Bulls Fall 83-78 Against New York - Game Recap
Carmelo Anthony poured in 30 points for New York on Wednesday, as they defeated Chicago 83-78 at Madison Square Garden.
New York won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 181.5.
New York got 14 points from Amar'e Stoudemire and another 8 points from Andrea Bargnani. Carmelo Anthony contributed 4 assists, while Carmelo Anthony cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Bulls got a 20-point performance from Mike Dunleavy, who was supported by 12 points from Joakim Noah. Joakim Noah had 4 assists in a losing cause for Chicago, while Carlos Boozer grabbed 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 46-32 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 48 boards, while New York only had 39.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Celtics. The Bulls will aim to get back on the winning track at Milwaukee.