Charlotte Defeats Chicago 83-82 - Recap

Charlotte Defeats Chicago 83-82 - Recap

Charlotte earned an 83-82 victory over Chicago on Tuesday, getting 15 points from D.J. Augustin at United Center.

The Bobcats were a 7.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 183.5.

Gerald Wallace had 13 points for Charlotte and Stephen Jackson chipped in with 12 points. D.J. Augustin had 5 assists for the Bobcats, while Gerald Wallace was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 16 boards.

Chicago got 33 points from Derrick Rose in a losing cause and another 12 points from Ronnie Brewer. Luol Deng contributed 4 assists for the Bulls, while Kurt Thomas had 10 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Charlotte were victorious, as the score was 47-44 at the break.

Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-43.

Next game, Charlotte takes its act home to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face Dallas.