Another clutch game situation, another loss for the Chicago Bulls.
This time around, the loss came at the hands of De’Aaron Fox and the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday, 117-114.
With the game tied with just 12.1 seconds remaining, the Kings had the ball to try to win the game, which Fox did with a 26-foot hit from downtown with just 0.1 seconds left.
This loss marks Chicago’s 23rd loss in a clutch situation this season, which for a team who is fighting for a play-in spot, hurts even more.
DeMar DeRozan led the Bulls with a game-high 33 points, three rebounds, three assists, and two steals on 10-of-20 shooting from the floor and 4-of-6 from 3-point range.
Check out the player grades from Wednesday’s game below.
Bulls vs. Kings Prediction, point spread, odds, over/under, betting picks
DeMar DeRozan: B+
DeMar DeRozan led the way for the Bulls against the Kings on Wednesday, finishing with a game-high 33 points, three rebounds, three assists, and two steals on 10-of-20 shooting and 4-of-6 from downtown.
Zach LaVine: B
Zach LaVine continued his scoring streak despite falling short to the Kings, finishing with 25 points, five rebounds, and six assists on 7-of-2 shooting from the floor and a perfect 9-of-9 from the free throw line.
Nikola Vucevic: B
Nikola Vucevic was a beast on the boards, but struggled with his outside shot on Wednesday. Vooch finished with 20 points, 14 rebounds, and three assists on 8-of-22 shooting from the floor but 0-of-7 from 3-point range.
Patrick Beverley: B
Patrick Beverley struggled shooting from the field in Wednesday’s loss, finishing with just three points on 1-of-7 shooting along with 11 rebounds, three assists, one steal, and two blocks while fouling out in 29 minutes.
Patrick Williams: B+
Patrick Williams filled up the box score on Wednesday, finishing with 13 points, four rebounds, two assists, four steals, and one block on 5-of-12 shooting from the floor and 3-of-5 from downtown on a team-high +13 for the game.
Coby White: B+
Coby White played well off the bench in Wednesday’s loss, finishing with 12 points, six rebounds, five assists, and two steals on 4-of-6 shooting from 3-point range.