Are Melo to Bulls rumors legit?

The latest rumors from NBA sources regarding trade talk and other moves

Updated: January 30, 2014, 3:21 PM ET
By Chris Broussard | ESPN Insider

Jeff Zelevansky/Getty ImagesCarmelo Anthony is averaging 27.1 points and a career-high 9.0 rebounds per game.

With the NBA trade deadline just three weeks away, the rumor mill is about to go into overdrive. For the fans who live for scuttlebutt, it'll be a great time. For the players whose names are heard along the grapevine, it'll be an unsettling month.

In speaking with several league executives and agents this week, here are some of the things I was told: 

It's not unanimous, but most executives I spoke with think Chicago will go after Carmelo Anthony in free agency.