Bulls Down Milwaukee 91-90 - Match Report
Chicago got 21 points and 18 rebounds from Joakim Noah en route to a 91-90 victory over Milwaukee on Friday at Bradley Center.
Chicago won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 3.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 177.5.
Chicago got 16 points from Jimmy Butler and another 14 points from Carlos Boozer. Kirk Hinrich contributed 8 assists, while Joakim Noah cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.
Milwaukee got 17 points from Gary Neal in a losing cause and another 15 points from John Henson. Brandon Knight contributed 4 assists for the Bucks, while Giannis Antetokounmpo had 9 rebounds.
The Bulls hit the break trailing 51-47 before taking care of business in the second half.
Chicago had a 44-38 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Raptors. The Bucks will aim to get back on the winning track at Dallas.