Bulls 40, Timberwolves 43: Play-by-play, highlights and reactions

The Chicago Bulls (11-17) play towards the Minnesota Timberwolves (15-15) at Goal Heart

Recreation Time: 7:00 PM EST on Sunday December 18, 2022

Chicago Bulls 40, Minnesota Timberwolves 43 (Q2 09:28)

What’s the excitement on Twitter?

Minnesota Timberwolves @Timberwolves
that’s Naz Reid for ya. pic.twitter.com/khy54Pl9LH7:38 PM

Minnesota Timberwolves PR @Twolves_PR
On the finish of the primary quarter, the @Minnesota Timberwolves path 34-32.
Reid leads the best way with 10 factors, his 2nd profession 10+ level first quarter (12/3/21 at Brooklyn). – 7:38 PM
Chicago Bulls @chicagobulls
Main after one!
Zach: 8pts/2ast
Vooch: 6pts/3rbs/2stl pic.twitter.com/XqDxGRe20H7:37 PM

Chuck Swirsky @ctsbulls
Bulls 34-32 after 1. 8 totally different Bulls have scored Vucevic 6-3-1 LaVine: 8pts Bulls 55%-45% 7-8 fts – 7:37 PM
Julia Poe @byjuliapoe
If there’s any silver lining to Javonte’s absence, it’s the best way Patrick Williams has continued to develop into himself across the rim within the final two weeks pic.twitter.com/qnJo9x7a5X7:35 PM
Dane Moore @DaneMooreNBA
Naz Reid begins in Rudy Gobert’s place once more tonight and has the Wolves first 10 factors.
In a little bit of a shock, Luka Garza, not Nate Knight, getting the backup 5 minutes right here within the 1st quarter.
Garza is matched up with Derrick Jones Jr. on the 5. Looks as if a Knight matchup? – 7:31 PM
KC Johnson @KCJHoop
Nice go from Goran Dragic on his first possession. – 7:30 PM
Julia Poe @byjuliapoe
Sooner or later the Bulls are going to have to determine why their protection permits each opposing workforce to appear like the splash bros of their prime – 7:30 PM
KC Johnson @KCJHoop
Timberwolves are selecting up the place Knicks left off. Neither is achieved 3-point taking pictures workforce. However Knicks loved success vs. Bulls and now Minny is 5-8 in early going, virtually midway to their common of 10.8 makes per sport (twenty fourth). Bulls are twenty seventh with 10.4 makes per sport. – 7:27 PM
Chicago Bulls @chicagobulls
Ball motion discovering Deebo for 3!
@NBCSChicago | #BullsNation pic.twitter.com/0tVSVD8l977:19 PM

Minnesota Timberwolves @Timberwolves
Naz is pickin’ up the place he left off. pic.twitter.com/pfiBfV26WN7:17 PM

Minnesota Timberwolves @Timberwolves
Naz Reid has 10 factors in 4 minutes.
TEN. POINTS. – 7:15 PM
KC Johnson @KCJHoop
Whereas discussing the standing of Lonzo Ball, Billy Donovan delved into the human aspect of Ball lacking a lot time.
“He likes to play.”
For ⁦@NBCSChicago⁩: nbcsports.com/chicago/bulls/…6:52 PM
Chuck Swirsky @ctsbulls
Javonte Inexperienced-out vs T-Wolves. 5:45 pre @670TheScore @Chicago Bulls radio community @Audacy app – 6:38 PM
Chicago Bulls @chicagobulls
Zach bringing out the recent PEs
@Zach LaVine | #BullsKicks pic.twitter.com/O0zPjdeYhz6:35 PM

Minnesota Timberwolves @Timberwolves
Tonight’s @MayoClinic Standing Report:
D’Angelo Russell is AVAILABLE.
Rudy Gobert (Left Ankle Sprain), Jordan McLaughlin (Left Calf Pressure), Taurean Prince (Proper Shoulder Subluxation), and Karl-Anthony Cities (Proper Calf Pressure) are OUT vs. Chicago. pic.twitter.com/A4vtQXGNAd6:32 PM

