Report: Chicago Bulls Make ‘Significant Offer’ for Kevin Love

by July 24, 2014

It’s no secret that the Bulls are after Kevin Love. The Chicago Sun-Times reports that a blockbuster offer for the All-Star forward coming out of the Windy City includes Taj Gibson and rookie Doug McDermott:

According to a Timberwolves source, the Bulls made a “significant offer’’ Wednesday morning for the three-time All-Star, and it was an offer that was considered to be the latest leader in the clubhouse.


The source said that the two headlining names in the package were Taj Gibson and Doug McDermott, “as well as a few other assets.’’


A report from said that Nikola Mirotic was also involved, but the source could not confirm that. […] If McDermott or (Nikola) Mirotic are involved, the deal would have to wait 30 days until after each signed their rookie contracts, per NBA rules. Mirotic signed last week; McDermott signed his deal on Tuesday.