|Dec. 13 7:40 PM PT8:40 PM MT9:40 PM CT10:40 PM ET3:40 GMT11:40 8:40 PM MST10:40 PM EST7:40 UAE (+1)04:4022:40 ET9:40 PM CTNaN:� - Mirotic scored 29 points Wednesday on 11-of-18 shooting as the Chicago Bulls defeated the Utah Jazz 103-100. Mirotic grabbed nine rebounds and did not have an assist, tallying a plus-minus of +3 in his 35:16 on the floor. He tacked on two steals. Mirotic went 3 of 5 from behind the arc.
Analysis: Mirotic returned last week after missing the start of the season with facial fractures. The 6-foot-10 forward got hurt in a practice fight with teammate Bobby Portis, throwing the future of both players in question, but the Bulls are 4-0 since Mirotic returned to the court.
|Dec. 11 7:09 PM PT8:09 PM MT9:09 PM CT10:09 PM ET3:09 GMT11:09 8:09 PM MST10:09 PM EST7:09 UAE (+1)04:0922:09 ET9:09 PM CTNaN:� - Mirotic scored 24 points Monday, going 9 of 14 from the field, as the Chicago Bulls topped the Boston Celtics 108-85. Mirotic grabbed eight rebounds and did not have an assist, tallying a plus-minus of +13 in his 31:35 on the floor. He added one block. Mirotic went 3 of 7 from behind the arc.
Analysis: Mirotic made his first start of the season with leading scorer Lauri Markkanen sidelined because of back spasms.
|Dec. 9 7:33 PM PT8:33 PM MT9:33 PM CT10:33 PM ET3:33 GMT11:33 8:33 PM MST10:33 PM EST7:33 UAE (+1)04:3322:33 ET9:33 PM CTNaN:� - Nikola Mirotic scored 19 points Saturday on 6-of-10 shooting as the Chicago Bulls defeated the New York Knicks 104-102. Mirotic pulled down three rebounds and did not have an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of -8 in his 20:08 on the floor. Mirotic went 5 of 8 from 3-point range.
Analysis: Mirotic looked very good in just his second game of the season. He played over 20 minutes in this one after he played just shy of 15 in his season debut Friday at Charlotte. Mirotic has hit six 3-pointers in his first two games, a good sign that his recent facial injury isn't a problem.
|Dec. 8 7:19 PM PT8:19 PM MT9:19 PM CT10:19 PM ET3:19 GMT11:19 8:19 PM MST10:19 PM EST7:19 UAE (+1)04:1922:19 ET9:19 PM CTNaN:� - Nikola Mirotic scored six points Friday on 2-of-7 shooting as the Chicago Bulls topped the Charlotte Hornets 119-111 in overtime. Mirotic grabbed three rebounds and did not have an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of +9 in his 14:54 on the floor. He added one block. Mirotic went 1 of 3 from behind the arc.
Analysis: Mirotic made his season debut after missing the first two months of the season following facial injuries sustained in a fight with teammate Bobby Portis. Mirotic's minutes will surely increase as the season progresses but his long-term future with the Bulls remains in question.
|Oct. 17 2:41 PM PT3:41 PM MT4:41 PM CT5:41 PM ET21:41 GMT5:41 2:41 PM MST4:41 PM EST1:41 UAE (+1)23:4117:41 ET4:41 PM CTNaN:� - Mirotic will make his season debut Friday versus Charlotte.
Analysis: Mirotic has been sidelined ever since sustaining facial injuries from an altercation with Bobby Portis at practice on Oct. 17. The two players are expected to be on the second unit together, with Mirotic having lost the starting job to emerging rookie Lauri Markkanen.
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