After a hot start to the 2021-22 NBA season, the Chicago Bulls fell in the standings and were eliminated in the first round of the playoffs. Could this lead to the front office making some more aggressive moves?
The front office is looking to win right away, leading to more moves. Last offseason, the Bulls acquired Lonzo Ball and Alex Caruso in free agency before making a deal for DeMar DeRozan. All three players played a huge role for the Bulls this season.
Some rumors have come up involving Zach LaVine, but Chicago would be wise to keep their duo in the backcourt together. If they look for a trade, the Bulls could shake things up down low.
Nikola Vucevic was acquired at the trade deadline last season. If he is on the block, the San Antonio Spurs could be a team interested in his services.
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The Spurs have an intriguing duo and Dejounte Murray and Keldon Johnson to build around. San Antonio is in a rebuilding phase and that showed further this season as they finished near the bottom of the Western Conference.
Let’s look at a hypothetical NBA trade scenario that would send Nikola Vucevic from the Chicago Bulls to the San Antonio Spurs.