Recap - Bulls Defeat Dallas 93-83
Luol Deng scored 22 points leading the Bulls to a 93-83 victory over Dallas at United Center on Saturday.
Bettors who backed the Bulls were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 8 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 182.5.
Chicago got 19 points from Richard Hamilton and another 12 points from Carlos Boozer. Derrick Rose contributed 8 assists, while Joakim Noah cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
The Mavericks got a 17-point performance from Dirk Nowitzki, who was supported by 16 points from Rodrigue Beaubois. Rodrigue Beaubois had 5 assists in a losing cause for Dallas, while Dirk Nowitzki grabbed 7 rebounds.
The Bulls hit the break leading 44-38 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 46 boards, while Dallas only had 43.
Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Indiana looking for another win. For Dallas, they head on the road to face Atlanta.