It looked as though Krause would take Dawkins even as late as the morning of the draft; the coaches and players had made it clear that they wanted him and not Sellers, and Krause did not particularly have a problem with Dawkins' game. "Long before his Michael Jordan days, Jerry Krause believed he had found the next Mickey Mantle", "Jerry Krause's impact on the 2005 White Sox", "Dennis Rodman trade: How Michael Jordan's Bulls dealt their backup center for the NBA's best rebounder", "Chicago Bulls' golden era a reflection of Jerry Krause's words, deeds", "The true story of Jerry Krause and the breakup of the Bulls", "Smith: The decline and fall of the Bulls", "Krause passes on MJ's induction on principle", "For Tex Winter, Krause and Jackson put aside feud", "Phil Jackson's biggest failure was letting the game pass him by", "Bulls Builder Krause Resigns After 18 Years", Krause prefers silent approach to scouting, "The Chicago White Sox hire former Chicago Bulls GM Jerry Krause to oversee scouting system in Dominican Republic", "D-backs hire Krause as special assistant", "Jerry Krause, general manager of Chicago Bulls' 1990s juggernauts, dies at 77", Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Jerry_Krause&oldid=984173430, Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame inductees, National Basketball Association general managers, Articles with unsourced statements from June 2020, Articles with unsourced statements from April 2020, Wikipedia articles with BIBSYS identifiers, Wikipedia articles with CINII identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SNAC-ID identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, During the summer of 1997, Krause's stepdaughter got married. Jerry Krause death: How did former Chicago Bulls GM Jerry Krause die? "[28] The Bulls fell to 23–59 in the next season, and Krause's dream of a talented young athletic team imploded with all of his acquisitions traded or out of the league within three years.

Jerry married Thelma Krause, they had two children: Stacy Krause and David Krause. “When those guys would tease Jerry or do things to entertain them that they knew would set him off, I’m not with that,” Cartwright explained to the Chicago Tribune. Krause … Jordan despised the trade, not only because of the players involved but also because of how they learned of it: via television, while he and Oakley were on their way to Las Vegas to see a Mike Tyson fight. The Last Dance reveals how Krause was the lynchpin of one of the greatest teams in NBA history and also provides an understanding of the Jerry Krause and Michael Jordan relationship. Want to know why Michael Jordan has yellow eyes? [7] Longley's emergence for the Bulls during the 1994–95 season made Will Perdue expendable. [20] Jordan retired after the 1997-98 season because he was "burned out" shouldering an increasing burden for the team due to Pippen's absence and "babying Rodman". While working for the Mariners, Krause continued to scout part time for the Lakers. [4] He scouted for the White Sox until 1984. “Sad news to hear of Jerry Krause’s passing. "[6] Jordan was later quoted as saying: "The trade of Oakley was good, and the best thing he did was to get Pippen and Grant. RIP — K.C. Krause told the Chicago Tribune in 2016 that he had been diagnosed with osteomyelitis, which is a bone infection.