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Bane, Morant score 25 apiece to lead Grizzlies past Bulls

Jan. 17, 2022 19:44 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Desmond Bane and Ja Morant scored 25 points each, and the Memphis Grizzlies dominated the short-handed Chicago Bulls 119-106 on Monday afternoon for their 12th win in 13 games. Brandon Clarke added 15 points and seven rebounds, missing only one of his eight...

East-leading Bulls opening eyes, next up: suprising Memphis

Jan. 16, 2022 12:43 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — The “MVP! MVP!” chants are ringing out in Chicago once again, this time for Bulls star DeMar DeRozan as fans have something to cheer about in the Windy City. The resurgent Bulls (27-14) are one of the surprising stories in the NBA, opening eyes sitting atop the...

Celtics rally late, edge Bulls 114-112 on Williams' FTs

Jan. 15, 2022 23:58 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Robert Williams hit a pair of free throws with 9.7 seconds left and the Boston Celtics scored the final eight points to edge the Chicago Bulls 114-112 on Saturday night. Williams, who tied it at 112 with two foul shots with 31 seconds to go, finished with 14 points...

Warriors roll to most lopsided win, beat Bulls 138-96

Jan. 14, 2022 23:55 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — The Golden State Warriors were in a rut and in need of a breather. They sure got one. Andrew Wiggins scored 21 points, Stephen Curry added 19 and the Warriors rolled to their most lopsided win of the season, dominating the Chicago Bulls 138-96 on Friday night. ...

Bulls star LaVine injures left knee, leaves Warriors game

Jan. 14, 2022 23:28 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls might have to get by without star Zach LaVine for a while after he left their blowout loss to the Golden State Warriors on Friday because of a left knee injury. The All-Star and Olympic gold medal winner was scheduled to have an MRI on Saturday...

Durant, Harden lead Nets to 138-112 romp over Bulls

Jan. 13, 2022 01:56 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Kevin Durant knew the rest of the league had to be watching, curious to see just how good the Brooklyn Nets can be when they have all their superstars playing. Well, here's the answer. Durant scored 27 points, James Harden added 25 points and a...

Vučević, DeRozan lift Bulls over Pistons 133-87

Jan. 11, 2022 23:23 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Nikola Vučević scored 22 points, DeMar DeRozan had 20 points and 12 rebounds, and the Chicago Bulls routed the Detroit Pistons 133-87 on Tuesday night. DeRozan sat for most of the final 16 minutes but still added seven assists. Eastern Conference-leading Chicago...

Analysis: The top performers as NBA reaches midway point

Jan. 11, 2022 02:14 AM EST

The NBA season has reached the midway point, with a record number of players already having gotten minutes. Virus-related issues have forced every team to scramble on some nights to find players with plenty of surprises and, yes, plenty of disappointments. With basically 50% of the...

Doncic has triple-double, Mavericks beat Bulls 113-99

Jan. 09, 2022 22:51 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic had 22 points, 14 rebounds and 14 assists for his third triple-double of the season as the Dallas Mavericks beat Chicago 113-99 on Sunday night for their season-best sixth straight win while snapping the Bulls’ nine-game winning streak. Josh Green and...

Memphis' Jenkins enters protocols, 14th NBA coach to do so

Jan. 08, 2022 15:51 PM EST

Memphis assistant Brad Jones walked into what he thought was the Grizzlies’ locker room in Brooklyn a few days ago, then wondered if he was in the right place. There was only one other person in the room — and Jones had no idea who the person was. “Am I in...