Chicago Bulls Team Report – March 20
=== Chicago Bulls Team Report – March 20 ===
(Sports Network) – Chicago will be looking to build from its 96-91 win over
the Toronto Raptors at the Air Canada Centre Friday night.
With the victory, the Bulls stopped the bleeding of a seven-game skid.
Eddy Curry registered a team-high 28 points, while Kirk Hinrich added 21
points and 13 assists in the win. Antonio Davis tacked on 18 points and 14
boards in the contest.
Davis and Jerome Williams returned to the Air Canada Centre for the first time
since they were traded to Chicago for Jalen Rose and Donyell Marshall on Dec.
1. Davis, who wanted out of Toronto, was booed mercilessly by the Raptor
The Bulls hit an impressive 46.3 percent of their shots and forced 17 Toronto
turnovers in the contest. Chicago posted a slight 44-40 victory on the boards
in the win.
The Bulls have no time to enjoy the victory, as they return to the court
Saturday night against the New York Knicks at the United Center. The teams
have split a pair of meetings this season with the road team
winning each game.
The Knicks won 101-96 at the United Center on January 17. Chicago has still
won five of the last seven meetings in the series. The Knicks have lost six of
their last nine trips to the Windy City.
Chicago has dropped its last two home tilts. For the season, the Bulls are
just 12-22 at the United Center.