Cleveland vs Chicago Recap - Cavaliers Win 101-98
Dion Waiters scored 25 points for Cleveland on Tuesday, leading the Cavaliers to a 101-98 victory over Chicago at United Center.
Cleveland won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 185.5.
Shaun Livingston had 15 points for Cleveland and Wayne Ellington chipped in with 13 points. Luke Walton had 5 assists for the Cavaliers, while Tristan Thompson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Chicago got 27 points from Carlos Boozer in a losing cause and another 26 points from Luol Deng. Kirk Hinrich contributed 11 assists for the Bulls, while Joakim Noah had 9 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Cleveland as they grabbed 39 boards, while Chicago only had 34.
Next game, Cleveland takes its act home to face Toronto looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face Philadelphia.