Left to Right: (front row): Doug McDermott, E’Twaun Moore, Tony Snell, Jimmy Butler, Derrick Rose, Aaron Brooks, Justin Holiday, Mike Dunleavy. (middle row): Equipment Manager John Ligmanowski, Head Strength Coach Nick Papendieck, Assistant Strength Coach Matt Johnson, Cameron Bairstow, Nikola Mirotić, Pau Gasol, Joakim Noah, Bobby Portis, Taj Gibson, Cristiano Felicio, Head Athletic Trainer Jeff Tanaka, Director of Sports Performance Jennifer Swanson, Assistant Athletic Trainer Armando Rivas. (back row): Basketball Operations Associate George Neilson, Strength Associate Ed Streit, Assistant Coach Charlie Henry, Assistant Coach Randy Brown, Associate Head Coach Jim Boylen, Head Coach Fred Hoiberg, Assistant Coach Pete Myers, Assistant Coach Mike Wilhelm, Assistant Equipment Manager Charrod Saddler, Video Coordinator Nate Loenser, Basketball Operations Associate Chase Buford.
First round: Bobby Portis (Arkansas).
Failed to qualify.
For the second straight season, Jimmy Butler and Pau Gasol were chosen as NBA All-Stars for the Eastern Conference squad; Gasol replaced Butler due to a left knee injury Butler suffered on Feb. 5 at Denver … Butler earned All- Defensive Second Team honors for the third consecutive season; he joined Jerry Sloan, Norm Van Lier, Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen as the only players in franchise history to earn the distinction at least three years in a row … Nikola Mirotić was chosen to play in the Rising Stars Challenge at All-Star Weekend in Toronto, but missed the game due to an appendectomy … Jerry Reinsdorf was elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.