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  1. League: NBA
  2. Indiana vs. Orlando
    Live
    11:45 4th
    78 IND
    62 ORL
  3. Chicago vs. Charlotte
    Live
    8:18 4th
    70 CHI
    65 CHA
  4. Washington vs. Boston
    Live
    8:26 2nd
    47 WAS
    37 BOS
  5. Houston vs. New Orleans
    Live
    7:39 2nd
    35 HOU
    32 NO
  6. Brooklyn vs. Cleveland
    Live
    5:51 2nd
    38 BKN
    40 CLE
  7. Philadelphia vs. Miami
    Live
    8:10 2nd
    40 PHI
    37 MIA
  8. Atlanta vs. Milwaukee
    Live
    5:45 2nd
    42 ATL
    54 MIL
  9. Utah vs. Minnesota
    Live
    5:53 2nd
    41 UTA
    35 MIN
  10. Toronto vs. New York
    Live
    8:15 2nd
    42 TOR
    25 NY
  11. LA Lakers vs. San Antonio
    Live
    4:03 2nd
    45 LAL
    45 SA
  12. Detroit vs. Oklahoma City
    Live
    7:40 2nd
    35 DET
    32 OKC
  13. Dallas vs. Memphis
    Live
    9:29 2nd
    30 DAL
    33 MEM
  14. Golden State vs. Denver
    10:30 PM
    GS
    DEN
  15. LA Clippers vs. Portland
    10:30 PM
    LAC
    POR
  16. Phoenix vs. Sacramento
    10:30 PM
    PHO
    SAC
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Jonas Valanciunas, Raptors pull out a close one against Bulls, 85-79

Automated Insights

The Chicago Bulls couldn't find their shot, finishing 30-82 (36.6%), including 2-9 (22.2%) from three-point range, as they lost in a close game against Toronto Raptors, 85-79. Toronto (14-15) has now won three consecutive games.

Jonas Valanciunas scored 15 points on 5-10 shooting from the field and 5-6 from the free throw line. Other top contributors for Toronto included Kyle Lowry with 13 points and 6 assists, DeMar DeRozan with 11 points and 8 rebounds, and Patrick Patterson with 10 points and 5 rebounds. Despite the loss, Luol Deng put up 16 points for Chicago on 6-15 shooting from the field and 4-5 from the free throw line. Taj Gibson contributed 12 points and 5 rebounds.

In addition to 22.2% from 3-point range, the Bulls tallied an eFG% of just 37.8%. They are 2-7 on the season when registering marks below 30% and 45%, respectively, in those statistics. The Raptors, conversely, are 1-0 when holding the opposition to such dismal shooting numbers.

This drops Chicago (12-18) to 1-2 against Toronto on the year.

Coming up next, the Raptors battle the Indiana Pacers, who are 25-5 on the year. The Bulls meet the Boston Celtics, currently 13-18 this season. The Raptors have a 0-1 record against Indiana this season.


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