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Lauri Markkanen has been dealing with sore oblique for 2 weeks

Lauri Markkanen has been dealing with sore oblique for 2 weeks

Although he hasn’t been listed on the team’s injury report as of late, Chicago Bulls forward Lauri Markkanen has reportedly been dealing with a sore oblique for the past two weeks. Monday was the first time the team revealed his ailment, according to a report from K.C. Johnson of NBC Sports Chicago. Jim Boylen said […] The post Lauri Markkanen has been dealing with sore oblique for 2 weeks appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 11, 2019
Lauri Markkanen doesn’t take contact in practice, but expected to play vs. Knicks

Lauri Markkanen doesn’t take contact in practice, but expected to play vs. Knicks

Chicago Bulls big man Lauri Markkanen did not take contact in practice due to a sore oblique, but he is expected to play against the New York Knicks on Monday night, according to K.C. Johnson of The Chicago Tribune. The 2019-20 campaign has not been kind to Markkanen thus far. Through 10 games this season, […] The post Lauri Markkanen doesn’t take contact in practice, but expected to play vs. Knicks appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 10, 2019
Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen struggling to find answers amid shooting slump

Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen struggling to find answers amid shooting slump

Chicago Bulls power forward Lauri Markkanen has shot 38.5 percent from the field through his first 10 games of the 2019-20 season. After it appeared midway through last year that Markkanen was on the precipice of taking the next step toward stardom in the league, his drastic downturn has been startling. During a discussion with […] The post Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen struggling to find answers amid shooting slump appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 10, 2019
Bulls’ Wendell Carter Jr. has talked to Jim Boylen about running more plays for him

Bulls’ Wendell Carter Jr. has talked to Jim Boylen about running more plays for him

The Chicago Bulls have struggled to put the ball in the hoop. Through 10 games, Chicago ranks 25th in points per game (105.4) and 26th in offensive rating (102.7), according to Basketball-Reference. Third-year forward Lauri Markkanen is not getting post touches–instead mostly roaming on the perimeter–and he has been tremendously inefficient. Zach LaVine is scoring […] The post Bulls’ Wendell Carter Jr. has talked to Jim Boylen about running more plays for him appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 10, 2019
What’s wrong with Lauri Markkanen?

What’s wrong with Lauri Markkanen?

Following another blowout loss on Saturday, the Chicago Bulls are now 3-7 to start the new season. On paper, that actually doesn’t look so bad, and there is definitely still a lot of time to make up for what has been a rather sluggish start. However, looking at the nature of majority of Chicago’s losses […] The post What’s wrong with Lauri Markkanen? appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 8, 2019
Bulls star Zach LaVine knows he and Lauri Markkanen need consistency to be a ‘dynamic duo’

Bulls star Zach LaVine knows he and Lauri Markkanen need consistency to be a ‘dynamic duo’

On paper, Chicago Bulls shooting guard Zach LaVine knows he and power forward Lauri Markkanen are a “match made in heaven.” The Bulls are expecting LaVine and Markkanen to be the team’s dynamic duo for the next few years. Both guys are explosive scorers and can flourish in the pick-and-roll and pick-and-pop game. To be […] The post Bulls star Zach LaVine knows he and Lauri Markkanen need consistency to be a ‘dynamic duo’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Grizzly Bear Blues Oct 25, 2019
Memphis Grizzlies vs. Chicago Bulls Game Preview

Memphis Grizzlies vs. Chicago Bulls Game Preview

Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports The Grizzlies look to rebound from Wednesday’s loss in the home opener WHO: Chicago Bulls (0-1, 0-1 Away) vs. Memphis Grizzlies (0-1, 0-0 Home) WHERE: FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee WHEN: 7:00 PM CT HOW TO WATCH/LISTEN: Fox Sports Southeast/ 92.9 FM ESPN Memphis INJURY REPORT: CHICAGO: Chandler Hutchison (Out, hamstring), Shaquille Harrison (Probable, hamstring) MEMPHIS: None (For the first time in years?) PROJECTED STARING LINEUPS: CHICAGO: Tomas Satoransky, Zach LaVine, Otto Porter Jr., Lauri Markkanen, Wendell Carter Jr. MEMPHIS: Ja Morant, Dillon...
ClutchPoints Oct 22, 2019
Lauri Markkanen reveals next step for him and Zach LaVine is being more consistent

Lauri Markkanen reveals next step for him and Zach LaVine is being more consistent

For the Chicago Bulls to make the playoffs this season, Lauri Markkanen and Zach LaVine will have to play like All-Stars. LaVine and Markkanen are the two best players on the Bulls. Markkanen says the next step for him and LaVine is being more consistent. “We’ve been on the same team and practiced the whole […] The post Lauri Markkanen reveals next step for him and Zach LaVine is being more consistent appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Oct 21, 2019
Bulls exercise 4th-year option on Lauri Markkanen, 3rd-year options on Wendell Carter Jr., Chandler Hutchison

Bulls exercise 4th-year option on Lauri Markkanen, 3rd-year options on Wendell Carter Jr., Chandler Hutchison

The Chicago Bulls have exercised the fourth-year option on Lauri Markkanen and third-year options on Wendell Carter Jr. and Chandler Hutchison, the team announced in a press release. By exercising their options, all players will be under contract with the Bulls for the 2020-21 season. Markkanen came to the Bulls in a Draft-night trade with […] The post Bulls exercise 4th-year option on Lauri Markkanen, 3rd-year options on Wendell Carter Jr., Chandler Hutchison appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Oct 19, 2019
Lauri Markkanen says failure to make playoffs ‘bothers’ Bulls

Lauri Markkanen says failure to make playoffs ‘bothers’ Bulls

Chicago Bulls rising star Lauri Markkanen has only one goal for himself and the team: make the playoffs. Instead of discussing individual goals and increasing his production, the Finn forward emphasized that winning is the main priority for the Bulls this 2019-20 season. Markkanen added that their failure to make it to the postseason in […] The post Lauri Markkanen says failure to make playoffs ‘bothers’ Bulls appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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