Kirk Hinrich RUMORS & NEWS

  • Bulls re-sign Kirk Hinrich

    NBA.com "The Chicago Bulls announced today the team has re-signed guard Kirk Hinrich. In accordance with team policy, terms of the contract were not announced. “Kirk has always been a big part of creating the professional culture we want day in, day out surrounding our club,” said Chicago Bulls..." July 21

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    David Aldridge @daldridgetnt

    Bulls will sign Kirk Hinrich to two-year, $5.6M deal for room exception ($2.73M next season), w/player option for 2nd season, per source.

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    Chicago Bulls @chicagobulls

    Per #Bulls PR: Noah and Hinrich are both in tonight, Noah will start. #CHIvsSAS

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    Chicago Bulls @chicagobulls

    Hinrich (right hamstring) is not with the team, while Boozer (left calf) is out tonight. vs. Cavaliers. #CHIvsCLE

  • Bulls Butler, Hinrich return to lineup Christmas Day; Deng out

    SB Nation "Butler (ankle) and Hinrich (back) are good to go against the Nets, while Deng (Achilles) is still ailing. Jimmy Butler and Kirk Hinrich will return to the Chicago Bulls' lineup when they face the Brooklyn Nets on Christmas Day, the team announced Wednesday morning. Luol Deng remains out due to..." December 25

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    Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

    Hinrich and Butler practiced. Deng did not. Thibs sounds optimistic that Hinrich and Butler will play Christmas Day.

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    Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

    Thibs says Hinrich is out again. He says Hinrich's back hasn't gotten that much better.

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    Aggrey Sam @CSNBullsInsider

    Thibs: Kirk is out (as expected)

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    Chicago Bulls @chicagobulls

    Thibodeau calls Hinrich (back) a game-time decision tonight vs. Magic. He did not participate in shootaround. #ORLvsCHI

  • Bad back sidelines Bulls' Hinrich

    Chicago Tribune "Just last week, Kirk Hinrich fielded questions about being one of the few Bulls not to miss a game because of injury this season. But in a mind-numbingly regular occurrence, the Bulls incurred another setback Saturday when Hinrich sat out with a bad back. "He just said it stiffened up on..." December 15

  • Hinrich's versatility critical asset now

    Chicago Tribune "Remember the plan? The Bulls signed Kirk Hinrich to a two-year deal in 2012 to hold the fort down as a starter until Derrick Rose returned last season from knee surgery. Then, Hinrich would slide into backup roles for both guard positions, playing occasionally with Rose to ease his..." December 01

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Thibodeau still won't say who is starting for Butler. Dunleavy worked mostly with starters yesterday. Hinrich had starters jersey at shoot.

  • Hinrich helping to take pressure off Rose

    ESPN Chicago "There's a reason Kirk Hinrich was the first player Derrick Rose ever openly recruited with the Chicago Bulls. The 25-year-old former MVP decided to try to get Hinrich back to the Bulls last summer because he saw the possibilities that would come to fruition in Saturday night's win over the..." November 18

  • Hinrich growing into backup role

    Chicago Tribune "Kirk Hinrich has started 82 percent of his 701 career games, so it's not like replacing the injured Derrick Rose for the first time this season fazed him. Doing so as Rose sat all of last season did — at least physically. "I feel last year I did kind of wear down some," Hinrich said..." November 16

  • 2013/2014 Chicago Bulls Season Preview
    PSD Staff, Featured Content Team

    October 29

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Hinrich said he's playing vs. Heat. Thibodeau wouldn't say whether Noah starts or not.

