Vucevic, Drummond shine as Bulls win over Spurs

Nikola Vucevic had 22 points and 12 rebounds, Andre Drummond set season-highs with 21 points and 15 rebounds, and the Chicago Bulls handed the San Antonio Spurs their ninth straight loss, beating them 128-104 on Monday night. the night.

Zach LaVine scored 20 points and DeMar DeRozan finished with 19, helping the Bulls match their season high with their third straight win. They also exacted revenge from a loss in San Antonio last October.

The game was tied at 85 at the end of the third quarter, when Chicago mounted a 23-3 run that buried the team with the second-worst record in the Western Conference. With two more losses, the Spurs will match their longest streak of the season.

DeRozan started the winning streak with a three-point play and a step-back jumper in the final minute of the third quarter, giving the Bulls a five-point lead.

Drummond fulfilled a larger role. The two-time All-Star himself played 21 minutes and posted his second double-double in three games, after playing a limited role. He had 10 points in a key moment for Chicago, regaling fans with snaps on successive snaps.