Bulls-Jazz Preview

Utah Jazz Status Check: Record: 28-22 Division: 3-4 Conference: 15-17 Home Record: 19-5 Last 10 Games: 7-3 Streak: Won 2 Last game: 100-86 win over Milwaukee PPG: 98.1 (11th) Opponents PPG: 98.5 (18th) Offensive Rating: 106.4 (11th) Defensive Rating: 106.9 (23rd) Pace: 91.2 (19th) Effective Field Goal Percentage: .488 (18th) Turnover Percentage: .138 (14th) Defensive […]

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Nuggets 128, Bulls 96: Just one of those nights…

The Bulls got their butts kicked last night. It’s pretty much that simple. The Nuggets put on an offensive show. As you can see from the Four Factors in the Basketball-Reference box score, Denver finished with a Effective Field Goal Percentage of 63.4 percent and scored at a phenomenal rate of 143.9 points per 100 […]

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Bulls-Nuggets Preview

Denver Nuggets Status Check: Record: 31-18 Division: 5-5 Conference: 22-11 Home Record: 21-3 Last 10 Games: 8-2 Streak: Won 7 Last game: 112-104 win over Milwaukee PPG: 104.2 (3rd) Opponents PPG: 100.7 (25th) Offensive Rating: 108.7 (7th) Defensive Rating: 105.1 (13th) Pace: 95.0 (2nd) Effective Field Goal Percentage: .506 (9th) Turnover Percentage: .137 (10th) Defensive […]

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Game Recap: Pacers 111, Bulls 100

The Good: Despite shooting only 44.3 percent from the field and 25 percent from downtown, the shorthanded Bulls had seven players in double-figures. According to Basketball-Reference, Chicago scored at a rate of 110.3 points per 100 possessions against an Indiana team that leads the league in Defensive Efficiency at only 96.5 points surrendered per 100 […]

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Bulls-Pacers Preview

Update: Carlos Boozer will return tonight and is in the starting lineup. That means Jimmy Butler will once again come off the bench. Indiana Pacers Status Check: Record: 28-19 Division: 6-2 Conference: 16-10 Home Record: 18-3 Last 10 Games: 5-5 Streak: Won 2 Last game: 102-89 win over Miami PPG: 92.0 (29th) Opponents PPG: 89.9 (2nd) […]

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How do the Bulls do it?

The Bulls (29-18) have the third-best record in the Eastern Conference. They trail the defending champion Miami Heat (30-14) by 2.5 games and the New York Knicks (30-15) by two games. They are one game ahead of the Brooklyn Nets (28-19). According to John Hollinger’s stats-based power rankings, the Bulls are the sixth-best team in […]

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Bulls-Hawks Preview

Update: Kirk Hinrich (elbow) and Joakim Noah (plantar fasciitis) and Carlos Boozer (hamstring) are all out again tonight. Hinrich is expected to be out at least a week with this injury. Taj Gibson, Luol Deng, Jimmy Butler, Rip Hamilton and Nate Robinson are starting for the Bulls, which means extended minutes for Gibson, Deng and […]

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Bulls-Nets Preview

Brooklyn Nets Status Check: Record: 27-19 Division: 9-3 Conference: 20-10 Home Record: 17-8 Last 10 Games: 6-4 Streak: Lost 1 Last game: 105-85 loss to Miami PPG: 95.8 (17th) Opponents PPG: 94.7 (5th) Offensive Rating: 107.6 (9th) Defensive Rating: 106.3 (19th) Pace: 88.0 (30th) Effective Field Goal Percentage: .492 (14th) Turnover Percentage: .139 (15th) Defensive […]

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Game Recap: Bulls 104, Bucks 88

The Good: Despite the absence of Carlos Boozer due to a sore hamstring, the Bulls opened a six-game road trip with a convincing victory over a division rival. And unlike their two losses to the Bucks earlier this season, they managed to build a big lead and keep it. The Bulls outhustled and outworked the […]

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