  • Bulls vet Hinrich cleared from concussion, nursing shoulder injury

    CSN Chicago "Seemingly a magnet for injuries last season Bulls guard Kirk Hinrich is on the mend after suffering a concussion in last Friday’s home win over the Pacers. But as has been the case with the veteran reserve it’s not just one ailment he’s recovering from simultaneously as Bulls head coach Tom..." October 25

  • Noah, Hinrich 'not very' close

    Chicago Tribune "At the start of training camp Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau pointed to Wednesday night. The Bulls’ late tipoff against the Western Conference powerhouse Thunder marked the next-to-last exhibition a game in which Thibodeau said that starters would play regular-season minutes and the rotation would..." October 24

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    Chicago Bulls @chicagobulls

    Hinrich (concussion): "I’ve been doing tests every day.I’m feeling much better and I hope to get back out there as soon as I’m allowed to.”

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Hinrich still out with concussion. Noah obviously still out with groin. Butler practiced fully and is gametime decision vs. Bucks. #Bulls

  • Concussion sidelines Bulls' Hinrich

    Chicago Tribune "Tests confirmed Kirk Hinrich suffered a concussion during the fourth quarter of Friday night’s exhibition victory over the Pacers. The Bulls’ guard will be sidelined indefinitely. “He’ll have to go through a series of tests make sure he’s OK” coach Tom Thibodeau said. “He said he was feeling a..." October 20

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Thibodeau said Hinrich has concussion will miss a few days.

  • Noah, Hinrich skip practice; Rose returns

    Chicago Tribune "Kirk Hinrich and Joakim Noah missed Wednesday's practice with what Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau termed "overall soreness." Asked if Noah had suffered a relapse of the plantar fasciitis that has plagued him two of the last four seasons Thibodeau said no. "It's his body" he said. The absences..." October 03

  • Bulls veteran Hinrich anxious for start of upcoming season

    CSN Chicago "“It’s almost here” he said by way of greeting. “You ready for it?” Kirk Hinrich never sounded quite that upbeat last season and with the various ailments he endured it was understandable. In his second tour of duty with the Bulls the veteran guard missed 22 regular-season games and the entire..." September 07

  • Healthy Hinrich eager for Rose reunion

    Chicago Tribune "Kirk Hinrich played golf Monday helping promote the PGA Tour's BMW Championship at Conway Farms Golf Club Sept. 12-15 with a charity event that also included Northwestern coach Chris Collins. In two months Hinrich's real sport will take center stage. A much-anticipated Bulls season will take..." August 14

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Deng didn't travel. DRose, Hinrich out. #Bulls

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Thibodeau said Deng, Hinrich are "most likely out". That means out in his world. #Bulls

  • Luol Deng, Kirk Hinrich day to day

    ESPN Chicago "The playing statuses of Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng and guard Kirk Hinrich have not been determined for Monday night's Game 4 against the Miami Heat and the duo remains day to day, coach Tom Thibodeau said Sunday. Deng, who is ill, said he has vomited the past couple of days while trying to..." May 12

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Thibodeau said Deng and Hinrich are day-to-day. Neither practiced much. #Bulls

  • No Derrick Rose, no Kirk Hinrich, no Luol Deng for Bulls in Game 3

    CBSSports.com "No emotional returns, no big talent boost, just more of the same for the Chicago Bulls in Game 3 against Miami. The Bulls announced at shootaround on Friday that PG Derrick Rose, PG Kirk Hinrich and SF Luol Deng are all out for Game 3. Vague reports had circulated, more than usual that is, that..." May 10

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Hinrich not on floor for shootaround. Deng watched from side. Thibodeau said both are out. #Bulls

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    Chicago Bulls @chicagobulls

    Thibodeau tells reporters Deng, Hinrich and Rose out for tonight's Game 3 in Chicago. #HEATvBULLS

  • Not much progress for Deng, Hinrich; Both doubtful for Game 3

    Chicago Tribune "On the Thursday that Luol Deng will reunite with teammates in Chicago, Kirk Hinrich is scheduled for a second MRI on his severely bruised left calf, two sources said. The initial exam showed damage to muscle fibers, one source said, but the injury is failing to progress, so a second test will..." May 09

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    K.C Johnson @KCJHoop

    Thibodeau said Deng will stay in Chicago, day to day. Hinrich doubtful for Game 2. #Bulls

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    Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

    Hinrich says nothing has really changed. His calf still hurts. Doubtful for Game 2.

