Recap - Raptors Defeat Chicago 101-98
|Recap - Raptors Defeat Chicago 101-98|
The Raptors grabbed a 101-98 win over the Bulls on Tuesday, behind a 20-point effort from DeMar DeRozan at United Center.
The Raptors were a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 185.5.
Rudy Gay had 19 points for Toronto and Amir Johnson chipped in with 13 points. Kyle Lowry had 10 assists for the Raptors, while Amir Johnson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
The Bulls got a 28-point performance from Jimmy Butler, who was supported by 22 points from Nate Robinson. Carlos Boozer had 8 assists in a losing cause for Chicago, while Carlos Boozer grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Toronto were victorious, as the score was 54-50 at the break.
Chicago had a 40-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.