When Tom Thibodeau talks about the Bulls’ injuries halting their continuity as a unit, it’s less about what happens in the first 40 minutes and more about the last eight.
With 2:25 remaining and the Bulls win comfortably in hand, Joakim Noah momentarily thought about hoisting a deep jumper from the right wing that, had it fallen, would’ve given the Bulls’ point-for
Pacers big man Ian Mahinmi was giving Nikola Mirotic too much space on the perimeter, but the rookie, perhaps feeling too aggressive after taking consecutive shots, had to be prodded by Joakim Noa
It’s not panic mode yet, but the Chicago Bulls have to be keenly aware of where things stand in the Eastern Conference.
The Bulls were without four of their top contributors for Wednesday's contest against the 76ers.