Windy City Bulls

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Windy City Bulls
Windy City Bulls logo
League NBA Development League
Founded 2015
History Windy City Bulls
Arena Sears Centre
Location Hoffman Estates, Illinois
Team colors Red, silver, black, white[1]
President Brad Seymour
Ownership Chicago Bulls
Affiliation(s) Chicago Bulls
Championships 0
Division / Conference titles 0

The Windy City Bulls are an American professional basketball team of the NBA Development League and an affiliate of the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association. Based in northwest-suburban Hoffman Estates, Illinois, the team will play their home games during the 2016–17 season at the Sears Centre, 25 miles from Chicago. The team became the thirteenth D-League team to be owned by an NBA team.[2]

The team was named through a contest on the Chicago Bulls' website. Fans submitted about 3,600 suggestions, which were narrowed down to three finalists: Great Lakes Bulls, Heartland Bulls and Windy City Bulls.[3] Windy City was announced as the winner in a pep rally/press conference on February 24, 2016.[4]

Season by season

Season Division Regular Season Postseason Results
Finish Wins Losses Pct.
Windy City Bulls
Regular Season Record 0 0 .000
Playoff Record 0 0 .000

Current roster

Windy City Bulls roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY–MM–DD) From
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  • (NBA) On assignment from NBA affiliate
  • (I) Inactive
  • Injured Injured



  1. "Windy City Bulls Reproduction Guideline Sheet". NBA Media Central. April 7, 2016. Retrieved April 7, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "Chicago Bulls Purchase NBA Development League Team". NBA Development League. November 11, 2015. Retrieved November 16, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. Peterson, Eric (December 17, 2015). "'Heartland Bulls' among finalists for D-League team name". The Daily Herald. Retrieved April 18, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. Johnson, K.C. (February 24, 2016). "Windy City Bulls revealed as Development League team name". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved February 24, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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