Bobby Portis RUMORS & NEWS

  • Sources: Bulls 'will discuss' contract extension for Bobby Portis this summer

    NBC Sports Chicago "The Bobby Portis story has evolved from the preseason, where he put the punch in punchline following his incident with Nikola Mirotic and many felt he shouldn’t have played another game in a Bulls uniform. It’s a distant memory as he prepares for his first stint as a starter Monday against the..." March 05

  • Yes, Bobby Portis is on the floor to irritate, but he just might have some game

    Chicago Sun-Times "Bobby Portis is an irritant. Whether it’s running down the court flexing his chest after a key play, a subtle shove into the chest of an opposing player, or some oldfashioned trash talking, Portis has become a master of getting under a player’s skin in his third season in the NBA. And he has..." February 26

  • Did Nikola Mirotic troll Bobby Portis after Bulls’ loss?

    Larry Brown Sports "Nikola Mirotic dropped an interesting, well-timed tweet on Thursday night that has many wondering whether he was trolling his former team and teammate. Mirotic is now with the New Orleans Pelicans after being traded there by the Chicago Bulls earlier this month. His team was off on Thursday,..." February 23

  • Portis, Mirotic didn't get past altercation: 'Off the court, we never talked'

    Larry Brown Sports "Bobby Portis on Friday further addressed the Nikola Mirotic altercation that resulted in a hospital visit for Mirotic and eventually led to him being traded. The Chicago Bulls forward said that he is “sorry” for what happened. He also said that he and Mirotic tried to keep a professional..." February 03

  • Bulls' hot stretch sparked by Niko Mirotic's and Bobby Portis' handling of preseason altercation

    ESPN "In the wake of his team's ninth win in its past 11 games, a 92-87 triumph over the New York Knicks on Wednesday night, Chicago Bulls forward Niko Mirotic acknowledged that his and Bobby Portis' handling of an ugly preseason practice incident has been "huge" for the streaking group that continues..." December 28

  • Nikola Mirotic and Bobby Portis still not talking off court

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Bulls are 5-0 since Nikola Mirotic returned from an injury suffered when Bobby Portis punched him in the face during a preseason practice. Mirotic and Portis are both excelling individually, and Chicago has outscored opponents by a whopping 34.3 points per 100 possessions when those two share..." December 18

  • Nikola Mirotic Returned To Action And Declared The Bobby Portis Saga ‘All Over’

    Dime Magazine "Nearly two months have passed since Nikola Mirotic was hospitalized following a fight with teammate Bobby Portis in practice, but on Friday evening, the Chicago Bulls forward returned to action against the Charlotte Hornets. Both Mirotic and Portis came off the bench for Fred Hoiberg’s team, but..." December 09

  • Nikola Mirotic will be professional with Bobby Portis, but that’s it

    Chicago Sun-Times "Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic said he has accepted teammate Bobby Portis’ public apology. He just hasn’t told Portis that to his face and likely won’t anytime soon. ‘‘I guess he will know now,’’ Mirotic said Wednesday, when he met with reporters for the first time since a practice altercation..." November 30