Chicago Bulls Regular Season Rosters

2017-2018 Chicago Bulls Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
15 Ryan Arcidiacono G 6-3 195 0 Villanova 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States N/A
3 Omer Asik C 7-0 255 7 Fenerbahce Ulker (Turkey) 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 6 Turkey ETO-2019; UFA-2020
9 Antonio Blakeney SG 6-4 197 LSU 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States N/A
32 Kris Dunn SG 6-4 210 1 Providence 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States TO-2019; RFA-2020
6 Cristiano Felicio C 6-9 280 2 Minas (Brazil) 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted Brazil UFA-2021
2 Jerian Grant SG 6-4 198 2 Notre Dame 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States RFA-2019
7 Justin Holiday SF 6-6 185 4 Washington 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2019
0 Sean Kilpatrick SG 6-4 212 3 Cincinnati 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States TO-2019; UFA-2020
8 Zach LaVine SG 6-5 185 3 UCLA 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States RFA-2018
42 Robin Lopez FC 7-0 277 9 Stanford 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States UFA-2019
24 Lauri Markkanen SF 7-0 230 0 Arizona 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 7 Finland TO-2019; TO-2020; RFA-2021
11 David Nwaba G 6-4 209 1 Cal Poly 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2018
22 Cameron Payne G 6-3 185 2 Murray State 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States RFA-2019
5 Bobby Portis PF 6-11 248 2 Arkansas 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States RFA-2019
45 Denzel Valentine F 6-6 214 1 Michigan State 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States TO-2019; RFA-2020
30 Noah Vonleh FC 6-9 245 3 Indiana 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States RFA-2018
16 Paul Zipser F 6-8 226 1 FC Bayern Munich Junior Team (Germany) 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 18 Germany TO-2019; UFA-2020
   Two-Way player

2017-2018 Chicago Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters C. Payne D. Nwaba J. Holiday L. Markkanen C. Felicio
Rotation R. Arcidiacono J. Grant   B. Portis O. Asik
Rotation   S. Kilpatrick      
Lim PT K. Dunn Z. LaVine D. Valentine N. Vonleh R. Lopez
Lim PT   A. Blakeney   P. Zipser  

Chicago Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Tadija Dragicevic PF 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 23 Serbia
Albert Miralles FC 2004 Rnd 2 Pick 10 Spain

2017-2018 Chicago Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Lauri Markkanen Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2018)
Kris Dunn Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2018)
Lauri Markkanen Skills Challenge Participant (2018)

2017-2018 Chicago Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Lauri Markkanen 68 29.7 15.2 7.5 1.2 0.6 0.6 1.2
Bobby Portis 73 22.5 13.2 6.8 1.7 0.7 0.3 1.4
Justin Holiday 72 31.5 12.2 4.0 2.1 1.1 0.4 1.3
Denzel Valentine 77 27.2 10.2 5.1 3.2 0.8 0.1 1.3
Robin Lopez 64 26.4 11.8 4.5 1.9 0.2 0.8 1.7
Kris Dunn 52 29.3 13.4 4.2 6.0 2.0 0.5 2.9
Jerian Grant 74 22.8 8.4 2.3 4.6 0.9 0.1 1.2
David Nwaba 70 23.5 7.9 4.7 1.5 0.8 0.4 1.1
Nikola Mirotic 25 24.9 16.8 6.4 1.6 0.6 0.5 1.2
Zach LaVine 24 27.3 16.7 3.9 3.0 1.0 0.2 1.8
Cristiano Felicio 55 17.8 5.6 4.2 1.0 0.3 0.2 1.0
Cameron Payne 25 23.3 8.8 2.8 4.5 1.0 0.4 1.4
Paul Zipser 54 15.2 4.0 2.4 0.9 0.4 0.3 0.8
Antonio Blakeney 19 16.5 7.9 1.7 1.1 0.4 0.1 0.6
Noah Vonleh 21 19.0 6.9 6.9 1.0 0.6 0.3 0.8
Sean Kilpatrick 9 23.7 15.4 2.8 1.4 0.7 0.3 1.3
Kay Felder 14 9.6 3.9 1.0 1.4 0.2 0.1 1.1
Ryan Arcidiacono 24 12.7 2.0 1.0 1.5 0.5 0.0 0.5
Quincy Pondexter 23 8.5 2.0 1.2 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.5
Omer Asik 4 15.3 1.0 2.5 0.2 0.2 0.5 1.0
Jarell Eddie 1 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Chicago Bulls Future Free Agent Details

