Recap - Bulls Defeat Sacramento 94-87
|Recap - Bulls Defeat Sacramento 94-87|
Chicago got 23 points and 11 rebounds from Joakim Noah en route to a 94-87 victory over Sacramento on Saturday at United Center.
The Bulls earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 8-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 190.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Chicago got 19 points from Taj Gibson and another 16 points from Mike Dunleavy. Joakim Noah contributed 8 assists, while Joakim Noah cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Sacramento got 26 points from Isaiah Thomas in a losing cause and another 25 points from DeMarcus Cousins. Isaiah Thomas contributed 5 assists for the Kings, while DeMarcus Cousins had 14 rebounds.
The Bulls hit the break leading 48-43 before taking care of business in the second half.
Sacramento had a 55-40 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Chicago heads into a battle against the Thunder. Sacramento, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.