NBA 2021 Live: Bulls vs Nuggets Preview, Team News, Predicted Line-Ups and CHI vs DEN Dream11 Prediction. The two teams will lock horns at the United Center in Chicago.
Where to watch the Bulls vs Nuggets game?
All NBA games are available on the official NBA app. The Bulls vs Nuggets game will be locally telecast on NBC Sports Chicago and Altitude Sports.
Team News and Injuries
Javonte Green and Coby White will remain out for the Bulls owing to the Health and Safety Protocols. Patrick Williams will indefinitely be out of this game due to injury. Another addition to the injury list for the Bulls is Alex Caruso. The former NBA champion is listed as doubtful for this game due to a right hamstring strain.
Meanwhile, the Nuggets have reported Bol Bol, Bones Hyland and Austin Rivers out of this game due to the Health and Safety Protocols. PJ Dozier, Michael Porter Jr. and Jamal Murray will also remain out of this game, as the three of them recover from long term injuries.
Bulls vs Nuggets Preview
The Chicago Bulls come into the game after their thrilling win over the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday. Lonzo Ball hit the game-winning three to carry the team to their sixteenth win of the season. They will be hoping to step up and put up another good performance against the Nuggets at home. With DeRozan, LaVine and Vucevic firing they certainly look strong and have all the chances to solidify their position in the East with this win.
Meanwhile their opponents, the Denver Nuggets come into this game after a thunderous win over the New York Knicks on Saturday. Nikola Jokic scored 32 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, to lead the team from the front. He will be hoping to put up another good performance and lead the Nuggets back to the winning ways.
Bulls vs Nuggets Head to Head record
The Chicago Bulls and the Denver Nuggets have met 96 times in the regular season. Denver has the superior record in this game as they have won 55 wins as compared to the 41 won by Chicago. In the previous encounter between the two teams earlier this season, the Bulls defeated the Nuggets 114-108, courtesy of a 36 point performance from Zach LaVine.
Bulls vs Nuggets Predicted Lineup
Point Guard – Lonzo Ball, Shooting Guard – Zach LaVine, Small Forward – Alex Caruso, Power Forward – DeMar DeRozan, Center – Nikola Vucevic
Point Guard – Monte Morris, Shooting Guard – Will Barton, Small Forward – Aaron Gordon, Power Forward – Jeff Green, Center – Nikola Jokic
Point Guard – Lonzo Ball
Shooting Guard – Zach LaVine, Will Barton
Small Forward – Aaron Gordon
Power Forward – DeMar DeRozan
Center – Nikola Vucevic, Nikola Jokic
Disclaimer: The aforementioned Dream11 team and prediction are based on our own research and analysis. We do not guarantee any success on the selection of these players in your team.