Bucks Fall 95-87 Against Chicago - Game Recap
Milwaukee was victimized by Derrick Rose for 30 points as the Bulls defeated the Bucks 95-87 in NBA action on Saturday.
Bettors who backed the Bulls were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 176.5.
Chicago got 14 points from Carlos Boozer and another 12 points from Joakim Noah. Derrick Rose contributed 17 assists, while Carlos Boozer cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Bucks got a 25-point performance from John Salmons, who was supported by 23 points from Carlos Delfino. Brandon Jennings had 5 assists in a losing cause for Milwaukee, while Andrew Bogut grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Milwaukee were victorious, as the score was 48-44 at the break.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-37.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Milwaukee, they head on the road to face Charlotte.