Rebuild-A-Bull

Hosted ByMatt Gentile

Each episode strives to look at the long-term outlook of the Bulls as they continue transforming the team into a championship contender.


All Episodes

Grading GarPax Ep. 2 (Part 2) – 2003-2008

TRADES & COACHING DECISIONS – In part two, we grade trades and coaching decisions from the 2003 offseason through the 2007-08 regular season. Legendary Bulls podcaster Doug Thonus and BullsHQ host Mark Karantzoulis join Matt Gentile to grade moves from the earliest portion of the GarPax era.

Grading GarPax Ep. 2 (Part 1) – 2003-2008

DRAFT & FREE AGENCY – In part one, we grade trades and coaching decisions from the 2003 offseason through the 2007-08 regular season. Legendary Bulls podcaster Doug Thonus and BullsHQ host Mark Karantzoulis join Matt Gentile to grade moves from the earliest portion of the GarPax era.

Grading GarPax Pt. 1 – An Overview

In the first part of our Grading GarPax series, Chicago sports historian Jack Silverstein joins to discuss the highs and lows throughout the 16-year reign of John Paxson and Gar Forman. He ponders if GarPax ever have a plan and what needs to change to get the Chicago Bulls into title contention.

Grading GarPax Ep. 1 – An Overview

In the first episode of our Grading GarPax series, Chicago sports historian Jack Silverstein joins to discuss the highs and lows throughout the 16-year reign of John Paxson and Gar Forman. He ponders if GarPax ever have a plan and what needs to change to get the Chicago Bulls into title contention.

Ep. 18 – Show Announcements & Kris Dunn Talk

Matt Gentile flies solo to announce a change to the show and the release of special series called “Grading GarPax,” which debuts Aug. 1. He also talks about what the Bulls need to do with Kris Dunn. Is it time to trade the former fifth overall pick?

Ep. 17 – Wyse Black’s Plan

Wyse Black from the Bulls Podcast gives his thoughts on the recent offseason moves and shares his rebuilding plan. If he were running the Chicago Bulls, how would he take them from a developing squad to a title contender?

Ep. 16 – Salim Suterwalla’s Plan

Salim Suterwalla from the Bulls Gold podcast joins the show to talk NBA offseason and deliver his rebuilding plan for the Chicago Bulls. He talks about the importance of staying flexible to acquire a star in free agency or via trade by 2021. Also, how high are the ceilings for Lauri Markkanen, Wendell Carter and Zach LaVine?

Ep. 15 – Bulls Sign Young & Satoransky

Host Matt Gentile discusses the acquisitions of Thaddeus Young, Tomas Satoransky and Luke Kornet. Just how much do these signings help the Chicago Bulls going forward? Also, Matt explains why he’s skeptical the improving roster can eventually morph into a title contender.

Ep. 14 – 2019 Bulls Free Agency Preview

Host Matt Gentile and guest Marcus Couch from the Bulls Podcast preview NBA free agency and go over potential targets for the Bulls, including Patrick Beverly, Taj Gibson and Ish Smith. Could GarPax pull of a surprise? They also discuss the ripple effect Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard and Klay Thompson have on the entire offseason.

Ep. 13 – 2019 Bulls Draft Preview

Our host Matt Gentile quickly dives into the names reportedly on the Bulls’ radar in the 2019 NBA Draft. Is trading up for Darius Garland a possibility or smokescreen? Do they surprise us by taking De’Andre Hunter, Sekou Doumbouya or Jaxson Hayes at No. 7? Will Coby White or Jarrett Culver be available?

Episode 13 – 2019 Bulls Draft Preview

Our host Matt Gentile quickly dives into the names reportedly on the Bulls’ radar in the 2019 NBA Draft. Is trading up for Darius Garland a possibility or smokescreen? Do they surprise us by taking De’Andre Hunter, Sekou Doumbouya or Jaxson Hayes at No. 7? Will Coby White or Jarrett Culver be available?

Ep. 12 – Big Dave Watson’s Plan

Big Dave Watson from Bulls Outsiders and the BAWL! on Bulls podcast joins the show. He reflects on working in television this past season and delivers his rebuilding plan, which centers on Lauri Markkanen, finding a play-making point guard… and getting Scottie Pippen a better statue in the United Center.

Episode 12 – Big Dave Watson

Big Dave Watson from Bulls Outsiders and the BAWL! on Bulls podcast joins the show. He reflects on working in television this past season and delivers his rebuilding plan, which centers on Lauri Markkanen, finding a play-making point guard… and getting Scottie Pippen a better statue in the United Center.