Rockets-Bulls Preview

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Fans should expect a highly contested battle on the glass when the Chicago Bulls (45.9 RPG) play against Houston Rockets (46.5 RPG) at Toyota Center. The Rockets come into the game with a 16-9 record and are on pace to have a very good year. Entering with a record of 9-14, the Bulls are five games below .500 on the year. This game will begin at 9:30 pm EST and it will be covered by ESPN, WGN and CSN-HOU.

After their 106-91 loss to the Kings, the Rockets are looking to avoid a repeat performance. Chandler Parsons was one of the best players for Houston, scoring 19 points and adding 7 rebounds and 5 assists. Meanwhile, the Bulls are feeling some disappointment after the bitter 83-82 loss at the hands of the Magic. Luol Deng had a game-high 26 points.

It will be a battle of contrasting styles, as the fast-breaking Rockets (ranked third in the league in possessions per game) take on the half-court-oriented Bulls (26th).

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