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ClutchPoints Jan 18, 2020
Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen thinks he needs to be more selfish after loss to Sixers

Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen thinks he needs to be more selfish after loss to Sixers

It hasn’t quite been the season that most expected out of Chicago Bulls power forward Lauri Markkanen. The third-year big man is putting up career lows pretty much across the board, averaging 15.0 points and 6.6 rebounds per game while shooting 42.4 percent from the field and 35.2 percent from beyond the 3-point line. Markkanen […] The post Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen thinks he needs to be more selfish after loss to Sixers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 17, 2020
VIDEO: Sixers star Ben Simmons posterizes Lauri Markkanen

VIDEO: Sixers star Ben Simmons posterizes Lauri Markkanen

Philadelphia 76ers point-forward Ben Simmons made a mockery of Chicago Bulls big man Lauri Markkanen on Friday in their nationally televised matchup in the Sixers’ homecourt. There was no love lost as the 23-year-old former Rookie of the Year dribbled past the third-year Finnish just to slam it down in transition over Markkanen’s body (via […] The post VIDEO: Sixers star Ben Simmons posterizes Lauri Markkanen appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 17, 2020
Lauri Markkanen wants you to know his name is pronounced like Mike Lowrey from ‘Bad Boys’

Lauri Markkanen wants you to know his name is pronounced like Mike Lowrey from ‘Bad Boys’

The Chicago Bulls saw the new Bad Boys movie starring Will Smith and Martin Lawrence and Bulls power forward Lauri Markkanen has a message for everyone. Markkanen wants you to know his name is pronounced like Mike Lowrey, the character Will Smith plays: It’s pronounced LAURI, like Mike Lowrey! Go check out @BadBoys, it’s awesome. […] The post Lauri Markkanen wants you to know his name is pronounced like Mike Lowrey from ‘Bad Boys’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 14, 2020
Lauri Markkanen takes responsibility for Bulls’ poor record

Lauri Markkanen takes responsibility for Bulls’ poor record

Lauri Markkanen took some of the blame for the Chicago Bulls’ lackluster record at the halfway mark of the 2019-20 season. Following a 113-101 loss to the Boston Celtics, the third-year forward owned up to his share of the responsibility for the Bulls’ 14-27 mark: “I don’t know what to say. I’ve had my moments. […] The post Lauri Markkanen takes responsibility for Bulls’ poor record appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 11, 2020
Lauri Markkanen not using ankle injury as excuse for poor play vs. Pacers

Lauri Markkanen not using ankle injury as excuse for poor play vs. Pacers

Lauri Markkanen gave it a go on their Friday night schedule despite dealing with an ankle injury. The Chicago Bulls forward, however, isn’t using that as an excuse for his poor performance in their 116-105 loss against the Indiana Pacers. Markkanen on is his ankle is hurting: Not when I’m playing. At least I’m not […] The post Lauri Markkanen not using ankle injury as excuse for poor play vs. Pacers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 6, 2020
Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen doubtful vs. Mavs with sprained left ankle

Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen doubtful vs. Mavs with sprained left ankle

Lauri Markkanen of the Chicago Bulls has been listed as doubtful in Monday’s game against the Dallas Mavericks, per K.C. Johnson of NBCS Chicago. Markkanen suffered the injury late in Saturday night’s 111-104 loss to the Boston Celtics. He left the game 15 points, four rebounds, an assist, a steal, and three 3-pointers in 29 […] The post Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen doubtful vs. Mavs with sprained left ankle appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 5, 2020
Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen suffers sprained ankle in loss to Celtics

Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen suffers sprained ankle in loss to Celtics

Chicago Bulls power forward Lauri Markkanen suffered an ankle injury late in Saturday night’s 111-104 loss to the Boston Celtics. It is now being reported that the 7-foot big man has suffered an ankle sprain: Initial examination shows Lauri Markkanen suffered sprained left ankle, per source. Bulls at Mavericks Monday. Markkanen’s playing status updated later […] The post Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen suffers sprained ankle in loss to Celtics appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Dec 30, 2019
Ex-Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau has no regrets about Jimmy Butler trade

Ex-Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau has no regrets about Jimmy Butler trade

Former Chicago Bulls and Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau has no regrets about acquiring Jimmy Butler from the Bulls during the summer of 2017. The Timberwolves traded Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn and a first-round pick (which turned into Lauri Markkanen) for Butler. The four-time All-Star guided the Wolves to the playoffs during the 2017-18 […] The post Ex-Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau has no regrets about Jimmy Butler trade appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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