Bulls starting Tristan Thompson on Friday, Javonte Green to bench

Chicago Bulls center Tristan Thompson is starting in Friday's game against the Milwaukee Bucks.

What It Means:

Thompson will make his first start with the Bulls after Javonte Green was sent to the bench on Friday night. In a matchup against a Bucks' team allowing a 109.6 defensive rating, our models project Thompson to score 14.3 FanDuel points.

Thompson's projection includes 5.8 points, 5.1 rebounds, and 0.7 assists.