Cavaliers Fall 100-91 Against Chicago - Game Recap
The Bulls got a 28-point performance from Derrick Rose, who added 11 assists as Chicago ran past Cleveland 100-91 on Saturday at United Center.
Chicago won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 13-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 189.5.
Chicago got 23 points from Luol Deng and another 20 points from Carlos Boozer. Derrick Rose contributed 11 assists, while Kurt Thomas cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Cleveland got 21 points from J.J. Hickson in a losing cause and another 19 points from Antawn Jamison. Anthony Parker contributed 8 assists for the Cavaliers, while Antawn Jamison had 9 rebounds.
Chicago trailed at halftime, 61-53.
Chicago had a 45-40 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Chicago heads into a battle against the Raptors. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Dallas.