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After profitable in Los Angeles on Sunday, March 26, versus the Lakers, the Chicago Bulls would go on to lose again to again video games in opposition to the Los Angeles Clippers and the Lakers in the identical week.
Bulls heart Nikola Vucevic completed with a group excessive 29 factors and added 12 rebounds of their 121-110, Lakers loss on Wednesday, March 29, on the United Heart.
In response to the Chicago Bulls, Vucevic has reached minimums of 25 pts, 10 rebounds and 5 help for the third sport in 2022-23 and seventh sport total whereas with Chicago. Vucevic (7) ranks 4th all-time in Bulls historical past for gms with no less than 25/10/5 (M. Jordan-81, S. Pippen-35. A. Gilmore-27).
Bulls PR acknowledged Vucevic had 15 factors and 5 rebs within the 1st qtr versus the Lakers, changing into the first Bulls participant since 2014-15 and fifth since 1996-97 (when play-by-play knowledge was first tracked) with no less than 15/5 within the opening body of a sport (P. Gasol, C. Boozer, D. Gooden, S. Pippen).
Last Rating: Bulls 110, Lakers 121
TIP-INS Courtesy of the Related Press:
In response to the Related Press, Lakers guard D’Angelo Russell (proper hip soreness) began after he was sidelined for the earlier two video games. He went 7 for 12 from the sphere.
Bulls: C Andre Drummond missed the sport due to private causes.
Up subsequent, the Bulls will play the Charlotte Hornets on Friday, March 31, on the street. Recreation time 6 p.m.
Joseph Phillips is the Sports activities Editor for the Chicago Crusader Newspaper. He’s a Chicago native, who has been a sports activities author for over 17 years. He additionally hosts the SC Media Information and Sports activities Community Q&A radio present on WHPK 88.5 FM Chicago.