2018 2019 2020 2021
Noah Vonleh (RFA)
Zach LaVine (RFA)
David Nwaba (UFA)
Robin Lopez (UFA)
Sean Kilpatrick (TO)
Justin Holiday (UFA)
Jerian Grant (RFA)
Kris Dunn (TO)
Bobby Portis (RFA)
Denzel Valentine (TO)
Lauri Markkanen (TO)
Cameron Payne (RFA)
Omer Asik (ETO)
Paul Zipser (TO)
Omer Asik (UFA)
Kris Dunn (RFA)
Denzel Valentine (RFA)
Lauri Markkanen (TO)
Cristiano Felicio (UFA)
Lauri Markkanen (RFA)

Chicago Bulls Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2018Own; NOPTo NYK (via OKC)
2019OwnTo LAL
2020OwnOwn
2021OwnOwn or swap for NOP
2022OwnMore favorable of CHI and DET then other to MEM (via CHI swap for DET)
2023OwnOwn
2024OwnOwn

Chicago Bulls Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2018 first round draft pick from New Orleans
New Orleans' 2018 1st round pick to Chicago [Chicago-New Orleans, 2/1/2018]

2021 second round draft pick from New Orleans (swap, Chicago outgoing)
Chicago has the right to swap its 2021 2nd round pick for New Orleans' 2021 2nd round pick [Chicago-New Orleans, 2/1/2018]

2022 second round draft pick from Detroit (swap, Chicago outgoing to Memphis)
Chicago will receive the more favorable of its 2022 2nd round pick and Detroit's 2022 2nd round pick and Memphis will receive the less favorable of these two picks (via Chicago's right to swap for Detroit) [Chicago-Detroit, 2/8/2018; Detroit-Memphis, 2/8/2018]

2018 second round draft pick to New York
Chicago's 2018 2nd round pick to New York (via Oklahoma City) [Chicago-Oklahoma City, 2/23/2017; New York-Oklahoma City, 9/25/2017]

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

2017-2018 Chicago Bulls Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

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 Lauri Markkanen, the #7 pick in the First Round of the 2017 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Chicago Bulls from the Minnesota Timberwolves on June 22, 2017. Lauri Markkanen signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on July 5, 2017.

Acquired via Trade

Omer Asik was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the New Orleans Pelicans on February 1, 2018.

Kris Dunn was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the Minnesota Timberwolves on June 22, 2017.

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

Zach LaVine was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the Minnesota Timberwolves on June 22, 2017.

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

Cameron Payne was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the Oklahoma City Thunder on February 23, 2017.

Noah Vonleh was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the Portland Trail Blazers on February 8, 2018.

Acquired via Waiver Claim

David Nwaba was claimed off of the waiver wire by the Chicago Bulls from the Los Angeles Lakers on July 12, 2017.

Acquired via Free Agency

Cristiano Felicio signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on July 11, 2015. Cristiano Felicio re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on July 6, 2017.

Justin Holiday signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on July 10, 2017.

Sean Kilpatrick signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on March 26, 2018.

2017-2018 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)
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)
Nate Loenser Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Head Coach (Windy City Bulls, 2016 to 2017)
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
Paul Miller Video Coordinator 2017-2018 Assistant Video Coordinator (Chicago Bulls, 2013 to 2017)
Dave Bollwinkel Scout 2005-2006 N/A
Shawn Respert Director of Player Development 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (2015 to 2016)
Jeff Tanaka Head Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Chicago Bulls, 2008 to 2014)
Arnold Lee Assistant Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 Athletic Trainer (Windy City Bulls, 2016 to 2017)
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)