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Bobby Portis - PF/C, 6'11, 230
Chicago Bulls - Drafted 22nd overall in 2015
       Date of birth: 02/10/1995
       Country: USA
     Drafted (NBA): 22nd pick, 2015
     Out of: Arkansas
  NBA Experience: 2 years
  Hand: Right




Date
League
Transaction
2015 NBA Draft NBA Drafted 22nd overall by Chicago.
7th July, 2015 NBA Signed four year, $6,855,506 rookie scale contract with Chicago. Included team option for 2017/18 and 2018/19.
28th October, 2016 NBA Chicago exercised 2017/18 team option.
6th January, 2017 D-League Assigned by Chicago to Windy City Bulls of the D-League.
7th January, 2017 D-League Recalled by Chicago from Windy City Bulls of the D-League.
When: Where:
2013 - 2015 Arkansas (NCAA)
June 2015 - present Chicago Bulls (NBA)
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   2017 NBA Manifesto
2017-06-29

Bobby Portis
PF/C, 6’11, 230lbs, 22 years old, 2 years of experience

It has been an up and down NBA career for Portis thus far, but one which is trending upwards as he has started to find his role offensively. Portis is growing as a shooter and is a capable interior finisher, running the court well, showing decent handles and playing with some energy on that end. Conversely, his defensive awareness is consistently poor, routinely getting lost off the ball, and his offensive decision making must grow in conjunction with his skills on that end, with some better discipline on when to shoot. His long term projectability is tough to gauge, but he is worth playing going forwards. No more long bench stretches.

Player Plan: Two years of rookie scale salary remaining. Poor defensively and prone to moments of inattentiveness, but a decent rebounder and capable scorer with stretch potential he should be given the opportunity to realise.

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   NBA Fantasy Preview - 11th November 2017
2017-11-11

It has been quite the start to the year for Portis, who is proving himself more capable of getting to the basket on the drive than most of the team’s backcourt and who is playing with obvious energy. Spotting up, posting up and going to the glass, Portis followed his 21 point, 13 rebound performance in his season debut with a 20/11 outing last night, and should be a definite theft of a pick until that price goes up.

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   NBA Fantasy Preview - 10th November 2017
2017-11-10

Back from his season opening suspension, Portis returned with a bang, yielding 21 points, 13 rebounds, 4 assists and 40.6 fantasy points in his only game thus far. This of course will not continue. But something close to half of those numbers will, which, for this price, is very valuable.

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