Chicago vs Detroit Recap - Bulls Win 101-96
Derrick Rose scored 27 points for Chicago on Friday, leading the Bulls to a 101-96 victory over Detroit at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
The Bulls earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 8.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 190.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Chicago got 22 points from Carlos Boozer and another 15 points from Luol Deng. Derrick Rose contributed 7 assists, while Kurt Thomas cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Pistons got a 30-point performance from Richard Hamilton, who was supported by 17 points from Tayshaun Prince. Tayshaun Prince had 6 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Greg Monroe grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Chicago were victorious, as the score was 58-47 at the break.
Detroit had a 37-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Raptors. The Pistons will aim to get back on the winning track at Boston.