The Chicago Bulls beat the Atlanta Hawks 168-161 within the third-highest scoring game in NBA history.
Chicago’s Zach LaVine and Atlanta’s Trae Younger scored occupation-highs of 47 and 49 respectively within the marathon game, which went to a fourth time past regulation.
Each and each teams furthermore position membership data for factors scored in a game.
“I’ve never been portion of a game that lengthy,” LaVine said. “I airballed one [missed the backboard completely] because I changed into so damn tired.”
Energy forward Lauri Markkanen made three free throws in fourth time past regulation to gain the prefer for the Bulls.
The Finn completed with 31 factors and 17 rebounds for the Bulls, who topped their 156-155 quadruple-time past regulation prefer at Portland in March 1984.
No subject the victory, Chicago remain thirteenth within the Jap Convention with a 18-forty five prefer-loss file, while Atlanta sit down one save above on 21-42.
The most effective scoring game in NBA history changed into the Detroit Pistons’ 186-184 prefer over Denver Nuggets in December 1983.