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Bulls' goal is to lock up Jimmy Butler, Mike Dunleavy

Bulls' goal is to lock up Jimmy Butler, Mike Dunleavy

Monday brought the introduction of first-round pick Bobby Portis and news that Kirk Hinrich exercised his $2.85 million player option for 2015-16, meaning 40 percent of the Bulls' offseason moves are complete. The rest of the to-do list involves re-signing restricted free agent Jimmy Butler, bidding hard to re-sign starting small forward Mike Dunleavy, and adding a guard with a salary-cap exception, likely the mini-midlevel for taxpaying teams. The Bulls plan to be a luxury tax team for just the second time in franchise history. That's based on a maximum qualifying offer of five years, $90 million to Butler, who would really have to bet on himself to enter unrestricted free...

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