The Chicago Bulls took on the Charlotte Hornets without star Gordon Haywood on the road.
DeMar DeRozan went on a scoring tear with 36 points. Lavine added 27 points and Vucevic was dominant with 18 points and a team high of 15 rebounds. The Big 3 combined for 81 points, 27 rebounds and 17 assists.
The Hornets shot 30.2 percent for 3 point range and just shot 41.6 from the field.
“The rotations, the communication, the stuff we talked about before the game was much better,” Donovan said of the Bulls’ defense, which he’s been more critical of than anyone. “I thought our guys worked hard.”
Here are the highlights of the game:
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