There are already growing rumors around the NBA that certain players could be moved. Should the Chicago Bulls pursue any of them?
Just 17 games into the season, and fans of the Chicago Bulls are pretty much on to next year already. It wasn’t supposed to be anywhere close to a successful season, but the Bulls have gotten flat-out unlucky to start the year.
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On top of Lauri Markkanen, Kris Dunn and Bobby Portis missing several weeks, the Bulls just found out that Denzel Valentine will be out for the season. Valentine is going to undergo reconstructive surgery on his ankle after it being deemed unstable.
The Bulls have had some interesting losses this year, in which they kept it close and couldn’t quite finish the deal. You could call those “epic tank losses.” On the other hand, the Bulls have also been handed some drubbings.
I suppose you could also call those “epic tank losses.” No matter how you spin those, they count towards the “tank.”
If it is truly another year of the tank, should the Bulls be buyers on the trade market? The most likely scenario is that they look to sell, but there are some recent rumors that suggest some notable players are on the block.
Some of these more notable names would look great in a Bulls uniform over the foreseeable future. But, would they fit? Let’s look at the latest rumors coming out of the mill.