Chicago meets Phoenix and is aiming for a fourth win in a row
Phoenix Suns (20-11, fourth in the Western Conference) v Chicago Bulls (15-16, sixth in the Eastern Conference)
Chicago; Friday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Chicago meets Phoenix as the winner of three games in a row.
The cops left 7-9 at home. Chicago is ninth in the league with 26.2 assists per game, led by Coby White with an average of 5.2.
The suns are on their way 9-5. Phoenix is the last in the Western Conference to shoot 38% out of 3-point range.
The Bulls and Suns meet on Friday for the first time this season.
TOP PERFORMER: Zach LaVine averages 28.8 points, 5.3 rebounds and five assists for the Bulls. White averaged 16.7 points and 6 rebounds while shooting 43.5% in the last 10 games for Chicago.
Devin Booker averages 25 points and 3.6 rebounds for the suns. Chris Paul averages 15.5 points and 4.1 rebounds while shooting 45.2% in the last 10 games for Phoenix.
LAST 10 MATCHES: Cops: 7-3, averaging 115.9 points, 45.7 rebounds, 26.4 assists, six steals, and 5.5 blocks per game while 50.6% is shot from the field. Your opponents averaged 110.4 points at 45.3% shooting.
Suns: 8-2, averaging 121 points, 42.5 rebounds, 28.4 assists, 6.7 steals, and 4.3 blocks per game, while 52.6% is shot off the field. Your opponents averaged 109.2 points at 46.7% shooting.
INJURIES: Cops: Chandler Hutchison: out (in person), Lauri Markkanen: out (shoulder), Otto Porter Jr .: Out (back).
Suns: None listed.
The Associated Press created this story using Sportradar technology and data provided by Data Skrive.
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