Recap - Bulls Defeat Brooklyn 92-90
Carlos Boozer scored 29 points and added 18 rebounds for a double-double, leading Chicago over Brooklyn, 92-90, on Thursday at Barclays Center.
Chicago was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 188.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 18 points from Luol Deng and another 16 points from Jimmy Butler. Kirk Hinrich contributed 6 assists, while Carlos Boozer cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.
The Nets got a 30-point performance from Deron Williams, who was supported by 28 points from Brook Lopez. Deron Williams had 10 assists in a losing cause for Brooklyn, while Reggie Evans grabbed 13 rebounds.
Chicago trailed at halftime, 47-36.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-30.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Orlando looking for another win. For Brooklyn, they head home to face Charlotte.