Chicago Defeats Washington 100-97 - Recap

Chicago Defeats Washington 100-97 - Recap

The Bulls got a 35-point performance from Mike Dunleavy as Chicago handed Washington a 100-97 defeat on Friday at Verizon Center.

The Bulls were a 2.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 180.5.

Jimmy Butler had 15 points for Chicago and Carlos Boozer chipped in with 14 points. D.J. Augustin had 7 assists for the Bulls, while Joakim Noah was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

Washington got 25 points from Bradley Beal in a losing cause and another 23 points from John Wall. John Wall contributed 7 assists for the Wizards, while Marcin Gortat had 11 rebounds.

Chicago trailed at halftime, 51-48.

The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 41 boards, while Chicago only had 36.