Chicago Defeats Toronto 113-106 - Recap
The Bulls got a 36-point performance from Derrick Rose as Chicago handed Toronto a 113-106 defeat on Saturday at United Center.
The Bulls earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 14.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 196.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Chicago got 18 points from Carlos Boozer and another 17 points from Luol Deng. Derrick Rose contributed 10 assists, while Carlos Boozer cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Toronto got 26 points from Jerryd Bayless in a losing cause and another 26 points from DeMar DeRozan. Jerryd Bayless contributed 8 assists for the Raptors, while Ed Davis had 11 rebounds.
The Bulls hit the break leading 53-43 before taking care of business in the second half.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-33.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Suns. The Raptors will aim to get back on the winning track vs Orlando.