Chicago Bulls history is filled with unanswered questions and contradictions. Among them, Jerry Krause being hated within the Bulls organization among the players while making transactions that lead to championships. Despite being a two time winner of the NBA Executive of the Year Award, his player movements and philosophy were questioned in the media.
In fact, some of it is based on Krause's on doing when he made the statement: Organizations win titles. In some ways, Krause was correct. Winning organizations have a culture that goes beyond an era or players. But in the case of the Chicago Bulls, that has revealed itself, as the team lacks a title since the Jordan era.
The following five slides will focus on where Jerry Krause got it right and how his decisions helped lead to six NBA championships.