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Bulls suspend Portis 8 games for fight

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CHICAGO (AP) The Chicago Bulls have suspended forward Bobby Portis for the first eight games for injuring teammate Nikola Mirotic during a fight at practice.

Mirotic suffered multiple broken bones in his face as well as a concussion on Tuesday. He will likely need surgery and is out indefinitely.

The team announced the suspension on Wednesday. Chicago opens the season at Toronto on Thursday.


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Rank Name RPG
1 L. James, Cle16.0
2t K. Love, Cle11.0
2t D. Green, GS11.0
4 J. Tatum, Bos10.0
5 M. Smart, Bos9.0
6t R. Anderson, Hou8.0
6t C. Paul, Hou8.0
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2t M. Smart, Bos2.00
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2t E. Gordon, Hou2.00
2t K. Thompson, GS2.00
7t A. Baynes, Bos1.00
7t A. Horford, Bos1.00
7t R. Anderson, Hou1.00
7t C. Capela, Hou1.00
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