Bulls vs Nets Final: 92-76 - Recap
|Bulls vs Nets Final: 92-76 - Recap|
Chicago got 16 points from Taj Gibson en route to a 92-76 victory over Brooklyn on Thursday at United Center.
Chicago was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 185.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Carlos Boozer had 15 points for Chicago and Jimmy Butler chipped in with 14 points. Kirk Hinrich had 7 assists for the Bulls, while Joakim Noah was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
The Nets got a 15-point performance from Paul Pierce, who was supported by 13 points from Deron Williams. Deron Williams had 5 assists in a losing cause for Brooklyn, while Kevin Garnett grabbed 7 rebounds.
Chicago led at halftime, 49-41.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 45 boards, while Brooklyn only had 27.
Chicago heads into a battle against the Raptors. Brooklyn, meanwhile, will have their next action against Utah.