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The Greatest Chicago Bulls of All Time

Updated May 3, 2020 68.0k votes 9.9k voters 167.7k 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 Jordan1
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    Michael Jordan

    Shooting guard, Small forward

    Age56

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    TeamsWashington Wizards, Chicago Bulls

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  • Scottie Pippen2
    4,009
    597

    Scottie Pippen

    Small forward

    Age55

    BirthplaceHamburg, Arkansas, United States of America

    TeamsPortland Trail Blazers, Houston Rockets, Chicago Bulls

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

  • Dennis Rodman3
    3,149
    947

    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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  • Derrick Rose4
    3,865
    1,227

    Derrick Rose

    Point guard

    Age32

    BirthplaceUSA, Chicago, Illinois

    Number1

    TeamsNew York Knicks

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    #15 of 55 The Best No. 1 Overall NBA Draft Picks of All Time, Ranked#33 of 76 The Best Point Guards Currently in the NBA

  • Jimmy Butler5
    2,441
    702

    Jimmy Butler

    Small forward

    Age31

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas

    Number21

    TeamsMiami Heat

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    #79 of 176 The Best Hot Ones Guests Ever#7 of 53 The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA

  • Artis Gilmore6
    1,568
    680

    Age70

    BirthplaceChipley, Florida

    TeamsBoston Celtics, Chicago Bulls

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    #67 of 133 The Best Boston Celtics of All Time#6 of 23 The Best NBA Centers of the 1980s

  • Bob Love7
    1,079
    441

    Bob Love

    Small forward

    Age77

    BirthplaceBastrop, Louisiana

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

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    #910 of 1,427 The Best Athletes Of All Time#13 of 23 The Best Power Forwards of the '70s

  • Horace Grant8
    1,757
    823

    Horace Grant

    Power forward, Center

    Age54

    BirthplaceAugusta, Georgia

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

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    #31 of 80 Twins in Sports#14 of 25 The Best Power Forwards of the 80s

  • Toni Kukoč9
    1,624
    770

    Toni Kukoč

    Small forward

    Age52

    BirthplaceSplit, Croatia, Yugoslavia

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

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    #45 of 78 The Best Philadelphia 76ers of All Time#2 of 107 The Best Foreign NBA Players of All Time

  • Ron Harper10
    827
    346

    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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    #26 of 27 The Best '90s Point Guards#19 of 32 The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 90s

  • Charles Oakley11
    743
    303

    Charles Oakley

    Power forward, Center

    Age56

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio, United States of America

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

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    #23 of 24 The Best NCAA Power Forwards of the 80s#6 of 90 The Best New York Knicks of All Time

  • Jerry Sloan12
    1,115
    532

    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

  • Luol Deng13
    1,155
    541

    Luol Deng

    Small forward

    Age34

    BirthplaceWau, South Sudan

    Number9

    TeamsMinnesota Timberwolves

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    #109 of 161 The Best NBA Players With No Championship Rings#88 of 107 The Greatest Lakers of All Time

  • Zach LaVine14
    549
    92

    Age25

    BirthplaceRenton, Washington

    Number8

    TeamsChicago Bulls

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    #330 of 786 The Top NBA Players Of All Time#29 of 102 The Most Likable Players In The NBA Today

  • Steve Kerr15
    1,584
    792

    Steve Kerr

    Point guard, Shooting guard

    Age55

    BirthplaceBeirut, Lebanon

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

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    #142 of 150 Athletes You Didn't Know Were Conservative#5 of 31 The Best NBA Coaches Right Now

  • B. J. Armstrong16
    807
    386

    B. J. Armstrong

    Point guard

    Age53

    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan

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

  • Taj Gibson17
    510
    202

    Taj Gibson

    Power forward

    Age35

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Number67

    TeamsNew York Knicks

  • Jamal Crawford18
    561
    255

    Jamal Crawford

    Point guard, Shooting guard

    Age40

    BirthplaceSeattle, Washington, United States of America

    Number11

    TeamsPhoenix Suns

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    #8 of 46 The Greatest Michigan Basketball Players of All Time#11 of 57 NBA Players Who Played For 8 Or More Teams

  • Kirk Hinrich19
    787
    396

    Kirk Hinrich

    Point guard, Shooting guard

    Age38

    BirthplaceSioux City, Iowa

    Number12

    TeamsChicago Bulls

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    #9 of 49 The Greatest Kansas Jayhawks Basketball Players of All Time#103 of 150 The Greatest Point Guards in NBA History

  • Lauri Markkanen20
    395
    123

    Lauri Markkanen

    Power forward

    BirthplaceVantaa, Finland

    Number24

    TeamsChicago Bulls

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    #26 of 146 The Best European NBA Players of All Time#52 of 294 The Top 100+ NBA Players Today

  • Joakim Noah21
    1,316
    726

    Age35

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Number13

    TeamsMemphis Grizzlies

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    #47 of 96 The Best Rebounders in NBA History#15 of 20 The Most Glorious Celebrity Man Buns

  • Bill Cartwright22
    591
    300

    Age63

    BirthplaceLodi, California

    TeamsSeattle Supersonics, New York Knicks, Chicago Bulls

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    #23 of 30 The Best NBA Centers of the '90s#7 of 26 The Best NCAA Centers of the 70s

  • John Paxson23
    779
    459

    John Paxson

    Point guard

    Age60

    BirthplaceDayton, Ohio

    TeamsChicago Bulls

  • Dwyane Wade24
    646
    310

    Dwyane Wade

    Point guard, Shooting guard

    Age38

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States of America

    Number3

    TeamsMiami Heat

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  • Pau Gasol25
    839
    474

    Pau Gasol

    Power forward, Center

    Age40

    BirthplaceBarcelona, Spain

    Number16

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

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    #20 of 232 The Best White Players in NBA History#27 of 165 The Greatest NBA Centers of All Time