Bucks shut down Bulls

John Salmons drained 26 points to lead the Milwaukee Bucks past the Chicago Bulls 79-74 on Tuesday night.

Milwaukee cashed as 5-point road underdogs, while the game played UNDER the 190.5-point total listed by oddsmakers.

Ersan Ilyasova added 17 points and seven rebounds off the bench for the Bucks, who got 13 points from reserve Luke Ridnour in the win.

Luol Deng went for 16 points and 10 boards for Chicago, while Derrick Rose had 12 points and 11 assists for the Bulls.