If the Hawks, Magic, Suns, Nets, Knicks, Grizzlies, Kings or Mavericks need some pointers on how to take their tanking next level, all they need to do is watch this short clip of the Bulls inexplicably losing a rebound during tonight’s game against the Clippers.
As you can see below, DeAndre Jordan does his usual thing of bricking a free throw, but all the Clippers get back on defense leaving five Bulls to grab the board. At least that’s what should have happened… instead the Bulls somehow did this to lose possession:
The Bulls’ performance tonight was a quintessential tank game. They competed hard for four quarters and made the Clippers work a little bit before ensuring the L. They are now 23-44 and still own the eighth-worst record in the league. They’ll definitely need to work more tank magic to catch the Mavericks.