third-year options on center Wendell Carter Jr. and forward Chandler Hutchison. By exercising their options, all players will be under contract with the Bulls for the 2020-21 season. Markkanen came to the Bulls in a Draft-night trade with the Minnesota Timberwolves in the 2017 NBA Draft. After being selected to the All-Rookie First Team during the 2017-18 campaign, Markkanen’s sophomore season yielded improvements in his averages in…

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Iman Shumpert Receiving Interest From Grizzlies, Bulls

Iman Shumpert Receiving Interest From Grizzlies, Bulls

Iman Shumpert has had contract talks with several teams, including the Memphis Grizzlies and Chicago Bulls. Shumpert finished last season with the Houston Rockets and turned down a contract proposal before the start of camp. Shumpert had a resurgent season in 18-19 and is still just 29 years old. Full article @ Iman Shumpert Receiving Interest From Grizzlies, Bulls Source: RealGM Basketball Wiretap

Iman Shumpert Receives Interest From Grizzlies, Bulls

Iman Shumpert Receives Interest From Grizzlies, Bulls

Iman Shumpert has had contract talks with several teams, including the Memphis Grizzlies and Chicago Bulls. Shumpert finished last season with the Houston Rockets and turned down a contract proposal before the start of camp. Shumpert had a resurgent season in 18-19 and is still just 29 years old. Full article @ Iman Shumpert Receives Interest From Grizzlies, Bulls Source: RealGM Basketball Wiretap