Sources: Bulls' Nikola Mirotic hospitalized after practice altercation with teammate Bobby Portis

Chicago Bulls forwards Nikola Mirotic and Bobby Portis engaged in a physical altercation in practice Tuesday that resulted in Mirotic being hospitalized and sidelined indefinitely, league sources told Yahoo Sports.

Mirotic was taken to the hospital Tuesday after their shoving altercation during practice ended with an alleged cheap shot from Portis to Mirotic’s face, league sources told The Vertical. Mirotic is undergoing tests, but is expected to be out for the foreseeable future, league sources said.

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Chicago Bulls: 20-24.5 wins

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Phoenix Suns: 25-29.5 wins

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Brooklyn Nets: 25-29.5 wins

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Atlanta Hawks: 25-29.5 wins

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Los Angeles Lakers: 30-34.5 wins

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Indiana Pacers: 30-34.5 wins

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New York Knicks: 30-34.5 wins

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New Orleans Pelicans: 35-39.5 wins

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Detroit Pistons: 35-39.5 wins

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Memphis Grizzlies: 35-39.5 wins

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Dallas Mavericks: 35-39.5 wins

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Charlotte Hornets: 40-44.5 wins

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Portland Trail Blazers: 40-44.5 wins

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Philadelphia 76ers: 40-44.5 wins

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Minnesota Timberwolves: 45-49.5 wins

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Toronto Raptors: 45-49.5 wins

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Washington Wizards: 45-49.5 wins

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Milwaukee Bucks: 45-49.5 wins

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Denver Nuggets: 45-49.5 wins

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Cleveland Cavaliers: 50-54.5 wins

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Oklahoma City Thunder: 50-54.5 wins

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Boston Celtics: 55-59.5 wins

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Houston Rockets: 55-59.5 wins

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Golden State Warriors: 65-69.5 wins

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Mirotic, 26, is in his fourth NBA season and was expected to be the Bulls’ starting power forward. A sharpshooter at 6-foot-10, Mirotic signed a two-year, $27 million contract to return to Chicago in free agency before the season.

Portis, 22, was the Bulls’ 22nd overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft.

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