Chicago Bulls End Four-Game Losing Streak


Published on January 18 2021 6:40 am
Last Updated on January 18 2021 6:41 am
Written by Millie Lange

Leading the Chicago Bulls to a 117-101 win over Dallas Sunday was Lauri Markkanen. Markkanen tallied 29 points while Garrett Temple put up 21 points, both season highs for the pair.

The Bulls held a 27-23 opening quarter lead and led 67-62 at halftime. The Mavericks had a slight 23-22 third quarter but Chicago came back with a 28-26 final period.

Markkanen added 10 rebounds. Temple scored 15 of his 21 in the second quarter run.

The Bulls ended a four-game losing streak with the win.


National Basketball Association

Sunday, January 17 Scoreboard

Chicago 117, Dallas 101

New York Knicks 105, Boston 75

Utah 109, Denver 105

New Orleans 128, Sacramento 123

Los Angeles Clippers 129, Indiana 96

Cleveland vs. Washington, postponed

Philadelphia vs. Oklahoma City, postponed


Monday, January 18 Schedule (All Times Central)

Orlando at New York, 11 a.m.

Cleveland at Washington, 1 p.m.

Minnesota at Atlanta, 1:30 p.m.

Detroit at Miami, 2 p.m.

San Antonio at Portland, 2 p.m.

Phoenix at Memphis, 4 p.m.

Milwaukee at Brooklyn, 6:30 p.m.

Dallas at Toronto, 6:30 p.m.

Houston at Chicago, 7 p.m.

Golden State at Los Angeles Lakers, 9 p.m.