Bulls "Paint the Town" to tip-off 2008.09 season
October 9, 2008 – The entire 2008.09 Chicago Bulls team, including Derrick Rose, Luol Deng and Kirk Hinrich, made a surprise appearance on the city’s Magnificent Mile on Wednesday afternoon in conjunction with the start of another NBA campaign.
To celebrate the upcoming season, the Chicago Bulls went out to “Paint the Town” by greeting fans at Water Tower Place on North Michigan Avenue. The players, along with Benny the Bull , also distributed pocket schedules while meeting fans.
The Bulls open their first pre-season game the following night on Thursday, October 9 vs. the Dallas Mavericks at the United Center. Tickets for every Chicago Bulls 2008.09 home game are on sale now at Bulls.com, 1.800.4NBA.TIX, the United Center and Ticketmaster. For Season Tickets, 11-Game Plans or Group Tickets, call the Bulls at 312.455.4000.