Dane Moore @DaneMooreNBA
D’Angelo Russell is formally IN tonight towards Chicago – 6:30 PM
Chicago Bulls @chicagobulls
Sunday night time starters in Minnesota.
@FirstAlert | #BullsNation pic.twitter.com/THSjTIu8Jv6:30 PM
Mark Followill @MFollowill
Harm reported submitted by the Mavs as we speak for tomorrow night time’s sport at Minnesota:
Questionable – Luka (R quad pressure), Hardaway and Bertans (non-Covid sickness), Powell (L thigh contusion). Out – Inexperienced and Kleber…in addition to Hardy/Dorsey/Wright IV on G-League project. – 6:10 PM
KC Johnson @KCJHoop
Billy Donovan mentioned Ayo Dosunmu has been cleared to go previous the 20-minute he had final sport. However Javonte Inexperienced has landed on the harm report with that proper knee soreness. He’s questionable. – 6:02 PM
Callie Caplan @CallieCaplan
Luka Doncic, Tim Hardaway Jr. amongst 6 Mavericks on harm report for Monday vs. Timberwolves dallasnews.com/sports activities/maveric…6:00 PM
Josh Martin @Bulls_Wire
In honor of the NBA’s seventy fifth anniversary, we current the most effective rosters in Bulls historical past. bullswire.usatoday.com/lists/chicago-…6:00 PM
Steve Popper @StevePopper
Knicks up 29-28 after one – gave up 2 offensive rebounds which is as many as they did your entire sport in Chicago Friday. – 5:40 PM
Callie Caplan @CallieCaplan
Mavs’ loooong harm report tomorrow in Minnesota:
Questionable: Luka Doncic (proper quad pressure), Tim Hardaway Jr. (non-COVID sickness), Dwight Powell (left thigh contusion), Davis Bertans (non-COVID sickness)
Out: Josh Inexperienced (proper elbow sprain), Maxi Kleber (rt hamstring tear) – 5:37 PM
KC Johnson @KCJHoop
Billy Donovan spoke to Lonzo Ball yesterday and mentioned “he’s progressing in the direction of (working).” No timetable on when he’ll be cleared to attempt working. After which “vital ramp-up” interval for conditioning, which clearly must function him staying pain-free. – 5:34 PM
Joe Cowley @JCowleyHoops
Newest on Lonzo Ball – per Billy Donovan – appears like he’s progressing. Nonetheless experiencing ache within the left knee. – 5:33 PM
Joe Cowley @JCowleyHoops
Members of the Bulls entrance workplace unavailable, regardless of a request. – 5:25 PM
Christopher Hine @ChristopherHine
Rudy Gobert is OUT tonight, Chris Finch mentioned. D’Angelo Russell is a game-time choice tonight.
Requested Finch about an up to date timeline for Jordan McLaughlin and Taurean Prince and he mentioned, “I don’t have something revealing.” – 5:23 PM
Joe Cowley @JCowleyHoops
TWolves banged up … no Gobert headlines it. Formally placed on bum workforce alert! Dropping streak ends tonight. Print it! – 5:19 PM
Chuck Swirsky @ctsbulls
Russell sport time vs Bulls – 5:18 PM
KC Johnson @KCJHoop
Rudy Gobert is out and D’Angelo Russell is gametime choice for Timberwolves, per Chris Finch. – 5:18 PM
Chuck Swirsky @ctsbulls
Gobert -out vs Bulls – 5:18 PM
Marc Stein @TheSteinLine
The Mavericks say Luka Dončić (proper quadricep pressure) stays questionable for Monday’s sport at Minnesota. – 5:07 PM
Dallas Mavericks PR @MavsPR
Dāvis Bertāns (non-Covid sickness), Luka Dončić (proper quadricep pressure), Tim Hardaway Jr. (non-Covid sickness) and Dwight Powell (left thigh contusion) are all questionable for tomorrow night time’s sport in Minnesota. – 5:06 PM
Christopher Hine @ChristopherHine
Timberwolves are debuting the brand new court docket tonight. pic.twitter.com/LznqaK1GAz4:57 PM

Orlando Magic @OrlandoMagic
paolo banchero via three quarters:
26 PTS
8-17 FG
5-6 3P
27 MIN pic.twitter.com/Vw3CAdT42s4:48 PM

Minnesota Timberwolves PR @Twolves_PR
Tonight’s Media Meal vs. Chicago:
Salad Bar
Cajun Pasta
Blackened Hen
Blistered Shishito Peppers
Shrimp and Sausage Jambalaya
Soiled Rice Cajun Soup
Postgame Pizza – 4:27 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves @Timberwolves
it’s good to be again.
see you tonight.
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Nikola Vucevic @NikolaVucevic
Je pense que tu kiffes plus trop ce son ah? 😂 @Remi Reverchon pic.twitter.com/3rE8jLTQ4H1:41 PM

Chicago Bulls @chicagobulls
The best World Cup Last ever performed!
Congrats Argentina. Congrats Messi. 🇦🇷❤ pic.twitter.com/sVVE3y7Emf1:09 PM

Rudy Gobert @rudygobert27
Fier de vous @equipedefrance 💪🏽🇫🇷❤.
Vous avez rien laché. – 1:07 PM