The Bulls blew out Cleveland on Monday, running up the score in a 118-92 win at United Center.
Bettors who backed the Bulls were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 8 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 186.5.
Chicago got 24 points from Carlos Boozer and another 19 points from Luol Deng. Luol Deng contributed 7 assists, while Joakim Noah cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Cleveland got 18 points from Dion Waiters in a losing cause and another 15 points from Kyrie Irving. Kyrie Irving contributed 6 assists for the Cavaliers, while Tristan Thompson had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Chicago were victorious, as the score was 53-50 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 47 boards, while Cleveland only had 31.
Chicago heads into a battle against the Bucks. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Atlanta.