Chicago Defeats Los Angeles 114-101 - Recap
The Bulls got a 29-point performance from Derrick Rose, who added 16 assists as Chicago ran past Los Angeles 114-101 on Friday at STAPLES Center.
Chicago was a favorite by 1 point and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 191.5.
Luol Deng had 19 points for Chicago and Joakim Noah chipped in with 19 points. Derrick Rose had 16 assists for the Bulls, while Luol Deng was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
The Clippers got a 34-point performance from Blake Griffin, who was supported by 16 points from Caron Butler. Chris Paul had 14 assists in a losing cause for Los Angeles, while Blake Griffin grabbed 13 rebounds.
The Bulls hit the break leading 57-52 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 45 boards, while Los Angeles only had 31.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Memphis looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face Portland.