Sports

The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time 

Ranker NBA
Updated August 26, 2019 1.7k votes 372 voters 12.6k views 31 items

List Rules Vote up the players who had the most success for the Chicago Bulls

Big fan of Chicago basketball? Then check out this list of Chicago Bulls centers with photos and seasons played with the team. It includes almost every center from throughout Chicago Bulls history, including current centers and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NBA centers of all time, the best Bulls Cs include Joakim Noah, Artis Gilmore, Bill Cartwright, and Tom Boerwinkle.

In the 2017-18 NBA season, the current Chicago Bulls starting Cs and backup Cs are Robin Lopez and Cristiano Felicio. 

Who are the best centers in Chicago Bulls history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of Chicago Bulls center.

list ordered by
1
Artis Gilmore is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1988, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

2
Joakim Noah is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008

3
Bill Cartwright is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989

4
Horace Grant is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons:  1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988

5
Pau Gasol is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2015

6
Luc Longley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994

7
Nate Thurmond is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1976, 1975

8
Charles Oakley is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2002, 1988, 1987, 1986

9
Ben Wallace is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2008, 2007

10
Tyson Chandler is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002

11
Carlos Boozer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011

12
Clifford Ray is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972

13
Elton Brand is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2001, 2000

14
Tom Boerwinkle is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969

15
Robin Lopez is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017

16
Brad Miller is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2010, 2009, 2002, 2001

17
Dave Corzine is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983

18
Antonio Davis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2005, 2004

19
Kurt Thomas is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2011

20
Sidney Green is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1986, 1985, 1984

21
Dwight Jones is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1983, 1982, 1981, 198

22
Drew Gooden is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2009, 2008

23
Joe Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2008

24
Steve Johnson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1985, 1984

25
Jim Fox is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Chicago Bulls Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1972, 1971