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The Greatest Chicago Bulls of All Time

Updated May 3, 2020 66.6k votes 9.9k voters 168.4k views73 items

List RulesPlease rank the players based only on their time with the Bulls

Some may say a list of Chicago Bulls' best players was obviously made for MJ, #23, Mr. Clutch, Air Jordan, The Judge, Your Royal Airness, Ready For Takeoff. Michael Jordan may be the undisputed owner of the title of the greatest Chicago Bulls player of all time (as well as that of one of the best athletes of all time), but what of the rest of the players in the storied Bulls franchise? Think of the best Bulls team in history - which year was it the best and who made the team? While #23 will likely always hold claim to the #1 spot, there are dozens of other basketball players who belong on this list ranking the best Bulls players of all time. After all, Jordan was just one player on maybe the most famous lineup in NBA history, full of 90s legends who could be on any dream team.

Former Chicago Bulls players like Scottie Pippen and Jerry Sloan are some of the greatest NBA players of all time, so there really is cause to look at the rest of the men who made, and continue to make, the Chicago Bulls one of the best sports franchises of all time. If you don't see your favorite Chicago Bulls player on this all time roster, make sure to add them so other fans can vote them up near the top of this list of the best Chicago Bulls of all time.

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    Michael Jordan

    Shooting guard

    Age57

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    TeamsChicago Bulls, Washington Wizards

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    Scottie Pippen

    Small forward

    Age55

    BirthplaceHamburg, Arkansas, United States of America

    Number33

    TeamsChicago Bulls, Portland Trail Blazers, Houston Rockets

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    #457 of 583 The Greatest Entertainers Of All Time#93 of 96 The Most Overrated Players In The NBA Today

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    Dennis Rodman

    Small forward, Power forward

    Age59

    BirthplaceTrenton, New Jersey, United States of America

    TeamsDallas Mavericks, Los Angeles Lakers, Detroit Pistons, Chicago Bulls

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    #627 of 904 Celebrity Death Pool 2021#8 of 66 The Most Controversial Athletes in Sports History

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    Derrick Rose

    Point guard

    Age32

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States of America

    Number1

    TeamsNew York Knicks

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    #2 of 46 The Greatest Memphis Basketball Players of All Time#14 of 55 The Best No. 1 Overall NBA Draft Picks of All Time, Ranked

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    Jimmy Butler

    Small forward

    Age31

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas

    Number21

    TeamsMiami Heat

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    #84 of 183 The Best Hot Ones Guests Ever#6 of 75 The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA

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    664

    Age71

    BirthplaceChipley, Florida

    TeamsBoston Celtics, Chicago Bulls

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    #66 of 133 The Best Boston Celtics of All Time#33 of 96 The Best Rebounders in NBA History

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    Bob Love

    Small forward

    Age78

    BirthplaceBastrop, Louisiana

    TeamsNew York Nets, Cincinnati Royals, Seattle Supersonics, Milwaukee Bucks, Chicago Bulls

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    #909 of 1,427 The Best Athletes Of All Time#14 of 23 The Best Power Forwards of the '70s

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    Horace Grant

    Power forward, Center

    Age55

    BirthplaceAugusta, Georgia

    TeamsOrlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers, Seattle Supersonics, Chicago Bulls

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    #31 of 80 Twins in Sports#9 of 31 The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s

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    Toni Kukoč

    Small forward

    Age52

    BirthplaceSplit, Croatia, Croatia

    TeamsAtlanta Hawks, Philadelphia 76ers, Milwaukee Bucks, Chicago Bulls

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    #45 of 78 The Best Philadelphia 76ers of All Time#13 of 22 The Best Small Forwards of the 90s

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    Ron Harper

    Point guard, Small forward

    Age56

    BirthplaceDayton, Ohio, United States of America

    TeamsLos Angeles Lakers, Cleveland Cavaliers, Los Angeles Clippers, Chicago Bulls

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    Charles Oakley

    Power forward, Center

    Age57

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio, United States of America

    TeamsWashington Wizards, Houston Rockets, Toronto Raptors, New York Knicks, Chicago Bulls

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    Luol Deng

    Small forward

    Age35

    BirthplaceWau, South Sudan

    Number9

    TeamsMinnesota Timberwolves, Chicago Bulls, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Lakers, Cleveland Cavaliers

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    #114 of 161 The Best NBA Players With No Championship Rings#255 of 269 The Top NBA Players Of All Time

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    Jerry Sloan

    Small forward

    Age78

    BirthplaceMcLeansboro, Illinois

    TeamsBaltimore Bullets, Chicago Bulls

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    #5 of 76 The All Time Greatest NBA Coaches#15 of 23 The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 70s

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    Age25

    BirthplaceRenton, Washington

    Number8

    TeamsChicago Bulls

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    #33 of 265 The Top 100+ NBA Players Today#28 of 102 The Most Likable Players In The NBA Today

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    Steve Kerr

    Point guard, Shooting guard

    Age55

    BirthplaceBeirut, Lebanon

    TeamsPhoenix Suns, Portland Trail Blazers, Orlando Magic, Cleveland Cavaliers, Chicago Bulls

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    B. J. Armstrong

    Point guard

    Age53

    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan

    TeamsOrlando Magic, Charlotte Hornets, Golden State Warriors, Chicago Bulls

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    Taj Gibson

    Power forward

    Age35

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Number67

    TeamsNew York Knicks

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    Jamal Crawford

    Point guard, Shooting guard

    Age40

    BirthplaceSeattle, Washington, United States of America

    Number11

    TeamsPhoenix Suns

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    #7 of 46 The Greatest Michigan Basketball Players of All Time#12 of 57 NBA Players Who Played For 8 Or More Teams

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    Kirk Hinrich

    Point guard, Shooting guard

    Age39

    BirthplaceSioux City, Iowa

    Number12

    TeamsChicago Bulls

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    #104 of 150 The Greatest Point Guards in NBA History#8 of 49 The Greatest Kansas Jayhawks Basketball Players of All Time

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    Age35

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Number13

    TeamsChicago Bulls, New York Knicks, Memphis Grizzlies, Los Angeles Clippers

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    Lauri Markkanen

    Power forward

    Number24

    TeamsChicago Bulls

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    #28 of 130 The Best European NBA Players of All Time#133 of 168 The Greatest Power Forwards in NBA History

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    Age63

    BirthplaceLodi, California

    TeamsSeattle Supersonics, New York Knicks, Chicago Bulls

    More Bill Cartwright 

    #23 of 30 The Best NBA Centers of the '90s#17 of 23 The Best NBA Centers of the 1980s

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    John Paxson

    Point guard

    Age60

    BirthplaceDayton, Ohio

    TeamsChicago Bulls

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    Dwyane Wade

    Shooting guard

    Age38

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States of America

    Number3

    TeamsMiami Heat, Chicago Bulls, Cleveland Cavaliers

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    Pau Gasol

    Power forward, Center

    Age40

    BirthplaceBarcelona, Spain

    Number16

    TeamsPortland Trail Blazers, Los Angeles Lakers, Chicago Bulls, San Antonio Spurs

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    #28 of 165 The Greatest NBA Centers of All Time#33 of 54 The Most Hated Active NBA Players