Saturday, October 16 2021

The Chicago Bulls continue to add to their roster as the offseason comes to a close.

The Bulls have signed forward Alize Johnson, guard Matt Thomas, and forward Stanley Johnson to help sure up their bench depth.

Alize Johnson signed a two-year deal with the Bulls following being waived by the Brooklyn Nets after the signing of LaMarcus Aldridge, first reported by ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.

Johnson, who averaged 5.2 points and 5.0 rebounds in 18 games with the Nets last season, provides much-needed depth in the front court for Chicago as an above average rebounder who plays with great energy.

Matt Thomas, who spent time with the Toronto Raptors and Utah Jazz last season, brings some 3-point shooting depth to the end of the Bulls bench as a career 41.3% shooter from downtown.

First reported by The Athletic’s Shams Charania, Stanley Johnson, the former No. 8 pick of the 2015 NBA draft, averaged 4.4 points and 2.5 rebounds last season in 61 games with the Toronto Raptors and brings end of the bench depth on the wing for the Bulls.

Source: Yahoo Sports

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