1. Chicago Bulls: Free Agents Chicago Should Consider for Final Roster Spots

    NBA rules require that each team carry a minimum of 13 players, but not more than 15 under contract (12 active and one to three inactive). Chicago currently has only 12 players signed for the upcoming 2012-13 season...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about almost 2 years ago 5,994 reads 31 comments

  2. NBA General Managers' Favorite Game: Is Michael Jordan Dumb Enough?

    General managers around the NBA are always making moves that cause fans and GMs alike to cringe in dismay...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 2,019 reads 4 comments

  3. Chicago Bulls: Is the New Bench's Ceiling Higher Than the Departed Bench Mob's?

    During the 2010-11 and 2011-12 NBA seasons, Chicago finished the regular season with the top record in the league. This achievement was due, in no small part, to the Bulls ' second unit's ability to demolish opponents' benches...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 4,088 reads 54 comments

  4. Is Luol Deng the Small Forward Minnesota Should Pursue Post-Batum?

    The Minnesota Timberwolves recently swung for the fences and offered Portland's restricted free-agent small forward Nicolas Batum a $46 million contract over four years...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 3,953 reads 19 comments

  5. NBA Free Agents 2012: 3 Moves the Chicago Bulls Can Still Make to Improve

    Comcast SportsNet Chicago's David Kaplan is reporting that Chicago has agreed to terms with forward Vladimir Radmanovic on a one-year contract for what will likely be the veteran's minimum salary...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 11,315 reads 70 comments

  6. Chicago Bulls: Should the Dallas Mavericks Be Interested in Richard Hamilton?

    According to the Chicago Tribune , the Chicago Bulls are shopping Richard Hamilton 's $5 million contract...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 3,605 reads 19 comments

  7. NBA Trade Speculation: 3-Team Trade Between Bulls, Grizzlies and Lakers

    The Chicago Bulls are looking for a shooting guard of the future. The Los Angeles Lakers are looking to make another strong run at this year's NBA championship...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 12,750 reads 75 comments

  8. Chicago Bulls: 5 Moves the Front Office Must Make to Salvage 2012-13 Offseason

    With financial constraints limiting Chicago's 2012-13 offseason moves, the Bulls have been a very quiet player in what has been a very busy free-agent market. In fact, Chicago has been more active in player subtraction than addition...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 176 reads 53 comments

  9. Chicago Bulls Must Get Involved in Dwight Howard Trade Talks

    ESPN is reporting that a four-team trade between the Orlando Magic, Brooklyn Nets, Cleveland Cavaliers and Los Angeles Clippers is in the works...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 4,952 reads 63 comments

  10. NBA Rumors: Chicago Bulls and Houston Rockets Must Discuss a Sign-and-Trade Deal

    The Chicago Bulls and Houston Rockets currently covet free agents from each other's teams. In the case of Houston, it is Chicago's restricted free agent center, Omer Asik...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 13,047 reads 63 comments

  11. Chicago Bulls: Front Office Must Make Moves for Hinrich, Young and Stiemsma

    With reports flying around the NBA that all of Chicago's competitors are getting better by signing key free agents, Chicago must make some moves NOW to ensure that the Bulls remain a championship contender after Derrick Rose returns from injury...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 5,034 reads 104 comments

  12. Chicago Bulls Must Sign Nick Young to Be the Starting Shooting Guard

    With the Chicago Tribune reporting that the Chicago Bulls are unlikely to pick up team options for C.J...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 4,741 reads 41 comments

  13. Pre-Draft 4-Way Trade That Makes Bulls, Rockets, Kings and Warriors All Winners

    Trade Breakdown : Chicago: Receives: Andris Biedrins from Golden State, Tyreke Evans from Kings and the fifth pick in the 2012 NBA Draft from Sacramento. Loses: Luol Deng and 29th pick in 2012 NBA Draft...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 6,825 reads 46 comments

  14. Chicago Bulls, Warriors Should Discuss Swapping Deng to Move into Lottery

    Trade Proposal : Chicago sends Luol Deng (SF) and 29th pick in 2012 NBA Draft to Golden State for Andris Bierdrins (C), Dorrell Wright (SF) and the seventh pick in the 2012 NBA Draft...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 3,439 reads 26 comments

  15. Chicago Bulls: A 3-Way Trade to Capitalize on Luol Deng's Value

    With chatter picking up that the Chicago Bulls may be shopping All-Star small forward Luol Deng , Bulls fans can only hope that management does its homework and brings back the ...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 9,132 reads 43 comments

  16. Chicago Bulls: 2-Year Plan for Rebuilding the Bulls for Run at 2013-14 Title

    With Derrick Rose 's knee surgery successfully in the rearview mirror, Chicago Bulls ownership and management have a lot of work to do before next season as their superstar begins his road to recovery...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 387 reads 29 comments

  17. Chicago Bulls: Should Chicago Use Noah as Trade Bait?

    The talking heads are wondering whether Chicago should consider moving Joakim Noah to rebuild the team in light of the playoff failures of the past two seasons...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about 2 years ago 5,867 reads 68 comments

  18. NBA Trade Deadline 2012: Should Chicago Call Golden State About Jackson, Wright?

    As reported by ESPN , Tuesday night the Golden State Warriors traded Monta Ellis, Kwame Brown and Ekpe Udoh to the Milwaukee Bucks for Andrew Bogut and Stephen Jackson...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about over 2 years ago 1,493 reads 5 comments

  19. NBA Trade Deadline: 4-Way Trade Idea Involving Nothing but Guards

    While four-team trades are almost non-existent in the NBA and are only contemplated by trade crazy speculators, outlined below is a four-team trade that is fairly simple (if you can classify any four-team trade as simple)...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about over 2 years ago 1,624 reads 21 comments

  20. NBA: 4-Way Trade That Should Happen Between Lakers, Bulls, Kings and Blazers

    The Trade : Lakers get PG Raymond Felton ($7.6M - one year) from Trail Blazers. Bulls get SG Jamal Crawford ($5M - two years) from Trail Blazers and PG Isaiah Thomas ($475K - three years) from Kings...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about over 2 years ago 2,801 reads 4 comments

  21. Chicago Bulls: A 3-Way Deal Worth Trading Away Omer Asik

    Details of Proposed Trade : Chicago receives: O.J. Mayo ($5.6M; final year), Jordan Hill ($2.9M; two years left) and Chase Budinger ($850k; two years left). Houston receives: Omer Asik ($1...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about over 2 years ago 4,698 reads 37 comments

  22. Chicago Bulls: New Hope for Landing O.J. Mayo?

    With the trade deadline fast approaching in little more than a week, teams all around the NBA are burning up the phone lines trying to make that one last-minute move to increase ...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about over 2 years ago 4,065 reads 37 comments

  23. 4-Way Trade That Would Improve Bulls, Lakers, Timberwolves and Grizzlies

    With the NBA trade deadline less than two weeks away and fast approaching, trade rumors are running wild throughout the Association...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about over 2 years ago 457 reads 31 comments

  24. Orlando Magic: A Potential 3-Way Trade to Convince Superman to Stay in Orlando

    With reports coming out of Orlando that Magic ownership and management want to avoid trading Dwight Howard before the March 15 NBA deadline, one has to wonder what Otis Smith has up his sleeve...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about over 2 years ago 1,714 reads 11 comments

  25. 2 Moves Chicago Bulls Must Make to Overtake Miami as Championship Favorite

    The Chicago Bulls are having another amazing season and are once again one of the top teams in the NBA ...

    Nicholas Hoeft Written by Nicholas Hoeft about over 2 years ago 2,994 reads 56 comments