Markkanen suffered a grade three lateral elbow sprain back in late September that cost him the first 10 weeks of the season.
Mailbag topics include trading for Dennis Smith Jr., will Wendell Carter Jr. be on the NBA All-Rookie Team, does win total matter for Jim Boylen's job...
The Bulls have been adamant about not taking on long-term money, so the market for Jabari Parker has become increasingly thin. Lopez wants a buyout.
Anthony Davis' commitment to winning now and newly signed agent Rich Paul have signs pointing to L.A., not Chicago.