Chicago Bulls Regular Season Rosters

2009-2010 Chicago Bulls Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
20 Joe Alexander SF 6-8 230 1 West Virginia 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States / Israel
32 Devin Brown SF 6-5 220 7 Texas-San Antonio 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
9 Luol Deng GF 6-9 220 5 Duke 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 7 England / South Sudan
22 Taj Gibson F 6-9 232 0 USC 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States
34 Aaron Gray C 7-0 270 2 Pittsburgh 2007 Rnd 2 Pick 19 United States
12 Kirk Hinrich G 6-4 190 6 Kansas 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
11 Lindsey Hunter G 6-2 195 16 Jackson State 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
31 Jerome James C 7-0 300 10 Florida A&M 1998 Rnd 2 Pick 7 United States
16 James Johnson F 6-8 240 0 Wake Forest 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States
31 Rob Kurz F 6-9 232 1 Notre Dame 2008 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
0 Acie Law SG 6-3 202 2 Texas A&M 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
52 Brad Miller C 7-0 261 11 Purdue 1998 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
6 Flip Murray SG 6-3 200 7 Shaw 2002 Rnd 2 Pick 13 United States
13 Joakim Noah FC 6-11 230 2 Florida 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 9 France / United States
12 Jannero Pargo PG 6-1 185 6 Arkansas 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
35 Chris Richard F 6-9 255 1 Florida 2007 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States
1 Derrick Rose PG 6-3 200 1 Memphis 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
15 John Salmons GF 6-7 210 7 Miami (FL) 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States
24 Tyrus Thomas F 6-10 225 3 LSU 2006 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
21 Hakim Warrick F 6-9 219 4 Syracuse 2005 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States

2009-2010 Chicago Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters D. Rose K. Hinrich L. Deng T. Gibson J. Noah
Rotation   F. Murray J. Johnson H. Warrick B. Miller
Lim PT J. Pargo D. Brown J. Alexander C. Richard  
Lim PT A. Law   R. Kurz    

2009-2010 Central Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Cleveland Cavaliers61-21-
2Milwaukee Bucks46-3615
3Chicago Bulls41-4120
4Indiana Pacers32-5029
5Detroit Pistons27-5534

2009-2010 Chicago Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Derrick Rose Player Of The Month (Apr 10)
Derrick Rose Player Of The Week (01/04/10)
Taj Gibson All-Rookie First Team (2010)
Derrick Rose Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (2010)
Taj Gibson Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2010)

2009-2010 Chicago Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Derrick Rose 78 36.8 20.8 3.8 6.0 0.7 0.3 2.8
Luol Deng 70 37.9 17.6 7.3 2.0 0.9 0.9 1.9
Kirk Hinrich 74 33.5 10.9 3.5 4.5 1.1 0.3 1.5
Taj Gibson 82 26.9 9.0 7.5 0.9 0.6 1.3 1.4
Brad Miller 82 23.8 8.8 4.9 1.9 0.5 0.4 1.3
Joakim Noah 64 30.1 10.7 11.0 2.1 0.5 1.6 1.8
John Salmons 51 33.2 12.7 3.4 2.5 1.3 0.4 1.4
Jannero Pargo 63 13.2 5.5 1.2 1.4 0.5 0.0 0.8
Flip Murray 29 23.5 10.1 2.9 1.8 0.6 0.1 0.9
Tyrus Thomas 29 23.4 8.8 6.3 1.1 1.4 1.7 1.8
James Johnson 65 11.6 3.9 2.0 0.7 0.3 0.7 1.0
Hakim Warrick 28 19.0 8.7 3.6 0.6 0.2 0.3 0.8
Acie Law 12 11.2 5.5 1.2 1.3 0.3 0.0 1.0
Chris Richard 18 12.4 2.1 3.3 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.8
Devin Brown 11 8.4 1.8 1.4 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.5
Aaron Gray 8 6.2 2.2 2.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.1
Lindsey Hunter 13 9.4 1.0 1.1 0.7 0.1 0.0 0.3
Joe Alexander 8 3.6 0.5 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0

2009-2010 Chicago Bulls Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

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.

