Philadelphia vs Chicago Recap - Bulls Win 93-82
Chicago got 23 points and 21 rebounds from Joakim Noah en route to a 93-82 victory over Philadelphia on Thursday at United Center.
Bettors who backed the Bulls were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 7.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 178.5.
Chicago got 21 points from Carlos Boozer and another 15 points from Kirk Hinrich. Kirk Hinrich contributed 6 assists, while Joakim Noah cleaned the glass with 21 rebounds.
Philadelphia got 22 points from Jrue Holiday in a losing cause and another 20 points from Spencer Hawes. Evan Turner contributed 4 assists for the 76ers, while Spencer Hawes had 15 rebounds.
Chicago led at halftime, 45-39.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 53 boards, while Philadelphia only had 47.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Brooklyn looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head home to face Golden State.