Eastern Conference rivals looking to move up the ladder do battle in the Big Apple. The Chicago Bulls are on the road as they make the trek to take on the New York Knicks Wednesday night. Chicago dropped their second straight with a 116-107 home loss to the Rockets Monday night. New York snapped a three game slide with a 100-96 road win over Dallas Sunday. The Bulls have a 120-104 advantage in the all-time regular season series and have won both meetings this season, which came in Chicago.
Chicago has lost two in a row and five of six as they were unable to hang with the Rockets Monday night. The Bulls look to regroup as they travel to the Big Apple to face a team they’ve already beaten twice this season. Chicago erased a 21 point first quarter deficit to take the lead in the third quarter but Houston eventually reasserted control and took the win. The Bulls shot 46.5 percent from the field and knocked down 12 of 28 three point attempts in the contest.
Chicago gave up 20 three pointers and was hammered 51-37 on the glass. Bobby Portis had 22 off the bench to lead the Bulls in the loss. The Bulls enter this contest 25th in the league in scoring offense with 101.8 points per game. Chicago is 10th in the league in rebounding with 44.6 boards a night while standing 6th with 23.6 assists per contest. The Bulls have been mediocre defensively as they are 23rd by allowing 108.1 points per contest.
Justin Holiday is second on the team with 13.6 points plus 4.5 boards a game. Lauri Markkanen chips in a team leading 14.9 points plus 7.6 rebounds a contest, Robin Lopez adds 12.6 points plus 4.9 boards a night and Jerian Grant is good for 8.1 points plus 4.7 assists a night.
Nikola Mirotic (17.4 points), Denzel Valentine (9.6 points), Bobby Portis (12.3 points, 6.4 rebounds), Kris Dunn (13.8 points, 6.2 assists), David Nwaba, Paul Zipser and Cristiano Felicio have to pick up the slack until Zach LaVine can make his return. Chicago is tied for 28th in the league in field goal percentage as they shoot 43.9 percent from the floor. The Bulls are tied for 13th in the league with 10.7 three pointers a game and stands tied for 18th by shooting 35.7 percent from beyond the arc.
New York had lost three in a row and seven of eight as things have gone by the wayside the last few weeks. The Knicks managed to pick up just their fourth road win in 18 games this season by edging the Mavericks. New York led by eight after the opening quarter but needed Jarrett Jack’s go-ahead bucket with 31.2 seconds to play in regulation to get the win.
The Knicks shot 46.3 percent from the field and connected on six of 16 three point attempts. New York dominated the glass by a 59-40 margin to help offset 16 turnovers. Kristaps Porzingis had 29 points and eight rebounds to pace the Knicks in the win. The Knicks are 20th in the league in scoring as they average 103.2 points per game. New York is 9th in the league in rebounding with 44.7 boards per contest while standing 17th with 22.4 assists per game. The Knicks are 9th in scoring defense as they allow 103.9 points per game.
Kristaps Porzingis averages 23.7 points, 6.8 boards and 2.21 blocks a night to lead the team. Enes Kanter chips in 13.4 points plus 10.1 rebounds per night, Tim Hardaway Jr. adds 17.8 points a contest while Kyle O’Quinn chips in 6.7 points plus 5.8 rebounds per contest. Hardaway Jr. is still out with a stress injury in his left leg. Ramon Sessions, Courtney Lee (13.5 points), Doug McDermott, Ron Baker, Michael Beasley (12 points, 4.9 rebounds), Jarrett Jack and rookie Frank Ntilikina have to contribute for the Knicks to have any success.
The Knicks are 9th in field goal percentage as they shoot 46.4 percent as a team. New York is 30th with 7.6 threes per game while ranking 20th in three point shooting as they hit 35.6 percent of their attempts from beyond the arc.
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|New York Knicks vs Chicago Bulls|
|League||The NBA Regular Season|
|Match||New York Knicks vs Chicago Bulls|
|Date||10, January 2018|
|Location||Madison Square Garden|
|City||New York, NY 10001, USA|
|Time||08:30 PM , ET|
New York Knicks vs Chicago Bulls Predictions and Stats
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