Billy Donovan


*Updated 5/5/23 after reports that Arturas Karnisovas received an extension* The original plan was a good one. Starting at the 2021 NBA Trade Deadline, Arturas Karnisovas pushed his chips in. He acquired Nikola Vucevic for two future top-four protected first-round picks and Wendell Carter, Jr. He pulled off sign-and-trades for Lonzo Ball and DeMar DeRozan, utilized the mid-level exception on…

The Play-In Tournament perfectly encapsulated the Bulls season. A slow start against the Raptors flipped fast after the Bulls started turning them over, scoring in transition and getting some good luck when it came to opponent three-point percentage. They pulled out a 109-105 win in Toronto to keep their season alive. Until their second Play-In game in Miami. Feeling good…