Warriors' turnaround vs. Bulls makes history after loss to Bucks originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea
The Warriors bounced back in historic fashion Friday night in Chicago.
Coming off a blowout loss in Milwaukee on Thursday night, the Warriors rolled into United Center and took out their frustration on the Bulls.
Behind massive first-half performances from Andrew Wiggins, Jordan Poole, Steph Curry and rookie Jonathan Kuminga, the Warriors led the Bulls by 78-47 at halftime.
That comes 24 hours after they trailed by 39 at halftime to the Bucks.
Per Elias Sports Bureau, the Warriors are the second team ever to lead a game by at least 30 points at halftime after trailing their previous game by at least 30 at halftime.
Per @EliasSports, the Warriors are the second team ever to lead by at least 30 points at halftime following a game in which they trailed by at least 30 points at the half, joining the Denver Nuggets on Jan. 10-11, 1990.
— Warriors PR (@WarriorsPR) January 15, 2022
Wiggins led all scores with 20 points in the first half, while Poole scored 15, Kuminga scored 12 and Curry added 11.
The Warriors absolutely needed a feel-good game after losing the first two games of their four-game road trip in Memphis and Milwaukee.