Quicken Loans Arena will host a Central Division showdown between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Chicago Bulls. The Cavaliers have not played well, holding a record of 4-12. While the Cavaliers have struggled all year, they have been even worse lately, losing eight of their last 10 games. On the other hand, the visiting Bulls are at .500, entering today's game with a 7-7 record. This game has a start time of 7:30 pm EST and WGN and FSN-OH will be providing coverage of the contest.
The Cavaliers are regrouping after their loss to the Celtics, 103-86. Anderson Varejao recorded 10 points and 12 rebounds, earning his third double-double of the year. The Bulls, meanwhile, are coming off a solid win against the Pistons, 99-79. Luol Deng was the team's top scorer, recording 27 points. This will be the second matchup of the season between these two teams, with the Bulls taking the first game, 96-81. In the victory, Carlos Boozer led all scorers with 17 points.
The stingy Cleveland defense should have a clear edge in terms of eFG%. They rank 19th in the league in forcing misses (opponents' eFG% of 50.2%), while the brick-laying Chicago offense is 26th with a mark of 45.7%.