Game Notes For Game 5 @ Detroit
* Over their last six games in Detroit (regular and postseason), the Bulls have only beaten the Pistons one time (April 4, 2007). * Detroit is 8-0 all-time when it is leading a seven-game series, 3-1. * The last time the Bulls were down 3-1 to the Pistons in a seven-game series (1987-88), they lost the series in Game 5. Chicago is 0-3 all-time in a seven-game series when it is down 3-1. * Richard Hamilton has scored at least 20 points in every playoff game he has played at home this season. In these four games he is averaging 22.0 points. * For the first time in his postseason career, Chris Webber scored zero points in back-to-back postseason games. In the two games Detroit played in Chicago, Webber was 0 for 8 from the field and had just four rebounds. * Luol Deng has scored at least 20 points in every game this postseason except for the two games the Bulls have played in Detroit. In these two games Deng is averaging 17.0 points and is shooting just 39.3% (11/28) from the field. * After scoring over 20 points in every game against the Heat this postseason, Ben Gordon has yet to score 20 points in any game against the Pistons in this series. Gordon is averaging 13.8 points and is shooting 30.2% (13/43) from the field in these four games.