For the first time since 2009, the Bulls have two first-round picks. Holding the No. 16 and No.
MEMPHIS—For a stretch of Monday night’s game, James Johnson looked like the player the Bulls envisioned when they selected him 16th overall in the 2009 NBA Draft.
DEERFIELD — The Bulls assigned second-year point guard Marquis Teague to their Bulls’ D-League affiliate, the Iowa Energy, Thursday.
Maybe it means nothing, just an opportunity for a struggling young player to get some playing time and confidence after losing his spot in the rotation.