Bulls vs Bucks Final: 90-77 - Recap
|Bulls vs Bucks Final: 90-77 - Recap|
Chicago earned a 90-77 victory over Milwaukee on Tuesday, getting 24 points from Carlos Boozer at United Center.
Bettors who backed the Bulls were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 8.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 179.5.
Chicago got 24 points from Luol Deng and another 18 points from Derrick Rose. Derrick Rose contributed 12 assists, while Carlos Boozer cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Milwaukee got 18 points from John Salmons in a losing cause and another 15 points from Corey Maggette. Keyon Dooling contributed 6 assists for the Bucks, while Andrew Bogut had 16 rebounds.
Chicago trailed at halftime, 45-44.
Milwaukee had a 51-42 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face New Jersey looking for another win. For Milwaukee, they head home to face Dallas.