Carlos Boozer in action

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The Chicago Bulls informed Carlos Boozer they have used the amnesty clause on the final year of his contract, expunging his $16.8 million off the franchise's salary cap, sources told Yahoo Sports.
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Chicago Bulls forward Taj Gibson (22) keeps the ball from going out of bounds as Carlos Boozer (5), Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat (4) and Trevor Booker (35) stand near during the first half of Game 5 in an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series Tuesday, April 29, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
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Chicago Bulls forward Taj Gibson (22) keeps the ball from going out of bounds as Carlos Boozer (5), Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat (4) and Trevor Booker (35) stand near during the first half of Game 5 in an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series Tuesday, April 29, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago Bulls forward Carlos Boozer (5) stands on the court during a break in the action during the first half of Game 4 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Washington Wizards in Washington, Sunday, April 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Chicago Bulls forward Carlos Boozer (5) stands on the court during a break in the action during the first half of Game 4 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Washington Wizards in Washington, Sunday, April 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Chicago Bulls forward Carlos Boozer (5) stands on the court during a break in the action during the first half of Game 4 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Washington Wizards in Washington, Sunday, April 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Chicago Bulls forward Carlos Boozer (5) looks at the scoreboard during the first half of Game 4 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Washington Wizards in Washington, Sunday, April 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Chicago Bulls forward Carlos Boozer (5) looks at the scoreboard during the first half of Game 4 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Washington Wizards in Washington, Sunday, April 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Chicago Bulls forward Carlos Boozer (5) looks at the scoreboard during the first half of Game 4 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Washington Wizards in Washington, Sunday, April 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Carlos Boozer finished with 14 points and five rebounds in just under 24 minutes. (Getty Images)
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Carlos Boozer finished with 14 points and five rebounds in just under 24 minutes. (Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 25: Trevor Ariza #1 of the Washington Wizards drives to the basket against Carlos Boozer #5 of the Chicago Bulls in first quarter action of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Chicago Bulls during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Verizon Center on April 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 25: Trevor Ariza #1 of the Washington Wizards drives to the basket against Carlos Boozer #5 of the Chicago Bulls in first quarter action of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Chicago Bulls during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Verizon Center on April 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Chicago Bulls' Carlos Boozer (5) drives past Charlotte Bobcats' Bismack Biyombo (0) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, April 16, 2014. The Bobcats won 91-86 in overtime. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Chicago Bulls' Carlos Boozer (5) drives past Charlotte Bobcats' Bismack Biyombo (0) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, April 16, 2014. The Bobcats won 91-86 in overtime. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Chicago Bulls' Carlos Boozer (5) drives past Charlotte Bobcats' Bismack Biyombo (0) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, April 16, 2014. The Bobcats won 91-86 in overtime. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Charlotte Bobcats' Cody Zeller, front, loses the ball as he falls in front of Chicago Bulls' Carlos Boozer during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, April 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Charlotte Bobcats' Cody Zeller, front, loses the ball as he falls in front of Chicago Bulls' Carlos Boozer during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, April 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Charlotte Bobcats' Cody Zeller, front, loses the ball as he falls in front of Chicago Bulls' Carlos Boozer during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, April 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Chicago Bulls' Joakim Noah, left, and Carlos Boozer, center, react after Charlotte Bobcats' Luke Ridnour, right, was called for a foul during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, April 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Chicago Bulls' Joakim Noah, left, and Carlos Boozer, center, react after Charlotte Bobcats' Luke Ridnour, right, was called for a foul during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Chicago Bulls' Joakim Noah, left, and Carlos Boozer, center, react after Charlotte Bobcats' Luke Ridnour, right, was called for a foul during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, April 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Chicago Bulls forward Carlos Boozer, right, dribbles past Orlando Magic forward Kyle O'Quinn, left, during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, April 14, 2014, in Chicago. The Bulls won the game 108-95. (AP Photo/Jeff Haynes)
Chicago Bulls forward Carlos Boozer, right, dribbles past Orlando Magic forward Kyle O'Quinn, left, during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, April 14, 2014, in Chicago. The Bulls won the game 108-95
Chicago Bulls forward Carlos Boozer, right, dribbles past Orlando Magic forward Kyle O'Quinn, left, during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, April 14, 2014, in Chicago. The Bulls won the game 108-95. (AP Photo/Jeff Haynes)
Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah (13) celebrates with forward Carlos Boozer, left, and guard Kirk Hinrich, right, during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Chicago on Friday, April 11, 2014. The Bulls won 106-98. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah (13) celebrates with forward Carlos Boozer, left, and guard Kirk Hinrich, right, during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Chicago on Friday, April 11, 2014. The Bulls won 106-98. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah (13) celebrates with forward Carlos Boozer, left, and guard Kirk Hinrich, right, during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Chicago on Friday, April 11, 2014. The Bulls won 106-98. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

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