Onuralp Bitim started for the first time for Chicago, Deni Avdija had 24-point losing effort

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Cesare Milanti

13/Apr/24 14:30


The Turkish small forward contributed to the Bulls’ victory against the Washington Wizards

By Eurohoops team / info@eurohoops.net

For the first time since moving to the United States, Onuralp Bitim played in the starting five for the Chicago Bulls, contributing to his team’s 129-127 victory against the Washington Wizards with 6 points despite shooting 2/10 from the field.

For the Washington Wizards, Deni Avdija had a losing effort of 24 points, 12 rebounds, and 8 assists, shooting 9/15 from the field; the Israeli player was followed by Tristan Vukcevic, who had 19 points in the defeat.

The Turkish small forward, who’s been playing between the NBA and the G-League, logged in for his 23rd appearance with the Chicago Bulls. In the 2022-23 EuroCup season with Bursaspor, his last European experience before moving overseas, he put up 18.1 points per game.

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