NBA: Golden State Warriors humiliated Chicago Bulls: they won by a difference of 42 points as a visitor
What was expected to be a spectacular meeting ended up being a beatdown by the Golden State Warriors, who on Friday achieved their victory by the largest margin of the season: 138-96 against a Chicago Bulls that accumulate three losses in four games. The game was played in Chicago, which gave it an extra component: the local fans watched live a 42-point loss…
Beyond the Klay Thompson and Draymond Green kill kills, The Warriors got off to a great start to take an early lead and catch their breath after being blown out the night before by the defending NBA champion Milwaukee Bucks.
The Bulls, who in the first few minutes were left without their star, Zach LaVine, due to a left knee injury, they were booed when leaving the court at the end of the first half with the score at 78-47, in what ended up being his worst loss of the season.
Essential to the victory of the Golden State team were the 19-year-old Congolese Jonathan Kuminga, who got 25 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists, a steal and 3 blocks; Y Andrew Wiggins, with 21 points, 4 rebounds and 6 assists. For his part, Jordan Poole contributed 22 points and Stephen Curry, 19.
The stellar Curry, Two-time NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP) and three-time league champion, who broke the 3-point record last month by shooting 2,974 at the time, got off to a slow start Friday but finally chipped in.
Nikola Vucevic had 19 points and 14 rebounds for Chicago, Coby White added 20 points and DeMar DeRozan finished with 17.
This was the third loss in four games for the Bulls after winning nine in a row to match his best streak since the end of the 2010-11 regular season.