The Chicago Bulls have agreed to a multi-year contract extension with Jim Boylen.

Boylen replaced Fred Hoiberg as head coach during the 18-19 season.

"Jim has a strong vision on where he wants to take this team, and he has done a great job establishing the culture that we want this organization to stand for as we continue to progress. He has tremendous passion for developing young talent, is a strong communicator and a good fit for this team. The organization is confident in the direction that he is taking our players, and we are committed to him," Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations John Paxson said in a news release on Friday.