The Chicago Bulls split their two games over the weekend, winning at home Friday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers 111-105 and losing 107-82 to the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday night. The Bulls got a great effort from multiple players in their victory over the Cavaliers. Jimmy Butler lead the way with 26 points, 8 rebounds and 6 assist. Taj Gibson had a double-double with 23 points on 10-13 shooting to go along with 11 rebounds. The starting backcourt also had a great game with Rajon Rondo tallying a triple double with 15 points, 12 assist and 11 rebounds. Dwayne Wade poured in 24 points on an efficient night as well.
Their Saturday night loss against the Mavericks was bad. Dwayne Wade did not play in the game and the Bulls only ended up with 82 points. Chicago turned the ball over 20 times and allowed the Mavericks to make 13 three pointers. Jimmy Butler lead the team with 26 points and 9 rebounds in a lopsided loss. The Bulls currently sit in the 4th seed with a 11-8 record and their next game is at home against the TrailBlazers.