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Big Byron Breakdown: What Next For Dwyane Wade?

It is widely reported that 12-time All Star Dwyane Wade is set to come to terms on a contract buyout with the Chicago Bulls. Wade signed with the Bulls last offseason with a two-year, $47 million deal. He decided to opt into his the second year of his contract this offseason, just before the Bulls decided to go into rebuild mode. A sign of the direction Chicago was heading was clarified when they traded their other All-Star, Jimmy Butler, to the Timberwolves for Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn and Lauri Markkanen. The Bulls also decided to release Rajon Rondo.

NBA 2017 Draft Winners & Losers: Butler Bulls Blasphemy & The Return Of The Lake Show

The 2017 NBA draft last Thursday was a lot like when I lost of my virginity. There was a lot of hype and excitement in the build-up with the Celtics trading the number one pick to the 76ers and trade talks regarding Paul George (still believe he will get you one even if his Pacers got swept by the king.) It also started with a bang with the news of a heist taking place in Chicago involving Jimmy Butler, more on that later. But then, just like that fateful night in Worcester, the rest of the proceedings were filled thoughts of disappointment and regret. So, here are my draft winners and losers from one of the most anticipated draft classes in recent years