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Mike Dunleavy 'thrilled' to stay with Bulls; Jimmy Butler next?

Mike Dunleavy 'thrilled' to stay with Bulls; Jimmy Butler next?

Wednesday morning showed why the Bulls were so confident entering free agency. Moving quickly to retain their starting small forward, the Bulls received a verbal commitment from Mike Dunleavy on a three-year deal worth just over $14 million. Yahoo Sports first reported Dunleavy's agreement, which can be signed when the league moratorium ends on July 9. "I'm thrilled to be back," Dunleavy said in an interview. "It's a really fair deal. I'm looking forward to playing for (new coach Fred Hoiberg) and love our team." Also, signs pointed strongly to Jimmy Butler agreeing to either a four- or five-year deal to stay with the Bulls. Butler's deal,...

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