The Bulls are coming off a pounding by the pistons with a score 117-95 this past Saturday. Tonight Chicago will visit the Rockets. Houston has a league best of sixty victories this season. The Bulls are 24-49 this season and have lost five in a row. Chicago will be without a handful of regulars tonight. Zach LaVine remains sidelined from a knee injury, Kris Dunn is out with a toe injury, and Antonio Blakeney is out with a wrist injury. Rookie Forward Lauri Markkanen has been dealing with back issues and Denzel Valentine has knee issues, both are game time decisions.
Kevin Lebanc scored the deciding goal in the fourth round of the shoot out against the Blackhawks last night beating Chicago 4-3. Rookie forward Alex Debrincat scored his twenty sixth goal of the season ad chipped in with an assist. Conor Murphy scored his second for the last place Blackhawks they’ve lost six of the last seven games.