Chicago Bulls Regular Season Rosters

2016-2017 Chicago Bulls Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
21 Jimmy Butler GF 6-7 231 5 Marquette 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 30 United States PO-2019; UFA-2020
0 Isaiah Canaan G 6-0 201 3 Murray State 2013 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States UFA-2018
7 Michael Carter-Williams PG 6-6 190 3 Syracuse 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States RFA-2017
6 Cristiano Felicio C 6-9 266 1 Minas (Brazil) 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted Brazil RFA-2017
22 Taj Gibson F 6-9 236 7 USC 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States UFA-2017
2 Jerian Grant SG 6-4 198 1 Notre Dame 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States TO-2018; RFA-2019
31 R.J. Hunter G 6-6 185 1 Georgia State 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 28 United States UFA-2018
8 Robin Lopez FC 7-0 255 8 Stanford 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States UFA-2019
11 Doug McDermott F 6-8 219 2 Creighton 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States RFA-2018
44 Nikola Mirotic F 6-10 238 2 Real Madrid (Spain) 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 23 Montenegro / Spain RFA-2017
5 Bobby Portis PF 6-11 246 1 Arkansas 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States TO-2018; RFA-2019
9 Rajon Rondo PG 6-1 186 10 Kentucky 2006 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States UFA-2018
45 Denzel Valentine F 6-6 212 0 Michigan State 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States TO-2018; TO-2019; RFA-2020
3 Dwyane Wade SG 6-4 220 13 Marquette 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States PO-2017; UFA-2018
16 Paul Zipser F 6-8 210 0 FC Bayern Munich Junior Team (Germany) 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 18 Germany RFA-2019; TO-2019; UFA-2020

2016-2017 Chicago Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Rondo D. Wade J. Butler T. Gibson R. Lopez
Rotation I. Canaan J. Grant D. Valentine N. Mirotic B. Portis
Rotation         C. Felicio
Lim PT M. Carter-Williams R. Hunter P. Zipser    
Lim PT     D. McDermott    

Chicago Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Ater Majok C 2011 Rnd 2 Pick 28 Australia / South Sudan
Tadija Dragicevic PF 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 23 Serbia
Milovan Rakovic PF 2007 Rnd 2 Pick 30 Serbia
Albert Miralles FC 2004 Rnd 2 Pick 10 Spain

2016-2017 Chicago Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Jimmy Butler Player Of The Week (11/21/16)

2016-2017 Chicago Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Jimmy Butler 20 35.9 25.6 6.6 4.1 1.7 0.3 2.0
Dwyane Wade 18 31.1 19.9 4.3 3.1 1.6 0.7 2.3
Taj Gibson 20 28.9 12.1 7.9 1.6 0.7 1.1 1.8
Robin Lopez 20 28.1 9.9 8.0 0.8 0.1 1.9 0.8
Nikola Mirotic 20 22.6 9.0 5.7 1.1 0.7 0.8 1.2
Isaiah Canaan 20 21.1 7.3 1.8 1.1 0.8 0.1 0.8
Rajon Rondo 17 30.5 8.2 6.8 7.2 1.4 0.3 2.6
Doug McDermott 9 23.7 10.6 2.7 1.3 0.3 0.1 0.7
Bobby Portis 18 11.6 4.1 3.2 0.7 0.1 0.2 0.5
Jerian Grant 14 13.9 4.2 1.6 1.3 0.9 0.1 0.4
Denzel Valentine 16 10.7 2.2 1.5 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.3
Cristiano Felicio 12 9.9 2.2 3.2 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.3
Michael Carter-Williams 3 15.0 4.0 3.0 2.7 0.7 0.7 2.0
Paul Zipser 6 5.1 0.0 1.2 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.2
R.J. Hunter 3 3.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Chicago Bulls Future Free Agent Details

2017 2018 2019 2020
Dwyane Wade (PO)
Taj Gibson (UFA)
Nikola Mirotic (RFA)
Michael Carter-Williams (RFA)
Cristiano Felicio (UFA)
Rajon Rondo (UFA)
Jerian Grant (TO)
Isaiah Canaan (UFA)
Doug McDermott (RFA)
Bobby Portis (TO)
Denzel Valentine (TO)
R.J. Hunter (UFA)
Robin Lopez (UFA)
Jimmy Butler (PO)
Jerian Grant (RFA)
Paul Zipser (TO)
Bobby Portis (RFA)
Denzel Valentine (TO)
Denzel Valentine (RFA)

Chicago Bulls Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2017Own; SAC 11-30 (via CLE)To NYK; SAC 31-55 (via CLE) if SAC does not convey 1st round pick to CHI in 2017
2018OwnOwn
2019OwnTo LAL
2020OwnOwn
2021OwnOwn
2022OwnOwn
2023OwnOwn

