Chicago Bulls Front Office
Paxson said that he wants the Bulls to compete for a playoff position next season.
Lauri Markkanen completed a thorough examinations from cardiologists.
The Bulls eventually traded Jabari Parker and Bobby Portis to the Wizards for Otto Porter Jr.
JaKarr Sampson averaged 21.1 points, 9.2 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.17 blocks in 30.2 minutes per game in the G League.
Walter Lemon averaged 20.9 points, 4.7 rebounds and 8.0 assists in 33.9 minutes per game in the G League this season.
All testing has been normal on Lauri Markkanen but the Bulls will now be cautious.
Lauri Markkanen is out for Wednesday's game due to extreme fatigue.
The Kings eventually pivoted to a deal with the Mavericks for Harrison Barnes, while the Wizards dealt Porter to the Bulls.
Wendell Carter played in just 44 games this season.
Kevin McHale and Jim Paxson have prior general manager experience.
What exactly Markkanen can become in the future is hard to say, but and at seven feet tall that makes him something the Bulls can put a high value on: an offensive weapon.