Nets Fall 84-73 Against Chicago - Game Recap
Derrick Rose scored 21 points leading the Bulls to an 84-73 victory over New Jersey at Prudential Center on Thursday.
Chicago was a favorite by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 184.5.
Chicago got 19 points from Luol Deng and another 12 points from Kyle Korver. Joakim Noah contributed 6 assists, while Omer Asik cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
New Jersey got 22 points from Brook Lopez in a losing cause and another 13 points from Kris Humphries. Deron Williams contributed 11 assists for the Nets, while Kris Humphries had 16 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Chicago were victorious, as the score was 43-36 at the break.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 50-46.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pacers. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track at Milwaukee.