Luol Deng sits out vs. Pistons

Updated: December 7, 2013, 11:18 PM ET
By Nick Friedell | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Bulls forward Luol Deng missed Saturday night's game against the Detroit Pistons because of an Achilles injury.

"I tried to go. We didn't make a decision til early in shootaround," Deng said after the game. "Last game [against Miami] I wasn't sure for the game. I was able [to play], I felt better throughout the day. I tweaked it a little bit in the second quarter last game and it just kind of flared up on me the next day. A lot of swelling and I've still got a lot of swelling ...

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