One day after rejecting a proposed trade to the Pelicans, Nikola Mirotic participated in morning shootaround and Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg indicated Mirotic would come off the bench in Wednesday's night game in Portland.
CHICAGO (AP) -- Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic is attending a game for the first time since a preseason altercation with teammate Bobby Portis left him with several broken bones in his face as well as a concussion.
Bulls point guard Rajon Rondo says he was told by a member of the Chicago coaching staff that coach Fred Hoiberg was "saving me from myself" by benching the four-time All-Star for the past five games
Nikola Mirotic came off the bench to score 24 points in 28 minutes and the Chicago Bulls won for the eighth time in 10 games, beating the Milwaukee Bucks 115-106
Portland guard C.J. McCollum was in one of those scoring zones on Wednesday night, dropping 50 points on the Chicago Bulls in a 124-108 Trail Blazers win. Scoring 50 in a game is quite the accomplishment, but it is also a fairly reg...