Bulls vs Raptors: 5 Stats to Know from Thursday’s Game

5

Five—number of turnovers in 14 minutes played for Raptors reserve guard Grevis Vazquez. He had seven turnovers all season entering the game.

27

27—number of points scored by Bulls big man Pau Gasol, a new season high. Gasol also had 11 rebounds, three blocks, two assists and a steal. Gasol has played nine games this season, and has posted a double-double in six of them.

16

16—number of points scored by Raptors forward James Johnson. Like Gasol’s 27, the 16 points were a season high for Johnson, a player who often does the dirty work for Toronto. Johnson also registered five rebounds, four blocks, four steals and an assist.

20, 8 and 8

20, 8 and 8—the points, rebounds and assists totals for Toronto guard Kyle Lowry. This was yet another instance where the Raptors playmaker came close to a triple-double. He finished four rebounds short of one in the team’s opening game against Atlanta before posting an actual triple-double in a win over Washington.

2

Three point field goals made by Chicago forward Mike Dunleavy. Dunleavy has made it at least on three in all but two games this season and is shooting 40.4 percent from deep on the season.

 

All stats courtesy of http://www.basketball-reference.com/ unless otherwise noted.

 

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