  • Deng, Hinrich miss Game 1, could miss more

    Chicago Tribune "Luol Deng and Kirk Hinrich missed their third and fourth games, respectively, and their availability for Wednesday's Game 2 remains in jeopardy. Deng, who suffered serious complications from a spinal tap to test for viral meningitis, stayed in Chicago on Monday, but coach Tom Thibodeau said the..." May 07

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    Chicago Bulls @chicagobulls

    #Bulls coach Thibodeau says Kirk Hinrich is out for tonight's Game 1. #HEATvBULLS

  • Deng, Rose out; Hinrich doubtful for Game 1

    Chicago Tribune "Luol Deng and Derrick Rose will miss at least Game 1 of the Chicago Bulls’ Eastern Conference semifinals series against the Heat and Kirk Hinrich is doubtful, according to coach Tom Thibodeau. Deng, who has been in and out of the hospital after experiencing complications from a spinal tap..." May 06

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    Ira Winderman @IraHeatBeat

    So Luol Deng (spinal tap) is out and Kirk Hinrich (calf) game-time for the Bulls tonight, 7 p.m., AmericanAirlines Arena.

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    K.C Johnson @KCJHoop

    Thibodeau said both Hinrich and Deng are day-to-day heading into Heat series. I'd be surprised if Deng plays in Game 1. Hinrich has chance.

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    K.C Johnson @KCJHoop

    Hinrich officially out, per Thibodeau.

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    Brian Mahoney @briancmahoney

    Luol Deng still hospitalized in Chicago, out for Game 7 in Brooklyn. Bulls not ruling out Kirk Hinrich yet.

  • Bulls' Hinrich remains doubtful for Game 6

    Chicago Tribune "Kirk Hinrich ditched the walking boot he wore in New York to protect his severely bruised left calf. The pessimism surrounding his chances to play in Thursday's Game 6 remains. "I'd have to improve some definitely," Hinrich said. "I'm taking it day-to-day and trying to throw everything at it..." May 02

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    K.C Johnson @KCJHoop

    Hinrich out. Deng, Gibson still sick. Didn't do shootaround. Gametime decisions. #Bulls

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    K.C Johnson @KCJHoop

    Thibodeau said Hinrich didn't practice. Says he's improving. Deng, Gibson both sick and stayed home. #Bulls

  • Hinrich banged up, Noah feeling better for Bulls

    CSN Chicago "The relatively positive health status the Bulls have enjoyed during their first-round playoff series against the Nets thus far may have taken a turn for the worst. Kirk Hinrich, who had 18 points, three steals and tied a franchise playoff record with 14 assists in Saturday afternoon’s Game 4..." April 29

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    K.C Johnson @KCJHoop

    Hinrich is in walking boot, out for Game 5 and possibly more. #Bulls

  • Kirk Hinrich questionable with calf

    ESPN.com "The Chicago Bulls' Kirk Hinrich is questionable for Game 5 against the Brooklyn Nets with a bruised calf after scoring 18 points and dishing out 14 assists in almost 60 minutes in Saturday's triple-overtime Game 4 victory. Hinrich's injury was determined by postgame tests after Saturday's..." April 29

  • Hinrich has postgame MRI on sore left calf

    Chicago Tribune "Kirk Hinrich drew his fifth foul with 5 minutes, 39 seconds left in regulation Saturday. He never came out again, avoided his sixth and tied John Salmons' franchise playoff record with 59:36 of playing time. "It was pretty grueling," Hinrich said with typical understatement. His extensive..." April 28

  • Hinrich's defense a key to Bulls' Game 2 success

    CSN Chicago "It wasn’t as widely discussed as teammate Joakim Noah’s ailing foot, which is the way he likes it, but Kirk Hinrich was also banged up heading into Monday night’s Game 2 win over the Nets at the Barclays Center, a result of a left-thigh bruise in the second half of Saturday’s Game 1..." April 23