Chicago Bulls shooting guard Dwyane Wade is entering the 2016-17 season with tempered expectations, as he told K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune:
Wade said Bulls’ focus has to be on improving day-to-day to point they’re playoff team again. Called goal of winning title “unrealistic.”
— K.C. Johnson (@KCJHoop) October 11, 2016
The Bulls will have a new look this season. Gone are longtime pillars of the organization in Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah, along with star forward Pau Gasol. Replacing them are Wade, point guard Rajon Rondo, center Robin Lopez and rookie Denzel Valentine.
Those players will help form the team’s core, along with superstar Jimmy Butler. Taj Gibson, Nikola Mirotic, …