Alex Caruso RUMORS & NEWS

  • Grayson Allen's Flagrant Foul on Alex Caruso Being Reviewed by NBA

    Bleacher Report "The NBA is reviewing Milwaukee Bucks guard Grayson Allen's Flagrant 2 foul on Chicago Bulls guard Alex Caruso, who is out six-to-eight weeks with a fractured right wrist as a result of the play. Per Vincent Goodwill of Yahoo Sports, no decision has been made..." January 23

  • Grayson Allen Needs To Be Suspended; Alex Caruso Responds To Foul

    Awesemo "If you know anything about Grayson Allen, you know that his time at Duke was rocky to say the least. Allen was often in headlines for his dirty play and purposely tripping players on the court. On Friday night, he made it back in to NBA headlines after taking out fan-favorite Alex..." January 22

  • Alex Caruso, Billy Donovan rip Grayson Allen over flagrant foul

    Larry Brown Sports "Alex Caruso and Billy Donovan were upset with Grayson Allen over a flagrant foul the Milwaukee Bucks guard committed on Friday night. Caruso was going towards the basket for a layup/dunk in the third quarter of his Chicago Bulls’ 94-90 loss to the Bucks. As he was up in the air,..." January 22

  • Bulls guard Alex Caruso’s hilarious reaction to Benny the Bull trolling Lakers

    Clutch Points "After eight days off due to a COVID-19 outbreak, the Chicago Bulls returned in style on Sunday night, taking down LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers by a score of 115-110. In the process, Alex Caruso had a big game against his former team, dropping 17 points and..." December 20

  • Alex Caruso: This Key Trait for Bulls Superstars ‘Hard to Find in the NBA’

    Heavy "A few weeks ago, Alex Caruso was talking about the two players—DeMar DeRozan and Zach LaVine—who have emerged as clear All-Stars for the Chicago Bulls, each of whom could make a case for being in the NBA MVP conversation. And what Caruso foresaw even then has turned..." December 05

  • Bulls guard Alex Caruso has found his niche — and there’s nothing the NBA can do about it

    The Athletic "Before the Bulls traveled to New York this week, coach Billy Donovan pulled aside Alex Caruso and made an unlikely comparison. He likened Caruso to Udonis Haslem, the Miami Heat’s 19-year staple who many moons ago played for Donovan at Florida for four years...." December 04

  • Alex Caruso makes admission about media’s treatment of Lakers

    Larry Brown Sports "One former Los Angeles Laker is seeing things for what they really are now that he is no longer a member of the team. In an interview with Bryan Kalbrosky of HoopsHype, Chicago Bulls guard Alex Caruso admitted that there is a media bias towards the Lakers, namely when it comes to..." November 23

  • Bulls' Alex Caruso praises Lakers' Austin Reaves

    CBS Sports "The Los Angeles Lakers have felt the sting of losing Alex Caruso all season, but the silver lining is that it has helped enable the rise of Austin Reaves. The two have quite a bit in common as players. Both went undrafted out of college. Both landed with the Lakers...." November 23

  • Bulls players hilariously screwed up their own team’s giveaway

    Larry Brown Sports "The Chicago Bulls got a big win on Monday over the Los Angeles Lakers, but they still managed to let their fans down in one regard. Before the game, the Bulls announced on Twitter that they would be giving away a Zach LaVine jersey to a lucky fan who correctly answered which player..." November 16

  • The inside story of Alex Caruso’s departure from the Lakers

    The Athletic "Alex Caruso woke up to an avalanche of alerts Wednesday morning. He was a lead topic on morning debate shows and the reason much of the Lakers’ global fanbase was, to put it mildly, pissed. When he went to bed the night before after recording a podcast with former NBA guard J.J...." November 15

  • Lakers stint held back Lonzo Ball, claims Bulls teammate Alex Caruso

    Clutch Points "The Chicago Bulls have been one of the NBA’s surprise teams early in the season  – and Lonzo Ball is a huge part of their resurgence. The five-year pro’s biggest leap this season has been most evident in his three-point shooting. Lonzo Ball was already..." November 12

  • Alex Caruso as Willing to Take Discount to Stay, Lakers Lowballed Him

    Heavy "The most disappointing aspect of the Los Angeles Lakers‘ offseason for fans was the fact that the team couldn’t keep Alex Caruso. The 27-year-old guard wasn’t just a fan favorite, but he was also a key contributor to the team. He was one of their best defenders while also..." November 10

  • Should the Los Angeles Lakers Regret Not Keeping Alex Caruso?

