Magic Fall 128-125 Against Chicago - Game Recap
Joakim Noah scored 26 points and chipped in with 19 rebounds for Chicago on Wednesday, leading the Bulls to a 128-125 victory over Orlando at Amway Center.
Chicago won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 6-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 181.5.
Chicago got 23 points from Carlos Boozer and another 21 points from Jimmy Butler. D.J. Augustin contributed 9 assists, while Joakim Noah cleaned the glass with 19 rebounds.
Orlando got 35 points from Victor Oladipo in a losing cause and another 31 points from Jameer Nelson. Jameer Nelson contributed 10 assists for the Magic, while Tobias Harris had 16 rebounds.
Chicago trailed at halftime, 49-46.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 59-52.
Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Washington looking for another win. For Orlando, they head home to face Charlotte.