State of the Organization is a continuing series of daily updates on the happenings of your favorite Chicago sports teams: Cubs, White Sox, Bulls, Blackhawks and Bears. Each team with its own update space.
This space will provide some of the highlights of what has been going on with your favorite Chicago basketball team, the Chicago Bulls, in the past 24 hours. Acquisitions, injuries, performance updates and storylines will be provided during the season, including the team’s competitive status.
Stories of the Day:
- Taj Gibson will get the start at power forward in the season opener tonight.
- Denzel Valentine expects to return from his ankle injury and play in the opener.
- The Bulls and Valentine himself expect him to play a major role this season.
- The Bulls have been criticized for many of their moves made this offseason. Namely, that the pieces are all ball-dominant guards who cannot shoot. The Bulls don’t expect this to be a problem.
- And Jimmy Butler says they will prove everyone wrong.
- Previewing the Bulls bench.
- The Bulls open the regular season tonight at 8:00pm ET against the Boston Celtics.