SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
WHITEBOX ADVISORS LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
3033 EXCELSIOR BOULEVARD, SUITE 300

(Street)
MINNEAPOLIS MN 55416

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc. [ BCEI ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
11/15/2017
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
Form filed by One Reporting Person
X Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share 11/15/2017 S 300,000 D $31.59 2,020,588 I See Footnotes(1)(2)
Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share 11/16/2017 S 100,000 D $32.304 1,920,588 I See Footnotes(1)(2)
Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share 11/17/2017 S 100,000 D $32.9788 1,820,588 I See Footnotes(1)(2)
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
WHITEBOX ADVISORS LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
3033 EXCELSIOR BOULEVARD, SUITE 300

(Street)
MINNEAPOLIS MN 55416

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
WHITEBOX GENERAL PARTNER LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
3033 EXCELSIOR BOULEVARD, SUITE 300

(Street)
MINNEAPOLIS MN 55416

(City) (State) (Zip)
Explanation of Responses:
1. The Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share is directly owned by the following entities: Whitebox Asymmetric Partners, L.P.; Whitebox Relative Value Partners, L.P.; Whitebox Multi-Strategy Partners, L.P.; Whitebox Credit Partners, L.P.; Whitebox GT Fund, L.P.; Pandora Select Partners, L.P.; Whitebox Institutional Partners, L.P. (together, the "Private Funds"). The Common Stock may also be deemed to be beneficially owned by (a) Whitebox Advisors LLC by virtue of its role as the investment manager of the Private Funds, and (b) Whitebox General Partner LLC by virtue of its role as the general partner of the Private Funds.
2. The Reporting Person disclaims beneficial ownership of the reported securities except to the extent of their pecuniary interest therein, and this report shall not be deemed an admission that such Reporting Person is the beneficial owner of the securities for purposes of Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or for any other purpose.
Whitebox Advisors LLC By: /s/ Elissa Weddle, Chief Legal Officer 11/17/2017
Whitebox General Partner LLC, By: /s/ Elissa Weddle, Chief Legal Officer 11/17/2017
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