Chicago Bulls Re-Sign Andres Nocioni; GM John Paxson Making The Right Moves
The Chicago Bulls have signed forward Andres Nocioni to a long-term contract ... But the club didn't overspend and still have cap room to re-sign Gordon and Deng ... This move shows the Bulls are well-managed and could be on the verge of big things ... Click here for news and analysis ... ESPN news services reports Chicago has signed Andres Nocioni:
Nocioni is a poor man's Manu Ginobili. He's a pest, annoying opponents with his physical style. The Argentine is also versatile-he can play three positions and has no problem starting or coming off the bench. Such versatility is a luxury in today's NBA.
The Bulls paid a fair price for Nocioni. They didn't overspend and have enough cap room to re-sign Luol Deng and Ben Gordon. This is important. Good teams, like
Nocioni's fair-value contract also preserves all of the Bulls' options. The club can still include him in a package for Kevin Garnett or Pau Gasol.
With these smart transactions, Chicago is
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