Bulls F Luol Deng out with tight calf
Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng is not going to play against the
Detroit Pistons on Saturday night because of tightness in his left
Coach Tom Thibodeau said Deng has been dealing with the injury
since the teams met in Detroit on Nov. 27, a 99-79 win. Chicago has
lost six of eight.
Chicago’s leading scorer, Deng is averaging 19.4 points per game
and 26.2 over his last six.
The Bulls have won 14 straight regular-season home games against
Detroit, and 19 of its last 20 overall.
They are 6-1 overall at home this season.