Bulls Fall 88-79 Against New Orleans - Game Recap
The Pelicans grabbed an 88-79 win over the Bulls on Saturday, behind a 24-point effort from Anthony Davis at New Orleans Arena.
The Pelicans were a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 182.5.
New Orleans got 11 points from Tyreke Evans and another 9 points from Eric Gordon. Tyreke Evans contributed 6 assists, while Anthony Davis cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Chicago got 23 points from D.J. Augustin in a losing cause and another 17 points from Taj Gibson. D.J. Augustin contributed 7 assists for the Bulls, while Joakim Noah had 16 rebounds.
New Orleans led at halftime, 50-39.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 42 boards, while New Orleans only had 32.
New Orleans heads into a battle against the Spurs. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Sacramento.