2004 Transactions

2004 Chicago Bulls Transactions

January 6, 2004 — Waived guard Linton Johnson III.

January 7, 2004 — Signed Ronald Dupree to a 10-day contract.

January 13, 2004 — Activated Scottie Pippen and placed Chris Jefferies (left ankle sprain) on the Injured List.

January 17, 2004 — Signed Ronald Dupree to a second 10-day contract.

January 25, 2004 — Placed Kendall Gill (right achilles strain) on the Injured List and activated Chris Jefferies.

January 27, 2004 — Signed Ronald Dupree to a contract for the remainder of the season.

January 28, 2004 — Promoted Gar Forman to Director of Player Personnel.

January 31, 2004 — Activated Tyson Chandler and placed Chris Jefferies (right ankle sprain) on the Injured List.

February 12, 2004 — Placed Scottie Pippen (sore left knee) on the Injured List and activated forward Chris Jeffries.

February 17, 2004 — Waived guard Jay Williams.

February 26, 2004 — Activated Kendall Gill and placed Chris Jeffries (low back pain) on the Injured List.

February 28, 2004 — Placed Corie Blount on the Injured List and signed Linton Johnson III to a 10-day contract.

March 2, 2004 — Waived Corie Blount.

March 4, 2004 — Signed free agent Paul Shirley to a 10-day contract and placed Marcus Fizer (left ankle sprain) on the Injured List.

March 9, 2004 — Signed Linton Johnson III to a second 10-day contract.

March 15, 2004 — Waived Rick Brunson, signed Paul Shirley to his second 10-day contract and signed free agent Jannero Pargo to a 10-day contract.

March 19, 2004 — Signed Linton Johnson III to a contract for the remainder of the season.

March 25, 2004 — Signed Paul Shirley and Jannero Pargo for the remainder of the season.

March 25, 2004 — Activated Marcus Fizer and placed Paul Shirley (bruised kidney) on the Injured List.

April 7, 2004 — Activated Chris Jefferies and placed Kendall Gill (migraine headaches) on the Injured List.

May 3, 2004 — Bulls named Jay Hillock Director of Pro Personnel.

May 19, 2004 — Jim Boylan hired as Assistant Coach.

June 24, 2004 — Drafted Ben Gordon (3rd overall), Jackson Vroman (31st overall), and Chris Duhon (38th overall). The Bulls acquired the rights to Luol Deng (7th overall) from Phoenix in exchange for a Bulls future conditional first round pick, the rights to Jackson Vroman, and an undisclosed amount of cash.

July 27, 2004 — Signed draft pick Ben Gordon.

July 27, 2004 — Signed draft pick Luol Deng.

August 5, 2004 — Re-signed Jamal Crawford and traded him and Jerome Williams to New York for Dikembe Mutombo, Othella Harrington, Frank Williams and Cezary Trybankski.

August 11, 2004 — Signed Andrés Nocioni.

August 20, 2004 — Waived Paul Shirley.

September 8, 2004 — Traded Dikembe Mutombo to the Houston Rockets for Eric Piatkowski, Adrian Griffin and Mike Wilks.

September 30, 2004 — Signed undrafted free agent Jared Reiner.

October 4, 2004 — Waived Chris Jefferies.

October 4, 2004 — Signed draft pick Chris Duhon.

October 5, 2004 — Signed Gary Trent.

October 5, 2004 — Scottie Pippen retired.

October 20, 2004 — Waived Mike Wilks.

October 28, 2004 — Waived Gary Trent and Cezary Trybanksi.

November 1, 2004 — Waived Eddie Robinson.

November 1, 2004 — Placed Jannero Pargo (left knee tendinitis), Tommy Smith (left ankle sprain) and Frank Williams (left hamstring strain) on the Injured List.

November 19, 2004 — Placed Jared Reiner (left calf strain) on the Injured List activated Jannero Pargo.

December 1, 2004 — Placed Jannero Pargo (left hamstring strain) on the Injured List and activated Frank Williams.