Lauri Legend got it going in a big way against the Magic last night as the Bulls won 90-80. Markkanen nailed threes and jumpers, ending up with a season high 32. Not a career high – as he corrected Kelly Crull on right after dropping this sweet Michael Scott quote:
He obliterated Nikola Vucevic with a deadly one-handed dunk that you’ve seen by now. He also hit a key jumper to help put the game away during a last minute dry spell. That’s why Stacey King calls him a big time player. Kris Dunn played well again and the defense was steadfast. Only giving up 80 points in an NBA game these days is no easy task.
And as if Lauri didn’t make enough headlines Friday night, he topped it all off with a dope NASA long sleeve in the locker room: