* The Bulls
throttled the Mavericks, 101-78, on Wednesday and have now won two of three
since a season-long 3-game losing streak (November 17-21). Chicago is 3-0 when
scoring 100+ points in 2012-13.
* Chicago's leading scorer, Luol Deng scored 20 points in Wednesday's victory - his 13th straight game tallying double-digits. Deng averaged just 7.0 points in two games vs. the 76ers last season and is now averaging 14.7 points in 21 career games vs. Philadelphia overall.
* The Bulls took two of three from the Sixers last season and are 7-4 in their last 11 games vs. Philadelphia overall.
* Jrue Holliday netted 30 points vs. the Bulls at United Center on March 17 last season - his highest point output in any road game since joining the NBA in 2009-10.