Friday , Dec , 17 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Chicago Bulls Team Report – December 17

=== Chicago Bulls Team Report – December 17 ===

(Sports Network) – Kirk Hinrich scored 11 of his 28 points during a decisive
fourth-quarter run, as the Chicago Bulls defeated the Milwaukee Bucks, 85-77,
on Thursday at the United Center.

Hinrich, who scored 13 points in the final quarter, also had eight assists for
the Bulls, who used a 21-2 run in the fourth to capture consecutive games for
the first time this season. Chicago beat Memphis on Wednesday night.

Eddy Curry added 18 points and six boards and Tyson Chandler had six points,
10 rebounds and a career-high tying seven blocks for Chicago, which has won
three of its last four.

The Bulls last won back-to- back games March 31 and April 2 last season.

Hinrich has scored in double-digits in six straight games. He is averaging
16.8 points and eight assists in that span.

Chicago is off until Saturday when it hosts the Indiana Pacers. It will be the
second meeting of the season between the two teams. On November 6, the Pacers
defeated the Bulls, 100-90, at Conseco Fieldhouse.