Chicago Defeats Minnesota 108-91 - Recap
|Chicago Defeats Minnesota 108-91 - Recap|
The Bulls got a 24-point performance from Carlos Boozer, who added 14 rebounds as Chicago ran past Minnesota 108-91 on Wednesday at Target Center.
Bettors who backed the Bulls were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 9.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 196.5.
Derrick Rose had 23 points for Chicago and Luol Deng chipped in with 13 points. Derrick Rose had 10 assists for the Bulls, while Carlos Boozer was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Minnesota got 16 points from Kevin Love in a losing cause and another 15 points from Anthony Randolph. Jonny Flynn contributed 5 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love had 9 rebounds.
The Bulls hit the break leading 57-44 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 50 boards, while Minnesota only had 34.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pistons. The Timberwolves will aim to get back on the winning track vs Miami.