The Bulls' newcomers saw a transformation no one expected during the season, thanks to the camaraderie shared by the group of veterans playing for something bigger than themselves.
The Bulls and White Sox chairman will be presented with the 2013 Sports Business Journal Lifetime Achievement Award on Wednesday night in New York.
Jerry Reinsdorf has not always seen eye-to-eye with NBA commissioner David Stern, but the two have put their differences aside over the years to help the success of both the league and the Bulls.
While the Bulls don't hold a lottery pick in the 2013 NBA Draft, a slew of underrated prospects could put Chicago in a good position to improve their roster at the 20th and 49th overall selections in June's draft.
The Bulls will closely monitor the health of their 'star' players this offseason, but also will need to make decisions regarding their bench as the offseason looms.