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Bulls host the Warriors in cross-conference game

December 27, 2020 GMT

Golden State Warriors (0-2, 15th in the Western Conference) vs. Chicago Bulls (0-2, 14th in the Eastern Conference)

Chicago; Sunday, 8 p.m. EST

LINE: Warriors -3; over/under is 228

BOTTOM LINE: Lauri Markkanen and the Chicago Bulls host Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors in non-conference action.

Chicago finished 22-43 overall during the 2019-20 season while going 14-20 at home. The Bulls averaged 10.0 steals, 4.1 blocks and 15.5 turnovers per game last season.

Golden State went 15-50 overall with a 7-24 record on the road in the 2019-20 season. The Warriors averaged 106.3 points per game last season, 43.8 in the paint, 17.1 off of turnovers and 13.8 on fast breaks.

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The matchup Sunday is the first meeting of the season for the two teams.

INJURIES: Bulls: Thaddeus Young: out (leg).

Warriors: Draymond Green: day to day (right foot), Marquese Chriss: out (leg), Alen Smailagic: out (knee), Klay Thompson: out for season (right achilles).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.