    Bleacher Report "The Los Angeles Lakers' (5-5) slow start, especially defensively, makes the loss of guard Alex Caruso stand out as one of their most glaring offseason mistakes. That the Chicago Bulls (6-3) are benefiting from the addition of Caruso only hammers it home: letting a valuable player..." November 08

  • Alex Caruso has Already Gained ‘MVP’ Status with Bulls Fans

    Heavy "Arturas Karnisovas and the Chicago Bulls made a number of moves throughout the offseason, including the signing of former Los Angeles Lakers guard Alex Caruso. A member of the 2020 title team, he brings a defensive prowess and championship experience to the..." October 24

  • Rob Pelinka claims Lakers were ‘aggressive’ in trying to keep Alex Caruso, but he wanted to go to Bulls

    Silver Screen And Roll "Alex Caruso may no longer be with the Lakers, but the discussion of his exit has continued apace throughout the offseason, with seemingly everyone having a take on the break-up between the purple and gold and everyone’s favorite scrappy, undrafted guard from College Station,..." September 24

  • The reason Alex Caruso will take Bulls to next level after getting snubbed by Lakers

    Clutch Points "The Chicago Bulls struck fast in free agency by coming to terms with Lonzo Ball right out of the gate. That wasn’t the only big move the Bulls made on the first day of free agency, though, as they also nabbed Alex Caruso away from the Los Angeles..." September 23

  • One Perfect Free Agent Left For Los Angeles Lakers To Consider

    NBA Analysis "The Los Angeles Lakers made a lot of changes to their roster this NBA offseason. Rob Pelinka showed once again that he is willing to make any move if he feels it puts the team closer to winning a championship. He also showed that he is pretty savvy when it comes to negotiations, as a few..." August 20

  • New Bulls DeMar DeRozan, Lonzo Ball, Alex Caruso share same goal

    The Athletic "DeMar DeRozan delivered some variation of the word “win” 12 times during his introductory news conference Friday. Alex Caruso did the same on seven occasions. Lonzo Ball reached six. August 15

  • Alex Caruso Wasn’t Sure He Could Join Bulls After Lonzo Ball Deal

    Heavy "The Chicago Bulls wasted no time once NBA free agency started at the beginning of the month, as Lonzo Ball’s deal with the Bulls was one of the first free agent deals announced. But when Alex Caruso learned of the news, he didn’t think it was possible for..." August 14

  • Alex Caruso’s honest take on leaving LeBron James, Lakers

    Clutch Points "Alex Caruso’s time with the Los Angeles Lakers may be over, but he will never forget his stint with the Purple and Gold and the plays he made with the team–especially the ones he made alongside LeBron James. There is no doubt the 27-year-old guard has forged..." August 13

  • 3 reasons why Mac McClung is not the next Alex Caruso

    Clutch Points "It was surely tough for Los Angeles Lakers fans to see Alex Caruso leave Hollywood, the place where he became some sort of an underground basketball deity in his own right. Los Angeles is always about the superstars, but it’s also a place that can make legends out of..." August 12

  • Insider Reveals Lakers’ Cold-Blooded Move With Former Fan Favorite

    Heavy "The Los Angeles Lakers made a big splash with their offseason moves, but unfortunately, this meant that the team was unable to keep several key players including Alex Caruso. More surprising than Caruso leaving in free agency was the Lakers apparent lack of interest in trying to make..." August 05

  • The Lakers blew it with Alex Caruso

    Silver Screen And Roll "The Los Angeles Lakers didn’t quite discover Alex Caruso. That honor went to the Oklahoma City Blue, the G League team who signed him to his first professional contract as an undrafted free agent, and where he played his first season as a pro. But to call Caruso one of the..." August 03

  • Los Angeles Lakers Didn't Want To Re-Sign Alex Caruso, Says NBA Insider

    Fadeaway World "Alex Caruso is no longer a Laker. The fan-favorite guard cashed in on his value and signed a 4-year $37 million contract with the Chicago Bulls. Lakers fans are naturally very upset, as Caruso had become a popular figure for the franchise. Caruso leaving marks the fourth departure from the..." August 03

  • Alex Caruso Goes Instagram Official With His Girlfriend Mia Amabile

    Black Sports Online "Former Lakers Guard Alex Caruso came into this offseason as an unrestricted free agent leaving many to assume he would come back to play for LA. Despite people’s predictions, Caruso just recently signed to the Chicago Bulls. He was signed to a four-year deal worth $37 million and..." August 03

  • Alex Caruso leaves Lakers for 4-year, $37 million contract from Bulls

    Silver Screen And Roll "Alex Caruso will not return to the Los Angeles Lakers next season, as he’s agreed to a four-year, $37 million contract with the Chicago Bulls, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. As an unrestricted free agent, Caruso had the freedom to entertain offers from..." August 02

  • Lakers will not overpay to keep Alex Caruso?

    Larry Brown Sports "Alex Caruso is one of the most popular players within the Los Angeles Lakers fanbase. But charm and goodwill may only get him so far. Basketball writer Eric Pincus said this week in an appearance on the #Lakers Podcast that a reasonable number for Caruso, a free agent this..." August 01

  • Russell Westbrook trade could mean end of Alex Caruso era with Lakers

    Lakers Daily "The Los Angles Lakers acquisition of former MVP Russell Westbrook caused shockwaves across the league on Thursday. However, some Lakers fans won’t be thrilled to learn that the dynamic trade may be the conclusion of guard Alex Caruso’s tenure in Los..." July 30