The Chicago Bulls won their third-straight game on Monday night, outlasting the Atlanta Hawks, 111-100.
The game was tied at 78 heading into the fourth quarter before the Bulls outscored the Hawks by 11 points in the final 12 minutes to clinch the victory, led by DeMar DeRozan and Patrick Williams, who both scored nine points in the fourth.
DeRozan led the way for the Bulls with 26 points, six assists, and three steals on 11-of-21 shooting from the field.
Williams finished with a double-double, scoring 18 points and grabbing 10 rebounds while Zach LaVine finished with 20 points.
Check out the player grades below from Monday night’s victory over Atlanta.
DeRozan has come back from his quadricep strain hitting the ground running with no signs of hinderance. DeRozan’s 26 points, including nine in the fourth quarter, led the way for the Bulls on Monday.
Zach LaVine finished with 20 points, six rebounds, two assists, and two steals on 7-of-17 shooting from the floor. LaVine scored eight points in the fourth to help DeRozan and company outlast Trae Young and the Hawks.
Nikola Vucevic just missed a triple-double in Monday’s win, finishing with 14 points, 17 rebounds, and seven assists. Vooch dominated the glass against Atlanta’s Clint Capela, including 12 first-half rebounds.
Patrick Williams had one of his best games of the season on Monday, finishing with 18 points, 10 rebounds, two assists, and one steal on 6-of-11 from the floor, including scoring nine points in the fourth to lead the Bulls to victory.
Monday was an ideal Alex Caruso game for the Bulls in the win vs. Atlanta. Caruso was aggressive on offense, scoring 12 points on 5-of-9 shooting along with four rebounds, two assists, three steals, and one block.