The Chicago Bulls have hired Arturas Karnisovas to become the franchises’ next executive vice president of basketball operations.
Karnisovas and the Bulls are finalizing a multi-year deal after offering the job to Karnisovas after the Bulls conducted a second-round of interview. Karnisovas was previously the Denver Nuggets general manager where he helped build up the team into a title contender.
Chicago’s Previous executive vice president of basketball operations was John Paxton who was a part of the franchise since 2003. Karnisovas won the job as the Bulls were impressed by his history of talent evaluation and received a strong endorsement from Nuggets governor Josh Kroenke Karnisovas will now look for a new general manager and a few new pieces in the front office as he begins his journey to rebuilding the Bulls franchise.