Chicago 96, New Orleans 85

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, December 26, 2009 8:00 PM
Location - United Center, Chicago, Illinois
Officials - #52 Pat Fraher, #32 Eddie F. Rush, # Haywoode Workman
Attendance - 22008

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
New Orleans 27 24 9 25 85
Chicago 24 26 23 23 96

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
New Orleans 13-15 11-3 2-12 L1
Chicago 11-17 9-6 2-11 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win , the Chicago Bulls have a 9-6 record at home this season. The New Orleans Hornets are 2-12 while on the road this season.
  • Chicago has a streak of 1 straight up win . The Bulls have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • New Orleans has a streak of 1 straight up loss The Hornets have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Tyrus Thomas played 32:15 minutes and scored 21 points. He shot 58.8% from the field and has averaged 8.2 points over the last five games.
  • Devin Brown played 31:17 minutes and scored 22 points. He shot 66.7 % from the field and has averaged 13.2 points over the last five games.
  • Following this game the Chicago Bulls average 91.0 points per game and hold opponents to 97.7 points per game. The New Orleans Hornets average 98.0 points per game and hold opponents to 101.0 points per game.

Top Game Performances

New Orleans   Chicago
Devin Brown 22 Scoring Tyrus Thomas 21
Chris Paul 7 Assists Derrick Rose 9
Emeka Okafor 9 Rebounds Joakim Noah 18
Devin Brown 4 Free Throws Made James Johnson 2
Chris Paul 3 Steals Derrick Rose 2
Julian Wright 3 Blocks Joakim Noah 4

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
New Orleans 85 41.8 9-19 10-14 16 34 8 8 12
Chicago 96 46.2 4-9 8-11 28 51 8 5 15

Upcoming Games

  • Chicago will play their next game at home against Indiana. The Bulls have a W/L % of .400 after a win and .353 after a loss.
  • New Orleans will play their next game on the road against Houston . The Hornets have a W/L % of .385 after a win and .571 after a loss.
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