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Bulls’ Jimmy Butler: ‘We’re not giving up’

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(Jimmy) Butler said he does not believe his team has quit on the season, despite the way players have performed lately. (Dwyane) Wade was a minus-37 on Sunday, while Butler shot 2-for-11 from the field and scored just five points.

“I don’t think we’re giving up,” Butler said. “We’re just not playing any type of good basketball right now. We got to get back to doing the basics before we try to do anything else. Getting back in transition, guarding the way we’re supposed to be, taking the right shots. I’m sure we’re going to talk about that for a while tomorrow before we play Charlotte, but we’re not giving up. I can tell you that.”

Source: Nick Friedell of ESPN

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Report: Earl Watson Fired as Suns Coach

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Phoenix coach Earl Watson has been fired, league sources tell ESPN.

Source: Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN

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Sources: Jameer Nelson Signs 1-Year Deal With Pelicans

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Free-agent guard Jameer Nelson has agreed to a one-year deal with the New Orleans Pelicans, league sources told The Vertical.

Nelson entered free agency Wednesday, when the Denver Nuggets waived him to create roster space to sign Richard Jefferson and allow second-year guard Jamal Murray to assume the starting point-guard role.

Source: Shams Charania of The Vertical

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Bobby Portis Apologizes to Bulls for Mirotic Fight

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Bobby Portis has apologized to his Bulls teammates for getting into a fight that left Nikola Mirotic with facial fractures and a concussion. “He didn’t address us today, but he did address the team before so that was taken care of,” Bulls swingman Justin Holiday said after Friday’s practice.

Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg acknowledged that Portis’ apology took place during a team meeting but did not want to go into specific details about his message. “I’ll keep that between the team,” Hoiberg said, “as far as exactly what was said in that meeting.”

Source: Nick Friedell of ESPN

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