* Chicago has won seven straight and 12 of their last 14 regular-season games against the Pistons.
* The Bulls were tied after three quarters in their season opener against Oklahoma City, only to be outscored 24-13 in the final quarter.
* Joakim Noah had 18 points and 19 boards in the season opener. It was his second career game with 18+ points and 18+ rebounds. The Bulls are just 5-6 all-time when Noah grabs 18 or more boards in a game.
* Derrick Rose is 6-1 and has averaged 20.1 ppg on 57.4 percent shooting against Detroit in his career.