Bulls Down New York 118-111 - Match Report
Chicago got 35 points from Nate Robinson en route to a 118-111 victory over New York on Thursday at United Center.
Chicago won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 193.5.
Chicago got 22 points from Jimmy Butler and another 16 points from Luol Deng. Richard Hamilton contributed 8 assists, while Carlos Boozer cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
New York got 36 points from Carmelo Anthony in a losing cause and another 28 points from J.R. Smith. Raymond Felton contributed 6 assists for the Knicks, while Carmelo Anthony had 19 rebounds.
Chicago trailed at halftime, 59-54.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 53-52.
Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Cleveland.