Recap - Bulls Defeat Washington 95-92
|Recap - Bulls Defeat Washington 95-92|
The Bulls got 19 points from Carlos Boozer as Chicago ran past Washington 95-92 on Wednesday at United Center.
Chicago did not, however, defeat the Wizards against the spread, which closed at 8.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 186.5.
Kirk Hinrich had 18 points for Chicago and Nazr Mohammed chipped in with 17 points. Luol Deng had 5 assists for the Bulls, while Carlos Boozer was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 15 boards.
The Wizards got a 24-point performance from A.J. Price, who was supported by 23 points from John Wall. Garrett Temple had 5 assists in a losing cause for Washington, while Kevin Seraphin grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Chicago were victorious, as the score was 52-47 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 45 boards, while Washington only had 37.