Sep. 26 10:58 PM PT11:58 PM MT12:58 AM CT1:58 AM ET5:58 GMT13:58 10:58 PM MST12:58 AM EST9:58 UAE07:581:58 ET12:58 AM CT4:58 - Dunleavy has undergone back surgery and will miss eight to 10 weeks. Analysis: The Bulls say in a statement that Dunleavy "experienced some occasional back discomfort over the summer which had recently worsened." After "conservative measures" failed to end the symptoms, he underwent a microdiscectomy Friday at Rush University Medical Center. Dunleavy faces the possibility of missing 12 to 16 regular-season games. Training camp begins next week.
July 14 3:16 PM PT4:16 PM MT5:16 PM CT6:16 PM ET22:16 GMT6:16 3:16 PM MST5:16 PM EST2:16 UAE (+1)00:1618:16 ET5:16 PM CT21:16 - The Chicago Bulls say they have signed Dunleavy and backup guard Aaron Brooks. The deals were announced Tuesday. Both players reached agreements before the league's signing moratorium ended last week. Analysis: Dunleavy, who turns 35 in September, got a three-year, $14 million contract. He averaged 9.4 points in 63 games - all starts - and shot 41 percent from 3-point range for Chicago last season. In the playoffs, he averaged 10.9 points and shot 48 percent from beyond the arc.
July 1 7:53 AM PT8:53 AM MT9:53 AM CT10:53 AM ET14:53 GMT22:53 7:53 AM MST9:53 AM EST18:53 UAE16:5310:53 ET9:53 AM CT13:53 - A person with knowledge of the negotiations says Dunleavy and the Chicago Bulls have agreed on a new three-year, $14 million contract. The person confirmed the deal Wednesday to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because no contracts can be signed until July 9. Yahoo Sports first reported the agreement, and Dunleavy later confirmed it to the Chicago Tribune. Analysis: Dunleavy was expected to get interest from several other clubs, including Cleveland. He turns 35 in September, and averaged 9.4 points in 63 games - all starts - and shot 41 percent from 3-point range last season. In the playoffs, he averaged 10.9 points and shot 48 percent from beyond the arc. The No. 3 pick in the 2002 draft has averaged 11.7 points in 902 career games.