Miami Falls 99-96 to Bulls - Recap

Miami Falls 99-96 to Bulls - Recap

Miami was victimized by Derrick Rose for 34 points as the Bulls defeated the Heat 99-96 in NBA action on Saturday.

Chicago was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 187.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Luol Deng had 12 points for Chicago and Carlos Boozer chipped in with 12 points. Derrick Rose had 8 assists for the Bulls, while Carlos Boozer was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Miami got 33 points from Dwyane Wade in a losing cause and another 17 points from Chris Bosh. Dwyane Wade contributed 4 assists for the Heat, while Dwyane Wade had 6 rebounds.

The Bulls hit the break trailing 53-48 before taking care of business in the second half.

Chicago had a 42-30 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 Grizzlies. The Heat will aim to get back on the winning track vs Atlanta.