Chicago Defeats Miami 106-102 - Recap
|Chicago Defeats Miami 106-102 - Recap|
Chicago got 24 points from John Lucas en route to a 106-102 victory over Miami on Wednesday at United Center.
Chicago was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 189.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Joakim Noah had 14 points for Chicago and Ronnie Brewer chipped in with 12 points. Carlos Boozer had 5 assists for the Bulls, while Carlos Boozer was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Miami got 36 points from Dwyane Wade in a losing cause and another 35 points from LeBron James. LeBron James contributed 4 assists for the Heat, while Dwyane Wade had 7 rebounds.
The Bulls hit the break leading 53-42 before taking care of business in the second half.
Chicago had a 50-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Portland looking for another win. For Miami, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.