The Bears are back on the practice field in Bourbonnais today after spending yesterday off. Chicago is gearing up for its first preseason contest, which comes up Friday against the Philadelphia Eagles from Soldier Field. The team practices through Wednesday.
The Bulls are supporting Derrick Rose playing for Team USA, even in the wake of a devastating injury suffered by Pacers star Paul George. General manager Gar Forman says the organization backs Rose, who is recovering from multiple knee injuries. George broke his leg Friday.
It appears more likely that the Timberwolves will trade Kevin Love by the end of the month. The Bulls have been rumored to be one of the teams involved in trade talks with Minnesota. Recent reports indicate the Wolves are only talking with the Cavaliers about a deal for Love.