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Bulls Fall 97-85 Against New Jersey - Game Recap

Chicago was scorched by Deron Williams for 29 points as the Nets defated the Bulls 97-85 in NBA action on Saturday.

New Jersey was an underdog by 12 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 189.5.

New Jersey got 24 points from Kris Humphries and another 19 points from MarShon Brooks. Deron Williams contributed 8 assists, while Kris Humphries cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.

Chicago got 16 points from Carlos Boozer in a losing cause and another 16 points from Mike James. Mike James contributed 7 assists for the Bulls, while Carlos Boozer had 9 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed New Jersey were victorious, as the score was 59-45 at the break.

New Jersey heads into a battle against the Bucks. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Atlanta.