Chicago Bulls to sign Daequan Cook, per report

USA TODAY Sports

Cook has played in 295 regular season games with three different teams.

After being waived by the Houston Rockets on Jan. 2, former NBA Three-Point Shootout champion Daequan Cook will sign with the Chicago Bulls, according to Marc Stein of ESPN.

Cook, 25, was a first round selection of the Philadelphia 76ers in the 2007 NBA Draft, but made his debut with the Miami Heat. After three seasons with the team, including some time with the D-League's Iowa Energy, he was traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder in 2010. He was eventually traded to the Rockets in 2012 as part of the deal that sent James Harden from the Thunder as well.

In six seasons, Cook has played in 295 regular season games, starting in 49, and has also seen time in 40 playoff games. He has a career average of 6.9 points per game with 0.8 assists and 2.2 rebounds.

Cook cleared waivers on Friday due to the $3.1 million contract that would have been absorbed by the claiming team, according to Stein.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Chicago

You must be a member of SB Nation Chicago to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Chicago. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Chicago

You must be a member of SB Nation Chicago to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Chicago. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.