Chicago Bulls Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2017 first round draft pick from Sacramento
Sacramento's 1st round pick to Chicago (via Cleveland) protected for selections 1-10 in 2017; if this pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed, then Sacramento will instead convey its 2017 2nd round pick to Chicago protected for selections 56-60 (if this pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed, then Sacramento's obligation to Chicago will be extinguished) [Cleveland-Sacramento, 6/30/2011; Chicago-Cleveland, 1/7/2014]

2017 second round draft pick to New York
Chicago's 2017 2nd round pick to New York [Chicago-New York, 6/22/2016]

2019 second round draft pick to L.A. Lakers
Chicago's 2019 2nd round pick to L.A. Lakers [Chicago-L.A. Lakers, 7/7/2016]

2016-2017 Chicago Bulls Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Jimmy Butler was selected as the #30 pick in the First Round of the 2011 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. Jimmy Butler signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on December 9, 2011. Jimmy Butler re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on July 9, 2015.

Taj Gibson was selected as the #26 pick in the First Round of the 2009 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. Taj Gibson signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on July 8, 2009. Taj Gibson signed a multi-year extension with the Chicago Bulls on October 31, 2012.

Bobby Portis was selected as the #22 pick in the First Round of the 2015 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. Bobby Portis signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on July 7, 2015.

Denzel Valentine was selected as the #14 pick in the First Round of the 2016 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. Denzel Valentine signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on July 16, 2016.

Paul Zipser was selected as the #18 pick in the Second Round of the 2016 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. Paul Zipser signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on July 15, 2016.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Doug McDermott, the #11 pick in the First Round of the 2014 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Chicago Bulls from the Denver Nuggets on June 26, 2014. Doug McDermott signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on July 22, 2014.

Draft Rights to Nikola Mirotic, the #23 pick in the First Round of the 2011 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Chicago Bulls from the Minnesota Timberwolves on June 24, 2011. Nikola Mirotic signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on July 18, 2014.

Acquired via Trade

Michael Carter-Williams was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the Milwaukee Bucks on October 17, 2016.

Jerian Grant was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the New York Knicks on June 22, 2016.

Robin Lopez was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the New York Knicks on June 22, 2016.

Acquired via Free Agency

Isaiah Canaan signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on July 20, 2016.

Cristiano Felicio signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on July 11, 2015.

R.J. Hunter signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on October 27, 2016.

Rajon Rondo signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on July 7, 2016.

Dwyane Wade signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on July 15, 2016.

2016-2017 Chicago Bulls Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Jerry Reinsdorf Owner, Chairman 1985-1986 N/A
Robert Judelson Alternate Board of Governor 1985-1986 N/A
Steve Schanwald Alternate Board of Governor, Executive VP of Business Operations 1986-1987 N/A
Irwin Mandel Alternate Board of Governor, Senior VP of Financial and Legal 1971-1972 N/A
Ram Padmanabhan VP of Financial 2013-2014 N/A
Eric Buck Director of Team Security 2010-2011 N/A
Fred Hoiberg Head Coach 2015-2016 Head Coach (Iowa State, 2010 to 2015)
Jim Boylen Associate Head Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (San Antonio Spurs, 2013 to 2015)
Mike Wilhelm Assistant Coach 2002-2003 Advance Scout (Denver Nuggets, 2001 to 2002)
Charlie Henry Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Iowa State, 2014 to 2015)
Pete Myers Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Golden State Warriors, 2011 to 2014)
Randy Brown Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant General Manager (Chicago Bulls, 2013 to 2015)
Michael Reinsdorf Chief Operating Officer, President 2010-2011 Alternate Board of Governor (N/A, 2007 to )
John Paxson Executive VP of Basketball Operations 2003-2004 Assistant Coach (Chicago Bulls, 1995 to 1996)
Gar Forman General Manager 2009-2010 Director of Player Personnel (Chicago Bulls, 2004 to 2009)
Brian Hagen Assistant General Manager 2012-2013 Assistant General Manager (New Orleans Pelicans, 2003 to 2012)
Jim Paxson Director of Basketball Operations 2010-2011 Scout (Chicago Bulls, 2009 to 2010)
Ivica Dukan Director of International Scouting 1990-1991 N/A
Dave Bollwinkel Scout 2005-2006 N/A
Jeff Tanaka Head Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Chicago Bulls, 2008 to 2014)
Stacey King TV Broadcaster 2006-2007 N/A
Neil Funk TV Broadcaster 2008-2009 Radio Broadcaster (Chicago Bulls, 1991 to 2008)
Steve Kashul Radio Broadcaster 1997-1998 N/A
Bill Wennington Radio Broadcaster 2004-2005 N/A
Chuck Swirsky Radio Broadcaster 2008-2009 N/A
Tommy Edwards Public Address Announcer 2006-2007 Public Address Announcer (Chicago Bulls, 1976 to 1990)