Los Angeles vs Chicago Wrap - Chicago Wins 102-100
|Los Angeles vs Chicago Wrap - Chicago Wins 102-100|
Chicago got 27 points from D.J. Augustin en route to a 102-100 victory over Los Angeles on Monday at United Center.
The Bulls won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 8.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Joakim Noah had 17 points for Chicago and Jimmy Butler chipped in with 13 points. Joakim Noah had 6 assists for the Bulls, while Joakim Noah was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 21 boards.
Los Angeles got 31 points from Nick Young in a losing cause and another 20 points from Pau Gasol. Kendall Marshall contributed 8 assists for the Lakers, while Pau Gasol had 19 rebounds.
The Bulls hit the break trailing 52-49 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 55 boards, while Los Angeles only had 47.
Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Miami.