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The Chicago Bulls are actively exploring trade options for Zach LaVine, a key player with the team for the past seven years.

According to K.C. Johnson of NBC Sports Chicago, the Bulls are engaged in discussions with the Utah Jazz and Philadelphia 76ers regarding LaVine’s future.

However, according to Kyle Neubeck, the Sixers are not interested in LaVine, contrary to Johnson’s report.

Neubeck also made a point that following Alex Caruso’s trade to the Oklahoma City Thunder there is little sense for the Bulls to move LaVine, especially if the return is not adequate.

LaVine, 29 years old, is under a lucrative five-year, $215 million contract that extends through the 2026-27 season, with a player option for the final year.

During the previous season, LaVine averaged 19.5 points, 5.2 rebounds, and 3.9 assists per game in 34.9 minutes across 25 games.