Kirk Hinrich was selected as the #7 pick in the First Round of the 2003 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. Kirk Hinrich signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on July 14, 2003. Kirk Hinrich signed a multi-year extension with the Chicago Bulls on October 31, 2006.

James Johnson was selected as the #16 pick in the First Round of the 2009 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. James Johnson signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on July 8, 2009.

Joakim Noah was selected as the #9 pick in the First Round of the 2007 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. Joakim Noah signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on July 24, 2007.

Derrick Rose was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 2008 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. Derrick Rose signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on July 1, 2008.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Luol Deng, the #7 pick in the First Round of the 2004 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Chicago Bulls from the Phoenix Suns on June 24, 2004. Luol Deng signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on July 16, 2004. Luol Deng re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on July 31, 2008.

Acquired via Trade

Joe Alexander was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the Milwaukee Bucks on February 18, 2010.

Devin Brown was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the New Orleans Pelicans on January 25, 2010.

Acie Law was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the Charlotte Hornets on February 18, 2010.

Brad Miller was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the Sacramento Kings on February 18, 2009.

Flip Murray was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the Charlotte Hornets on February 18, 2010.

Hakim Warrick was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the Milwaukee Bucks on February 18, 2010.

Acquired via Free Agency

Rob Kurz signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on April 9, 2010.

Jannero Pargo signed a contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on July 10, 2009.

Chris Richard signed a contract with the Chicago Bulls on February 5, 2010. Chris Richard re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on February 15, 2010. Chris Richard re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on March 3, 2010.

2009-2010 Chicago Bulls Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Jerry Reinsdorf Owner, Chairman 1985-1986 N/A
Vinny Del Negro Head Coach 2008-2009 Assistant General Manager (Phoenix Suns, 2007 to 2008)
Pete Myers Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Golden State Warriors, 2011 to 2014)
Mike Wilhelm Assistant Coach, Advance Scout 2002-2003 Advance Scout (Denver Nuggets, 2001 to 2002)
Bernie Bickerstaff Assistant Coach 2008-2009 Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations (Charlotte Hornets, 2007 to 2008)
Bob Ociepka Assistant Coach 2008-2009 Assistant Coach (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2006 to 2008)
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)
Matt Lloyd Director of College Scouting 2007-2008 Senior Manager of Basketball Operations (Chicago Bulls, 2003 to 2007)
Ivica Dukan Director of International Scouting 1990-1991 N/A
Brian Meyer Basketball Operations Assistant 2007-2008 Basketball Operations Intern (Chicago Bulls, 2006 to 2007)
Adam Tatalovich Video Coordinator 2007-2008 Assistant Video Coordinator (Chicago Bulls, 2006 to 2007)
Dave Bollwinkel Scout 2005-2006 N/A
Jim Paxson Scout 2009-2010 Consultant (Chicago Bulls, 2006 to 2010)
Chris Thomas Advance Scout 2009-2010 Advance Scout (Chicago Bulls, 2008 to 2009)
John Ligmanowski Equipment Manager 1983-1984 N/A
Karen Stack Director of Basketball Administration 2005-2006 Assistant to Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations (Chicago Bulls, 1983 to 2005)
Thomas Holbert Director of Basketball Operations 2007-2008 N/A
Jay Hillock Director of Pro Personnel 2004-2005 N/A
Dave Severns Assistant Coach, Director of Player Development 2008-2009 N/A
Randy Brown Director of Player Development 2009-2010 Assistant Coach (Sacramento Kings, 2008 to 2009)
Sidney Green Player Development Assistant 2009-2010 Head Coach (Florida Atlantic, 1999 to 2005)
Fred Tedeschi Head Athletic Trainer 1998-1999 N/A
Erik Helland Strength and Conditioning Coach 2001-2002 N/A
Josh Bonhotal Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach 2008-2009 N/A
Jeff Tanaka Assistant Athletic Trainer 2008-2009 N/A
Stacey King Television Analyst 2005-2006 N/A
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)