Bulls vs. Warriors: How to watch live stream, TV channel, NBA start time
Through 1 Quarter
The Golden State Warriors are on the road but looking no worse for wear. They are way out in front after one quarter with a 39-28 lead over the Chicago Bulls.
Nobody has stood out from the pack for the Warriors offensively yet. Iguodala hadn’t helped his team much against the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday, so this is a nice turnaround for him.
Golden State and Chicago both experienced trouble in their last games, but one is bound to make up for it today. Golden State will have to keep the pressure on with three quarters left to play.
Golden State @ Chicago
Current Records: Golden State 30-11; Chicago 27-12
What to Know
The Chicago Bulls are 1-12 against the Golden State Warriors since November of 2015, but they’ll have a chance to close the gap a little bit Friday. Chicago will stay at home another game and welcome Golden State at 7:30 p.m. ET Jan. 14 at United Center. The Bulls are the slight favorite, but fans of both teams should be in for an exciting contest likely to go down to the wire.
Chicago’s and the Brooklyn Nets’ matchup on Wednesday was up for grabs at halftime, but Chicago was thoroughly outmatched 76-52 in the second half. Things couldn’t have gone much worse for Chicago as they lost 138-112. Shooting guard Zach LaVine put forth a good effort for the losing side as he had 22 points and six assists.
Meanwhile, the Warriors received a tough blow on Thursday as they fell 118-99 to the Milwaukee Bucks. Golden State was down 97-72 at the end of the third quarter, which was just too much to recover from. Small forward Andrew Wiggins (16 points) and power forward Jonathan Kuminga (15 points) were the top scorers for Golden State.
The losses put Chicago at 27-12 and Golden State at 30-11. A pair of stats to keep in the back of your head while watching: Chicago comes into the game boasting the second highest field goal percentage in the league at 47.50%. But the Warriors have been holding their opponents to a field goal percentage of 42.80%, which places them first in the league. These opposing strengths should make for an exciting matchup.
How To WatchWhen: Friday at 7:30 p.m. ETWhere: United Center — Chicago, IllinoisTV: ESPNOnline streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)Follow: CBS Sports AppTicket Cost: $155.00Odds
The Bulls are a slight 2.5-point favorite against the Warriors, according to the latest NBA odds.
The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Bulls as a 3.5-point favorite.
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Golden State have won 12 out of their last 13 games against Chicago.
Nov 12, 2021 – Golden State 119 vs. Chicago 93Mar 29, 2021 – Golden State 116 vs. Chicago 102Dec 27, 2020 – Golden State 129 vs. Chicago 128Dec 06, 2019 – Golden State 100 vs. Chicago 98Nov 27, 2019 – Golden State 104 vs. Chicago 90Jan 11, 2019 – Golden State 146 vs. Chicago 109Oct 29, 2018 – Golden State 149 vs. Chicago 124Jan 17, 2018 – Golden State 119 vs. Chicago 112Nov 24, 2017 – Golden State 143 vs. Chicago 94Mar 02, 2017 – Chicago 94 vs. Golden State 87Feb 08, 2017 – Golden State 123 vs. Chicago 92Jan 20, 2016 – Golden State 125 vs. Chicago 94Nov 20, 2015 – Golden State 106 vs. Chicago 94Injury Report for ChicagoTyler Cook: Out (Ankle)Javonte Green: Out (Groin)Alex Caruso: Out (Foot)Derrick Jones Jr.: Out (Knee)Patrick Williams: Out (Wrist)Injury Report for Golden StateKlay Thompson: Out (Rest)Gary Payton II: Out (Back)Draymond Green: Out (Calf)James Wiseman: Out (Knee)