After a very active off-season, the Chicago Bulls have a roster almost set in stone. The team has some familiar faces, and some new ones that are sure to make their mark in the newly competitive Eastern Conference.
Individual and team play, chemistry, and a new coaching system will play major roles in the success of the new look Bulls.
Additions such as Carlos Boozer, Ronnie Brewer, Kyle Korver, and C.J. Watson, among others, will be asked to bring the Bulls to the top of the basketball world.
Add to that the continued growth of youngsters Derrick Rose, Taj Gibson, and Joakim Noah, and the Bulls look built the best since the late 1990's.
Here is a look at how the 2009 and 2010 teams stack up, including whether each position or intangible is better or worse going into the 2010-11 season.