Bulls open preseason Oct. 5 vs. Bucks

Chicago Bulls fans will see their new-look team up close for the first time in their preseason homer opener on Oct. 8 against the Washington Wizards and former Bull Kirk Hinrich.

The Bulls announced their eight-game preseason schedule which begins Oct. 5 in Milwaukee against the Bucks. The Bulls also host preseason games against the Toronto Raptors (Oct. 12), the Dallas Mavericks (Oct. 15) and the Indiana Pacers (Oct. 22), all at the United Center.

The Bulls open the regular season on the road Oct. 27 against the Oklahoma City Thunder.