The Bulls got a 25-point performance from Derrick Rose as Chicago ran past Boston 88-79 on Friday at TD Garden.
Chicago was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 176.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 21 points from Luol Deng and another 12 points from Ronnie Brewer. Derrick Rose contributed 7 assists, while Luol Deng cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
Boston got 16 points from Ray Allen in a losing cause and another 14 points from Rajon Rondo. Rajon Rondo contributed 11 assists for the Celtics, while Brandon Bass had 9 rebounds.
Chicago led at halftime, 52-33.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 46 boards, while Boston only had 34.
Chicago heads into a battle against the Raptors. Boston, meanwhile, will have their next action against Indiana.