Carlos Boozer scored 19 points leading the Bulls to a 93-89 victory over Utah at EnergySolutions Arena on Friday.
Bettors who backed the Bulls were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 4.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 184.5.
Nate Robinson had 18 points for Chicago and Luol Deng chipped in with 15 points. Nate Robinson had 9 assists for the Bulls, while Joakim Noah was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
The Jazz got a 32-point performance from Al Jefferson, who was supported by 21 points from Paul Millsap. Jamaal Tinsley had 6 assists in a losing cause for Utah, while Al Jefferson grabbed 13 rebounds.
Chicago led at halftime, 58-50.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-37.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Utah, they head on the road to face Sacramento.