The 2008-2009 USC Trojans finished 22-13, 9-9 in conference play, and went on to win the conference tournament. Taj Gibson was the veteran leader on that team, a junior, but two freshman on that roster are reunited as Bulls: DeMar DeRozan and Nikola Vucevic.
NOT THAD. NO, NO NOT THAD. And the future 1 too. This is....a lot. Demar can score; 8 years in a row of 20+ ppg.
Sources: The San Antonio Spurs are finalizing sending DeMar DeRozan to the Chicago Bulls for Thad Young, a future first-round pick and two second-round picks.