Recap - Bobcats Defeat Chicago 96-91
Chicago was victimized for 22 points and 12 assists by D.J. Augustin as the Bobcats defeated the Bulls 96-91 in NBA action on Wednesday.
Charlotte won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 185.5.
Charlotte got 17 points from Tyrus Thomas and another 16 points from Stephen Jackson. D.J. Augustin contributed 12 assists, while Tyrus Thomas cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Chicago got 23 points from Carlos Boozer in a losing cause and another 22 points from Luol Deng. Derrick Rose contributed 7 assists for the Bulls, while Carlos Boozer had 14 rebounds.
Charlotte led at halftime, 55-42.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-38.
Next game, Charlotte takes its act on the road to face Boston looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Indiana.