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Play Time: 10/07/2021 19:00
The Chicago Bulls are looking to sweep their season series with the Charlotte Hornets when they meet on Thursday night at Spectrum Center.
The Charlotte Hornets comfortably overcame the challenge laid by the Oklahoma City Thunder as they emerged victorious after a 113-97 win. The Charlotte Hornets have lost four of their last six preseason games. They are averaging 113 points on 49.4 percent shooting and allowing 97 points on 38.4 percent shooting. The Charlotte Hornets are shooting 27.3 percent from beyond the arc and 66.7 percent from the free throw line. The Charlotte Hornets are allowing 31.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 54 rebounds per game.
The Memphis Grizzlies put up a stunning show to defeat the Milwaukee Bucks 87-77 in their first preseason game. The Memphis Grizzlies have won seven of their last 10 preseason games. They are averaging 87 points on 46.7 percent shooting and allowing 77 points on 41.9 percent shooting. The Memphis Grizzlies are shooting 31 percent from beyond the arc and 80 percent from the free throw line. The Memphis Grizzlies are allowing 28.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42 rebounds per game.
The preseason gives the Hornets the perfect chance to prepare for their battle in the regular season. It’s believed taht they have their excellent players like LaMelo Ball, Terry Rozier and Gordon Hayward to overcome the Grizzlies in the preseason encounter
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