Bulls Acquire 45th Pick in Draft 2001
CHICAGO, June 14 -- The Chicago Bulls today traded the draft rights to F.C. Barcelona center
Roberto Duenas to the Charlotte Hornets for the Hornets' second round
pick (45th overall) in NBA Draft 2001. The Bulls now own three
selections -- one first round (4th overall) and two second round (30th
and 45th) -- in the upcoming draft.
The Bulls drafted Duenas in the second round (58th overall) of the 1997
NBA Draft. Last season with F.C. Barcelona, the 7-3, 310-pound center
averaged 9.5 points and 7.7 rebounds. In EuroLeague action, Duenas
averaged 8.1 points and 5.6 rebounds.
NBA Draft 2001 will be held on June 27, 2001 live from the Theater at
Madison Square Garden at 6:30 p.m. CT.