*Chicago, IL (November 12, 2020) – With the Chicago Bulls holding the #4 overall pick of the 2020 NBA Draft, NBC Sports Chicago – the EXCLUSIVE, LOCAL HOME of the CHICAGO BULLS - is set to provide fans with extensive multi-platform draft night coverage on Wednesday, November 18, along with expanded digital/audio coverage on NBCSportsChicago.com and the “MyTeams by NBC Sports” app. Please note NBC Sports Chicago’s Bulls/NBA Draft coverage details below:
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18 -- BULLS/NBA Draft coverage on NBC Sports Chicago/NBCSportsChicago.com/”MyTeams by NBC Sports” app
- 6:45 PM CT (time approx.) -- “NBA Draft Reaction Live presented by BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois” - Featuring Bulls Pre/Postgame Live host Jason Goff (@Jason1Goff), along with analysts Kendall Gill (@KendallG13) and Will Perdue (@Will_Perdue32), NBC Sports Chicago will deliver immediate #4 pick reaction/commentary on the Bulls top choice, a recap of the top three picks selected by Minnesota, Golden State and Charlotte, along with predictions on the evening’s remaining picks from around the league. (NOTE: This digital-only presentation will stream live exclusively on the “MyTeams by NBC Sports” app; fans located anywhere in the U.S. can download MyTeams for free on iOS and Android devices in the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.)
- 10:30 PM CT -- “NBA Draft Recap Special presented by BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois” -- Hosted by Goff, Gill, and Perdue live from NBC Sports Chicago’s studios, the NBA Draft Recap Special will dive deep into detailed discussion surrounding the Bulls first and second round picks with highlights/interviews featuring the new Bulls rookies, along with a thorough overview of every trade made throughout the evening and post-draft press conference coverage featuring Bulls front office executives. (NOTE: Live stream also available to authenticated NBC Sports Chicago subscribers at NBCSports.com/Chicago/Stream and the “MyTeams by NBC Sports” app.)
- NBCSportsChicago.com/”MyTeams by NBC Sports” app -- Led by NBC Sports Chicago’s Bulls “Insider” K.C. Johnson (@KCJHoop), along with Bulls digital reporter/producer Rob Schaefer (@rob_schaef), fans can look forward to expanded Bulls/NBA Draft coverage throughout the week and on Draft Night via NBCSportsChicago.com and the “MyTeams by NBC Sports” app. Among the digital-exclusive highlights include the following video-on-demand series: NBA Draft Profile Series, Sleepers of the NBA Draft, On the Clock and The Pick is In, along with additional written feature content including mock drafts, the “big board,” detailed draft profiles and much more. Plus, fans are urged to follow @NBCSBulls and @NBCSChicago on Twitter for real-time draft coverage/commentary, along with additional draft pick profile fun facts on Instagram (‘nbcschicago’).
- “Bulls Talk Podcast presented by Coors Light” -- Bulls fans will also be treated to special NBA Draft preview/recap editions of NBC Sports Chicago’s popular “Bulls Talk Podcast.” Hosted by Jason Goff, featuring appearances by NBC Sports Chicago’s roster of Bulls experts, upcoming “Bulls Talk” draft-focused podcasts will also feature interviews with NBA Draft experts from coast-to-coast. Fans can download all of NBC Sports Chicago’s podcasts at NBCSportsChicago.com/podcasts and simply subscribe to them via Apple Podcasts, Google Play or Stitcher. The podcasts can be played on any mobile device, laptop, or desktop computer.
NOTE: For the latest upcoming 2020-21 Bulls/NBA season news, analysis, exclusive video and more, fans can visit NBCSportsChicago.com or download the “MyTeams by NBC Sports” app.
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