Bulls sign Chris Richard for remainder of the season

Chris Richard

Richard, who was with the Bulls out of the D-League and training camp until the trading deadline deals, will help with the rebounding with Joakim Noah out with plantar fasciitis.

Sam Smith at Blogs.Bulls.com: Bulls bring back Richard and release Hunter

March 3, 2010 -- The Chicago Bulls announced today that they have signed forward
Chris Richard for the remainder of the season.

Richard, 25, appeared in five games with Chicago earlier this year and averaged 2.2 rpg, 4.6 rpg and 1.0 apg in 14.4 mpg, before he was waived on Feb. 18. The 6-9, 256 pound forward returns to the Bulls by way of the Tulsa 66ers of the NBA Development League. In 12 games (all starts) with Tulsa, he averaged 8.9 ppg, 8.1 rpg, 1.17 spg, 1.0 apg and 29.1 mpg. He shot .568 from the field and .577 from the line with the 66ers.

Chicago’s roster now stands at 15.