|Oct. 21 7:26 PM PT8:26 PM MT9:26 PM CT10:26 PM ET2:26 GMT10:26 7:26 PM MST9:26 PM EST6:26 UAE (+1)04:2622:26 ET9:26 PM CTNaN:� - Lauri Markkanen scored 13 points Saturday, going 5 of 14 from the field, as the Chicago Bulls lost to the San Antonio Spurs 87-77. Markkanen pulled down 12 rebounds and did not have an assist, tallying a plus-minus of -5 in his 37:02 on the floor. He tacked on one steal. Markkanen went 3 of 8 from behind the arc.
Analysis: The seventh overall pick has totaled 30 points and 20 boards in the first two games.
|Oct. 19 7:25 PM PT8:25 PM MT9:25 PM CT10:25 PM ET2:25 GMT10:25 7:25 PM MST9:25 PM EST6:25 UAE (+1)04:2522:25 ET9:25 PM CTNaN:� - Lauri Markkanen scored 17 points Thursday on 5-of-12 shooting as the Chicago Bulls fell to the Toronto Raptors 117-101. Markkanen pulled down eight rebounds and did not have an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of -2 in his 33:27 of playing time. He added one block. Markkanen went 2 of 6 from 3-point range.
Analysis: After a rough first half, Markkanen showed some flashes of why the Bulls are so high on him. With Bobby Portis suspended and Nikola Mirotic injured, Markkanen will get a chance to show what he can do.
|July 5 1:28 PM PT2:28 PM MT3:28 PM CT4:28 PM ET20:28 GMT4:28 1:28 PM MST3:28 PM EST0:28 UAE (+1)22:2816:28 ET3:28 PM CTNaN:� - The Bulls have signed No. 7 overall draft pick Lauri Markkanen. The team did not disclose the terms of the deal Wednesday.
Analysis: The Bulls acquired the rights to the 7-foot Finn from Minnesota along with Zach LaVine and Kris Dunn for All-Star Jimmy Butler and No. 16 pick Justin Patton on draft night. Markkanen averaged 15.6 points and 7.2 rebounds and shot 49.2 percent from the field and 42.3 from 3-point range in his lone season at Arizona.
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