76ers Fall 96-91 Against Chicago - Game Recap
The Bulls got a 35-point performance from Derrick Rose as Chicago handed Philadelphia a 96-91 defeat on Sunday at Wells Fargo Center.
Chicago was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 181.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Carlos Boozer had 13 points for Chicago and Joakim Noah chipped in with 11 points. Derrick Rose had 8 assists for the Bulls, while Joakim Noah was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 18 boards.
Philadelphia got 17 points from Thaddeus Young in a losing cause and another 16 points from Jrue Holiday. Louis Williams contributed 7 assists for the 76ers, while Elton Brand had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Philadelphia were victorious, as the score was 46-40 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Philadelphia as they grabbed 50 boards, while Chicago only had 45.
Chicago heads into a battle against the Pacers. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Milwaukee.