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After a disappointing 2015-16 season, the Chicago Bulls are likely to look very different next season. The team already dealt former face of the franchise Derrick Rose and almost traded away Jimmy Butler on draft night before deciding against it, per David Aldridge of TNT. Show More Summary
According to Jimmy Butler, the Chicago Bulls had to make a choice between him and Derrick Rose this summer. Butler wasn’t shocked when the Bulls dealt the former MVP to The post Jimmy Butler Not Surprised By the Derrick Rose Trade appeared first on SLAMonline.
It seems like a matter of time before Noah reunites with Derrick Rose in New York. After trading away Robin Lopez in the move that netted them Derrick Rose, the Knicks are close to securing the services of a new starting center. The Knicks are the "big favorites" to sign Joakim Noah, according to ESPN's Marc Stein. Show More Summary
Derrick Rose, Carmelo Anthony, Kristaps Porzingis and a possible unknown fourth player will round out what the New York Knicks hope will be a playoff-caliber lineup next season. With free agency opening Friday, team president Phil Jackson...Show More Summary
The breakup of the contender-era Chicago Bulls core is well and truly underway, as Brian Flaherty of the Washington Post reports that Joakim Noah is planning on heading eastward to join former teammate Derrick Rose in New York and sign for the Knicks. Here’s the Post: Read more...
Jimmy Butler knew someone was getting traded.
Jimmy Butler knew there was a line in the sand between him and Derrick Rose. The Chicago Bulls had to trade one of them this offseason. But during an appearance on ESPN's The Jump on Wednesday, Butler made it clear Rose's move to New...Show More Summary
The Chicago Bulls have entered an offseason of change this year and are hoping to bring in a piece or two in free agency. Derrick Rose was traded to the New York Knicks to begin the offseason and the Bulls could use a star to put alongside of Jimmy Butler. Show More Summary
Gone, but not forgotten. The post Derrick Rose’s Top 10 Plays With The Chicago Bulls (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Pip: "I was sorry to see Derrick leave, but I think it was time for the organization to start looking at their plans going forward." The post Scottie Pippen on Derrick Rose to Knicks: ‘Good Trade For Both Sides’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
With Derrick Rose gone and Joakim Noah (along with Pau Gasol) likely on his way out as well, the Chicago Bull re now unquestionably Jimmy Butler’s team and Fred Hoiberg The post Fred Hoiberg Says He Can ‘Absolutely’ Work With Jimmy Butler appeared first on SLAMonline.
To date, six teams have secured a free agent meeting with Kevin Durant, but Carmelo Anthony is already in KD’s ear (the two superstars are Olympic teammates this summer.) Durant The post Carmelo Anthony Calls Derrick Rose Trade a ‘Good First Step’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Last week, the New York Knicks swung a trade for Derrick Rose in a stunning pre-draft move. In exchange for the former All-Star point guard, Justin Holiday and a 2017 second-round pick, New York sent Robin Lopez, Jerian Grant and Jose...Show More Summary
Could a Derrick Rose-Joakim Noah reunion be in the works in New York? Rose certainly hopes so, and so do the Knicks (reportedly.) Rose on recruiting Noah to the Knicks: The post Knicks Reportedly Have ‘a Very High Interest’ in Joakim Noah appeared first on SLAMonline.
There's one die-hard Chicagoan who's actually HAPPY Derrick Rose is no longer wearing a Bulls uniform... Common... who says the NBA star wanted out of the Chi, and he's happy he got his wish. Common was leaving Equinox -- where he practically…
Having already traded Derrick Rose to the New York Knicks, the Chicago Bulls may not be done reshuffling their roster this offseason. Taj Gibson could be the next veteran out the door. The Chicago Sun-Times' Joe Cowley reported Sunday the Bulls have talked to other teams about trading Gibson. More to follow. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Phil Jackson has a big task to bring quality players to the New York Knicks and make the team a contender once more. After the Derrick Rose trade, the Knicks now lack a center, a starting SG, and bench shooters.
The oft-injured former M.V.P. said he was grateful to his hometown Chicago Bulls for trading him and giving him the opportunity for “another start.”
Derrick Rose isn't just leaving his team. He's leaving home.