Bulls Down Cleveland 98-87 - Match Report
Chicago got 27 points from D.J. Augustin en route to a 98-87 victory over Cleveland on Wednesday at Quicken Loans Arena.
Chicago was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 185.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 26 points from Taj Gibson and another 22 points from Mike Dunleavy. D.J. Augustin contributed 7 assists, while Joakim Noah cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.
Cleveland got 26 points from Kyrie Irving in a losing cause and another 15 points from Dion Waiters. Anderson Varejao contributed 5 assists for the Cavaliers, while Anderson Varejao had 11 rebounds.
The Bulls hit the break trailing 44-43 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 43 boards, while Cleveland only had 41.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face Milwaukee.