Chicago Defeats Orlando 87-86 - Recap
|Chicago Defeats Orlando 87-86 - Recap|
Luol Deng scored 19 points leading the Bulls to an 87-86 victory over Orlando at United Center on Friday.
Bettors who backed the Bulls were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 8. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 191.5.
Nate Robinson had 19 points for Chicago and Kirk Hinrich chipped in with 13 points. Nate Robinson had 5 assists for the Bulls, while Nazr Mohammed was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Orlando got 27 points from Beno Udrih in a losing cause and another 16 points from Nikola Vucevic. Beno Udrih contributed 7 assists for the Magic, while Nikola Vucevic had 15 rebounds.
Chicago trailed at halftime, 43-40.
Orlando won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-37.
Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Detroit looking for another win. For Orlando, they head on the road to face Cleveland.