Chicago Bulls vs. Miami Heat Tickets
About Chicago Bulls vs. Miami Heat
The Chicago Bulls and the Miami Heat have one of the most dynamic rivalries in the NBA. The Bulls-Heat rivalry can be traced back to the 1990’s. At this time, the Bulls were dominating the NBA and were in a league of their own. During that time, the Heat became contenders for the playoffs three times, making inroads to break the might of the Bulls. However, each time they tried, they were defeated by the Bulls who would go on to win the title.
The rivalry subsided for a couple of years and then picked up pace again in the post Michael Jordan era. Both the Bulls and the Heat became fan favorites in the Eastern Conference and had intense games with one another on the court.
For the Bulls, players like Joakim Noah, Derrick Rose, and Luol Deng led the charge against the Heat’s ‘Big 3’, LeBron James, Chris Bosh, and Dwyane Wade. Each time these two teams play each other, the contests showcased the fierce rivalry.
Fouls are common and the games are intense. How will they fare this season?
Memorable Matchups between the Bulls and the Heat
Since the 90’s, the Bulls and the Heat have had a number of memorable games. Here are a few of them.
The Bulls Destroy the Heat’s Winning Streak
March 27, 2013 – The Chicago Bulls destroyed Miami Heat’s twenty seven game winning streak. It was the second longest winning streak in the history of North American sports. In a tense game filled with animosity and numerous fouls, the Bulls managed to secure a 101-97 victory at the United Center.
The Bulls Upset the Defending Champions
May 6, 2013 – In the first game of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at the American Airline Arena, an undermanned Chicago Bulls teams would shock everyone when they beat the defending champion’s 93-86. Coming into the game, the Bulls were at a severe disadvantage, missing key players like Derrick Rose, Luol Deng, and Kirk Hinrich. Nate Robinson would secure the win for his team by scoring the final seven points in the game to give the Bulls the victory and a stunning upset over the defending champions.
A History of their Meetings
The Chicago Bulls and the Miami Heat have played against each other a total of 106 times in the regular season. Here are the statistics for the Bulls for all of those games:
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The Bulls and the Heat have met each other a total of 31 times in the NBA playoffs. In those encounters, the Bulls have won 18 times while the Heat have won 13 times.
Both the Bulls and the Heat have had incredible talent in their teams over the years.
The Chicago Bulls have had players such as Michael Jordan, the greatest player in NBA history. Derrick Rose, the youngest player to be named MVP, and Scottie Pippen, one of the best all-round players in franchise history who together with Jordan was responsible for the Bulls’ dominance in the 90’s.
The Miami Heat have had players such as Dwyane Wade, who since joining the team in 2003 has helped them become top contenders in the league. Shaquille O'Neal, who helped the franchise get their first title. And LeBron James who played an integral role in making the Miami Heat a force to be reckoned with in the NBA.
The Bulls Get Ready to Clash with the Heat
The Chicago Bulls and the Miami Heat are all geared up to lock horns in the 2017 NBA season. If you’re a fan of either of these two teams and want to see them play, be sure to get yourself a pair of Chicago Bulls vs. Miami Heat tickets today. You can find out when they are supposed to play each other by having a look at the Chicago Bulls schedule and the Miami Heat schedule. To get the best seats in the house take a look at the United Center seating charts and the American Airlines Arena seating charts. Once you’ve done that, you can buy cheap Chicago Bulls vs. Miami Heat tickets from here today.