Chuck checks in – 11.14.22

By | November 14, 2022

UNITED CENTER FINAL: Denver 126, Bulls 103. (Bulls: 6-8, 4-4 at dwelling)
TOP SCORER: Bulls: LaVine: 21pts. Denver: Service: 31 factors.
BEST REBOUNDERS: Bulls: Drummond: 11. Denver: Brown: 11.
MAIN ASSISTANCE: Bulls: Dragic: 6. Denver: Jokic: 14

CCI GAME STATS: André Drummond reached 10,000 pts in his profession, changing into the 52nd heart in NBA historical past and the eighth heart who performed for Chicago all through his profession to take action (B. Cartwright, J. Edwards, P. Gasol , A. Gilmore, R. Parish , N. Thurmond, N. Vucevic). Drummond completed with 13 factors and 11 rebounds off the bench, his third double-double sport of the season.

CCI SUMMARY: The Nuggets bought going halfway via the second quarter and by no means regarded again as they handed the Bulls their fourth loss in 5 video games. Michael Porter Jr. burned the Bulls for 31 factors draining six of the Nuggets’ 13-three pointers. Two-time league MVP Nikola Jokic supplied 14 of the Nuggets’ 33 assists. Denver shot a scorching 60% from the sphere and 48% from three-pointers.

The Bulls once more struggled to shoot from past the arc connecting on simply six of twenty-two makes an attempt. The Bulls dedicated 19 turnovers resulting in 21 factors from Denver. Over the previous six video games, the Bulls have averaged 18 turnovers per sport.

Zach LaVine scored a team-high 21 factors, however solely went one-for-six from three-point vary.

NEXT: Wednesday in New Orleans.

CCI 24 SECONDS NBA NEWS AND NOTES

Los Angeles Lakers 116, Brooklyn 103. Anthony Davis had a monster sport of 37 factors and 18 rebounds because the Lakers snapped a five-game slide. LeBron James missed his second straight sport with a left adductor damage.

Sacramento 122, Golden State 115. The Warriors fall to 5-8. Domantas Sabonis had 26 factors, 22 rebounds and eight assists for the 6-6 Kings.

Philadelphia 105, Utah 98. Joel Embiid scored an NBA season-high 59 factors, grabbed 11 rebounds and dished out eight assists. Embiid went 20-24 from the road. His 59 factors marked a profession excessive.

Oklahoma Metropolis 145, New York 135. The Knicks gave up 48 factors within the first quarter. OKC hit a season excessive of 62%. Josh Giddey had a 24-10-12 triple-double.

Washington 102, Memphis 92. The Wizards earned their fourth straight win as Kristaps Porzingis scored 25 factors.

Minnesota 129, Cleveland 124. After successful eight straight, the Cavs have misplaced 4 in a row. Cleveland’s Darius Garland scored a career-high 51 factors, together with 10 three-pointers. The Cavs performed with out Jarrett Allen and Donovan MItchell.

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