Chicago vs Dallas Recap - Bulls Win 100-91
The Bulls got a 20-point performance from Taj Gibson, who added 15 rebounds as Chicago ran past Dallas 100-91 on Friday at American Airlines Center.
The Bulls were a 4.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 192.5.
Chicago got 19 points from Jimmy Butler and another 17 points from Kirk Hinrich. Mike Dunleavy contributed 4 assists, while Taj Gibson cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Dallas got 20 points from Monta Ellis in a losing cause and another 15 points from Dirk Nowitzki. Monta Ellis contributed 5 assists for the Mavericks, while Samuel Dalembert had 10 rebounds.
The Bulls hit the break trailing 54-51 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 46 boards, while Dallas only had 37.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Dallas, they head on the road to face San Antonio.