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San Antonio Defeats Chicago 131-122 - Recap
Dejounte Murray scored 29 points and added 12 assists for a double-double, leading San Antonio over Chicago, 131-122, on Friday at AT&T Center.
Bettors who backed the Spurs were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -1.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 232.0.
San Antonio got 23 points from Keldon Johnson and another 21 points from Jakob Poeltl. Dejounte Murray contributed 12 assists, while Jakob Poeltl cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Chicago got 32 points from DeMar DeRozan in a losing cause and another 30 points from Zach LaVine. DeMar DeRozan contributed 8 assists for the Bulls, while Nikola Vucevic had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Chicago were victorious, as the score was 68-63 at the break.
San Antonio won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-37.
San Antonio looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Suns. The Bulls will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Portland.