The Bulls are now 15-10, one game ahead of both the Milwaukee Bucks and Indiana Pacers in the Central. Chicago is fourth in the East and 3½ games out of the top spot, which is currently held by the Miami Heat with a record of 17-6.
The Bucks kept pace with the Bulls on Friday night by beating the Boston Celtics 99-94 in overtime at the TD Garden. Milwaukee is 14-11 on the year and currently tied for fifth in the East with Indiana. The Pacers are 15-12, winners of two in a row.