Chicago Bulls Team Report – February 26
=== Chicago Bulls Team Report – February 26 ===
(Sports Network) – The Chicago Bulls try to put the brakes on a three-game
losing streak tonight as they visit the Washington Wizards at the MCI Center.
This the fourth and final meeting of the season between the two teams. The
Wizards have won two of the three contests, winning once at home and once at
the United Center.
Chicago comes into tonight’s game fresh off a blowout loss to Central Division
rival Detroit. The Bulls fell to the Pistons, 107-88, on Wednesday at the
Eddy Curry paced Chicago with 19 points in the loss, while rookie Kirk Hinrich
chipped in 14 points and seven assists for the Bulls, who have lost 16 of
their last 20 games. Jerome Williams and Antonio Davis scored 13 points apiece
The Bulls are 7-0 when they score at least 100 points this season. Chicago is
2-20 when it allows at least 100 points.
Chicago, which has lost 10 of its last 11 road games, is a dismal 6-21 on the
road this season.
Curry has scored in double digits in 10 straight games. He is averaging 15.5
points and 5.5 rebounds in his last two contests.
The Wizards have won three of the last four meetings with the Bulls, who
have lost five straight at Washington.