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Dynamic Doncic Leads Mavericks to Convincing Victory Over Bulls: Recap

Luka Doncic continued his remarkable streak with 27 points, 14 assists, and 12 rebounds in his seventh consecutive triple-double, leading the Dallas Mavericks to a dominant 127-92 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Monday.

Dereck Lively II contributed 22 points, while Daniel Gafford added 20, Kyrie Irving had 14, and Jaden Hardy chipped in 11, all scoring in double figures as the Mavericks secured their third consecutive win following a three-game losing streak.

Despite not reaching certain triple-double milestones, Doncic showcased his exceptional floor skills once again. He came into the game with six straight 30-point triple-doubles and five with at least 35 points, setting NBA records.Shocker in Indian Wells: Djokovic’s Defeat and Nardi’s Triumph

Dallas displayed efficiency across the board, with Lively II and Gafford shooting a combined 20-for-21 from the field, propelling the team to a 54.8 percent shooting performance compared to Chicago’s 39.3 percent.

Former Bull Gafford, who connected on all nine of his field-goal attempts, extended his streak to 28 consecutive made shots, inching closer to Wilt Chamberlain’s league record.

Rookie Onuralp Bitim impressed for the Bulls with a career-best 17 points, while DeMar DeRozan and Nikola Vucevic contributed 13 points each, with Coby White adding 12 points and Andre Drummond grabbing 10 rebounds.Resurgent Chicago Bulls: A Story of Triumph in the NBA

Lively II and Gafford both secured seven rebounds, while Ayo Dosunmu collected eight for the Bulls.

Dallas dominated from the start, establishing a commanding 44-16 lead after the first quarter, marking their second-highest point differential of any quarter this season.

Doncic played a pivotal role early on, tallying 15 points, seven assists, and six rebounds in the first quarter alone. Although he didn’t score in the second quarter, he was close to extending his triple-double streak, falling short by one assist and two rebounds at halftime.Chicago Bulls Edge Utah Jazz in Hard-Fought Victory Marked by Late-Game Fracas

Lively II contributed 16 points in the first half, aiding the Mavericks to a comfortable 62-42 lead at halftime, while Vucevic led the Bulls with 11 points. However, Chicago struggled with shooting, managing only 34.8 percent from the field and 3-for-19 from beyond the arc before halftime.

The victory marked an end to the Mavericks’ four-season streak of either losing or splitting the season series with the Bulls, with Dallas defeating Chicago 114-105 in their previous meeting on Nov. 1.Golden State Warriors’ Dominance Over Bucks and Potential Playoff Showdown with Clippers: A Resurgence and the Blake Griffin Factor

Yachiga Tavershima
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