* The Bulls won the first meeting between these teams this season, 92-85 on Oct. 29 in
* The Spurs have lost four of their last five games overall, shooting a combined 40.7 percent in those contests. They were shooting 48.8 percent for the season entering this stretch.
* The Bulls have won back-to-back road games for the first time all season, defeating the Suns and Rockets (both teams with winning records) on Friday and Saturday.
* Derrick Rose is averaging 26.2 points, 5.2 assists, and 5.0 rebounds over his last five games.
* DeJuan Blair (6.5) and Taj Gibson (6.3) rank 1-2 in the NBA in rebounds per game among rookies (minimum 30 games).
* Tim Duncan has averaged 21.8 points and 12.6 rebounds over his last 10 games against