Chicago vs Miami Recap - Bulls Win 87-86
|Chicago vs Miami Recap - Bulls Win 87-86|
The Bulls got a 27-point performance from Derrick Rose as Chicago ran past Miami 87-86 on Sunday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Chicago won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 188.5.
Luol Deng had 18 points for Chicago and Carlos Boozer chipped in with 12 points. Derrick Rose had 5 assists for the Bulls, while Carlos Boozer was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
The Heat got a 26-point performance from LeBron James, who was supported by 23 points from Chris Bosh. LeBron James had 6 assists in a losing cause for Miami, while LeBron James grabbed 8 rebounds.
The Bulls hit the break trailing 49-40 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 36 boards, while Miami only had 30.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face New Orleans looking for another win. For Miami, they head home to face Portland.