Chicago Defeats Phoenix 97-94 - Recap
|Chicago Defeats Phoenix 97-94 - Recap|
Chicago got 19 points from Derrick Rose en route to a 97-94 victory over Phoenix on Tuesday at United Center.
Bettors who backed the Bulls were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 11. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 203.5.
Chicago got 18 points from Luol Deng and another 12 points from Carlos Boozer. Carlos Boozer contributed 7 assists, while Carlos Boozer cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The Suns got a 23-point performance from Vince Carter, who was supported by 13 points from Channing Frye. Steve Nash had 16 assists in a losing cause for Phoenix, while Marcin Gortat grabbed 13 rebounds.
Chicago led at halftime, 53-40.
The rebound battle favored Phoenix as they grabbed 43 boards, while Chicago only had 41.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Celtics. The Suns will aim to get back on the winning track at Minnesota.