Recap - Bulls Defeat Charlotte 95-89
|Recap - Bulls Defeat Charlotte 95-89|
Chicago got 23 points from Carlos Boozer en route to a 95-89 victory over Charlotte on Saturday at United Center.
Bettors who backed the Bulls were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 12.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 183.5.
Chicago got 22 points from Luol Deng and another 20 points from Richard Hamilton. Mike James contributed 10 assists, while Omer Asik cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Charlotte got 22 points from Gerald Henderson in a losing cause and another 17 points from Byron Mullens. D.J. Augustin contributed 3 assists for the Bobcats, while Gerald Henderson had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Chicago were victorious, as the score was 50-43 at the break.
Charlotte had a 44-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face New Jersey looking for another win. For Charlotte, they head on the road to face New Jersey.