The United Center in Chicago will host the basketball game between the Bulls and Oklahoma City Thunder, who are set to face off on Friday, 13th of January, 09:00 PM EST. Chicago is positioned at #10 in the standings of Eastern Conference with a 19-23 record, while OKC is occupying the 13th place in the Western Conference, having an 18-23 balance.
Chicago Bulls vs Oklahoma City Thunder Head to Head
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The previous game between those two opponents was held on November 25th, when the Oklahoma City Thunder recorded a 123-119 victory at home. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander lit up the floor, notching 30 points while also adding 7 dimes and 8 rebounds to his account to end the match as the Oklahoma City Thunder MVP on the night. DeMar DeRozan led the Chicago Bulls, finishing with 30 points, 6 rebounds, and 4 assists, but these personal numbers proved insufficient for the win. The balance across the last five meetings between the two franchises shows a 2-3 superiority for the Chicago Bulls. These five match-ups finished with an average of 229.4 points.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Chicago Bulls Form
01-11-2023 01-09-2023 01-07-2023 01-06-2023 01-04-2023 01-02-2023 12-31-2022 12-30-2022 12-28-2022 12-26-2022 100:97@ Washington Wizards 107:99@ Boston Celtics 126:118vs Utah Jazz 112:126@ Philadelphia 76ers 121:112vs Brooklyn Nets 145:134@ Cleveland Cavaliers 102:103vs Cleveland Cavaliers 132:118vs Detroit Pistons 119:113vs Milwaukee Bucks 118:133vs Houston Rockets
The Chicago Bulls were last on the court on Wednesday, January 11th, when they were defeated by the Washington Wizards, 100-97. Zach LaVine was the Bulls’ stand-out performer on the night and finished the game with 38 points, 2 dimes, and 5 rebounds. Chigago shot an average of 46.6% from the floor, 66.7% from the free throw line, and a poor 31.0% from downtown. The Chicago Bulls hold a 5-5 balance across the last 10 meetings and, at the moment, are on a run of two consecutive losses. The team is performing at a mediocre level at the United Center with an 11-9 home record. The Bulls will face the Golden State Warriors at the United Center in their next outing on Sunday, January 15th.
Chicago Bulls Averages this Season
- Points For114.20
- Points Against114.90
- Points Difference-0.70
Field Goal Percentage
Free Throw Percentage
Chicago Bulls Standout Performer
Even though he has been sidelined since 01/09, DeMar DeRozan has been the franchise's standout performer this season contributing with 26.1 points per game. On average he spends 36.0 minutes on the court, delivers 4.9 assists and grabs 5.0 boards.
Chicago Bulls Missing Players
- Lonzo BallKnee surgery
- Javonte GreenKnee
- Tony BradleyMedical Protocols
- DeMar DeRozanQuadriceps
- Zach LaVineHand
Oklahoma City Thunder Form
01-12-2023 01-10-2023 01-08-2023 01-06-2023 01-04-2023 01-03-2023 12-31-2022 12-29-2022 12-27-2022 12-23-2022 114:133@ Philadelphia 76ers 112:111@ Miami Heat 120:109vs Dallas Mavericks 127:110vs Washington Wizards 126:115@ Orlando Magic 150:117vs Boston Celtics 96:115vs Philadelphia 76ers 121:113@ Charlotte Hornets 130:114vs San Antonio Spurs 125:128vs New Orleans Pelicans
On January 12, the Oklahoma City Thunder won 114-133 when they came up against the Philadelphia 76ers on the road. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander fueled his side to the victory, delivering 37 points, 6 rebounds, and 8 assists for 35 minutes of service on the night. 51.2% of his team’s field goal attempts hit the basket. The Thunder’s roster also averaged 93.9% free throws and a fantastic 42.4% 3-point shooting on the night. OKC won five of their last ten meetings while losing five, and they are currently on a W1 streak. The team has a negative 5-14 record when playing on the road this season. The Oklahoma City Thunder are scheduled to next face the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday, January 15th, away from home.
Oklahoma City Thunder Averages This Season
- Points For116.70
- Points Against116.50
- Points Difference0.20
Field Goal Percentage
Free Throw Percentage
Oklahoma City Thunder Standout Performer
The organization's best player this term has been Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, as he has aided the cause with 30.8 points, 5.6 dimes and 4.8 boards for an average of 35.7 minutes spent on court.
Oklahoma City Thunder Missing Players
- Chet HolmgrenFoot
- Ousmane DiengWrist
Field Goals Made3847
Field Goals Attempts8592
3 pts Made1211
3 pts Attempts3833
Free Throws Made2219
Free Throws Attempts2422
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Oklahoma City Thunder
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