Score Strip

  1. League: NBA
  2. Golden State vs. Denver
    Live
    8:57 3rd
    69 GS
    58 DEN
  3. LA Clippers vs. Portland
    Live
    10:08 3rd
    56 LAC
    72 POR
  4. Phoenix vs. Sacramento
    Live
    2:51 3rd
    62 PHO
    67 SAC
  5. Indiana vs. Orlando
    Final
    101 IND
    86 ORL
  6. Chicago vs. Charlotte
    Final OT
    86 CHI
    91 CHA
  7. Washington vs. Boston
    Final
    118 WAS
    102 BOS
  8. Houston vs. New Orleans
    Final
    100 HOU
    105 NO
  9. Brooklyn vs. Cleveland
    Final
    85 BKN
    114 CLE
  10. Philadelphia vs. Miami
    Final
    100 PHI
    87 MIA
  11. Atlanta vs. Milwaukee
    Final
    111 ATL
    103 MIL
  12. Utah vs. Minnesota
    Final 2OT
    136 UTA
    130 MIN
  13. Toronto vs. New York
    Final
    92 TOR
    95 NY
  14. LA Lakers vs. San Antonio
    Final
    113 LAL
    100 SA
  15. Detroit vs. Oklahoma City
    Final
    111 DET
    112 OKC
  16. Dallas vs. Memphis
    Final OT
    105 DAL
    106 MEM
  17. View All

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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