Like an oasis in the desert, basketball is here, if only for a few short weeks. I’ll take what I can get.
Summer league is just getting started up, and the Bulls have played two games already, winning one against the Lakers and losing to a depleted Cavaliers team.
How much is some point guard insurance worth?
For the Bulls, the magic number is $9 million. Nulling the qualifying offer they extended to him earlier this month, the Bulls extended Ryan Arcidiacono on a three-year, $9 million deal that will keep him as a Bull through the 2021-22 season.
In Episode 5 of the 3 Alphas Podcast, Dan and Joe recap the Bulls draft picks of Coby White and Daniel Gafford. They break down the Thad Young signing and the impact he’ll have on Carter and Markkanen. Dan and Joe also talk Day 1 of NBA Free Agency and where Kawhi is gonna do. All that and a bunch more!
The Chicago Bulls have reportedly agreed to terms with free agent forward Thaddeus Young.
First reported by Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports, the Bulls and Young have verbally agreed to three-year, $41 million terms. According to multiple reports, the deal will include team protections, possibly a team option, on the third year of the contract.
Put in your day-off requests from work, stock up on reaction gifs, and double-check your internet connection.
Because NBA free agency officially kicks off on Sunday. And with the volume of NBA free agents poised to change teams, this summer promises to be one of the most exciting free agencies to date.