The Atlanta Hawks dropped their first game after the NBA All-Star break to the Chicago Bulls by a final score of 112-108 on Thursday night at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois.
Bogdan Bogdanovic had a team-high 27 points off the bench for the Hawks, who lost their second straight game.
DeMar DeRozan had a game-high 37 points for the Bulls, who extended their current winning streak and assumed a 3-0 lead in the four-game season series between the teams.
The Hawks’ record is now 28-31 for the 2021-22 regular season. They will return to their home court at State Farm Arena in Atlanta to host the Toronto Raptors on Saturday night at 7:30 pm.