Cleveland Falls 96-81 to Bulls - Recap
The Bulls got 17 points from Carlos Boozer as Chicago ran past Cleveland 96-81 on Monday at United Center.
Chicago was a favorite by 8.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 188.5.
Chicago got 16 points from Derrick Rose and another 15 points from Mike Dunleavy. Derrick Rose contributed 7 assists, while Taj Gibson cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Cleveland got 16 points from Kyrie Irving in a losing cause and another 14 points from Tristan Thompson. Kyrie Irving contributed 4 assists for the Cavaliers, while Tristan Thompson had 13 rebounds.
Chicago led at halftime, 45-36.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-38.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Raptors. The Cavaliers will aim to get back on the winning track at Minnesota.