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Chicago Bulls Team Salary
Rookie Contract Extension Eligible: Jimmy Butler
Rookie Contract Options Pending: Tony Snell
- Room: $0 (Kirk Hinrich)
Roster Count: 12 guaranteed
PG: Derrick Rose, Kirk Hinrich, Aaron Brooks
SG: Jimmy Butler, Tony Snell
SF: Mike Dunleavy, Doug McDermott
PF: Pau Gasol, Taj Gibson, Nikola Mirotic, Cameron Bairstow
C: Joakim Noah
*Note: Teams often adjust their depth chart throughout the season, sometimes game by game.
- 6/26/14 — Selected Cameron Bairstow (49th) in the 2014 NBA draft
- 6/27/14 — Traded the rights to Jusuf Nurkic (2014-16th) and Gary Harris (2014-19th), along with a 2015 second-rounder for the rights to Doug McDermott (2014-11th) and Anthony Randolph.
- 7/14/14 — Traded Greg Smith to the Dallas Mavericks for the rights to Tadija Dragicevic.
- 7/14/14 — Traded Anthony Randolph, two second-rounders and $1.0 million to the Orlando Magic for the rights to Milovan Rakovic (2007-60th),
- 7/18/14 — Signed Pau Gasol to a three-year, $22.3 million contract.
- 7/18/14 — Signed Nikola Mirotic to a three-year, $16.6 million contract.
- 7/21/14 — Signed Kirk Hinrich to a two-year, $5.6 million contract (player option on second season).
- 7/21/14 — Signed Cameron Bairstow to a partially guaranteed three-year, $2.3 million minimum contract.
- 7/22/14 — Signed Doug McDermott to a $10.4 million rookie-scale contract.
- 7/22/14 — Signed Aaron Brooks to a one-year, $1.1 million minimum contract.
Waived Players: Carlos Boozer (via amnesty provision), Mike James, Lou Amundson, Ronnie Brewer
- Early Bird: Nazr Mohammed (renounced)
Unsigned Draft Picks:
- First-rounders: None
- Second-rounders: Tadija Dragicevic (2008-53rd), Milovan Rakovic (2007-60th), Vladimir Veremeenko (2006-48th),
Head Coach: Tom Thibodeau, signed a four-year extension before 2012/13 season taking him through 2016/17.
- Gar Forman — General Manager
- Randy Brown — Assistant General Manager
- Brian Hagen — Assistant General Manager
- Jim Paxson — Director of Basketball Operations
- Jay Hillock — Director of Pro Personnel
- 2015 — Owed first-rounder (top-10 protected through 2017, converts to 2017 second-rounder if in the top-55) from Sacramento Kings (Luol Deng, J.J. Hickson).
- 2015 — Right to swap first-rounder with Cleveland Cavaliers if Cleveland in 15-30 range.
- 2015 — Owe second-rounder (higher of Cleveland and Chicago pick) to Orlando Magic (Anthony Randolph).
- 2015 — Owed second-rounder from Portland Trail Blazers (Luol Deng, 2013 31st pick).
- 2015 — Owe second-rounder to Denver Nuggets (Doug McDermott), lower of Chicago or Portland pick to Denver.
- 2016 — Owed second-rounder from Portland Trail Blazers (Luol Deng, 2013 31st pick).
- 2016 — Owe second-rounder (higher of Blazers and Chicago pick) to Orlando Magic (Anthony Randolph).
Cash Paid ($3.3 million max): $1.0 million to Orlando (Anthony Randolph)
Cash Received ($3.3 million max): $0
Amnesty: Carlos Boozer — $13.55 million
For notes on some of the rules and an explanation of cap holds, please refer to the following Salary Notes.
Salary and team data changes quite often. If you notice a discrepancy, please notify Basketball Insiders Senior Writer Eric Pincus.
(Updated on 7/25/14)