The red hot Atlanta Hawks travel to face the Chicago Bulls tonight after the Hawks have won their last 8 of their 9 games. Luckily for the Hawks unlike them the Bulls have been struggling losing two games to the New York Knicks and now coming off a loss from the Orlando Magic. Now making the Bulls have a three game losing streak. The Hawks have just done the opposite winning their last three games giving a chance to sweep the Bulls for the whole regular season going a perfect 3-0 vs Chicago. Having a chance to go 4-0 against the Bulls on the year and also clinching a spot in the NBA playoffs.
The Hawks coming off a good road win vs the Pistons by a score of 112-95. Thanks to the help of forward Paul Millsap’s 23 points and 9 rebounds off the glass and Hawks Guard Jeff Teague’s Double-Double getting 12 points and 12 assists and getting left behind on the team bus after a big road win in Detroit.
The Bulls are desperate to get a win tonight to stop this three game losing streak and also to get into the playoffs. For the Hawks the last time they played the Bulls it was with out starters Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler. Luckily for Chicago they will be able to play this time around. According to reports after the Orlando Magic loss the Bulls had a meeting to help try to fix the problems that have been going on.
This game is big for both teams, for the Hawks to keep the streak alive and too also having a chance to clinch a playoff spot tonight. For the Bulls it’s crucial for them they start getting something going to help get a win streak going and to get a spot in the playoffs. The two squads need to finish the regular season strong so expect a dog fight tonight in Chicago. The game will be at the United Center in Chicago at 8pm ET.