Final / OT

Regular Season Series (Game 1 of 2)

Series starts 12/17

Game 1: Tuesday, December 17th
Lakers123Final
OT
Bulls129
Game 2: Wednesday, February 5th
Bulls90Final
Lakers106

Lakers 123

(18-8, 7-6 away)

Bulls 129

(21-3, 10-1 home)

    Coverage: WGN

    7:00 PM ET, December 17, 1996

    United Center, Chicago, IL

    1 2 3 4 OT T
    LAL 36 36 29 15 7123
    CHI 22 35 26 33 13129

    Top Performers

    Los Angeles: N. Van Exel 36 Pts, 3 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

    Chicago: S. Pippen 35 Pts, 10 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Blk