Chicago 110, Portland 98

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, November 1, 2010 8:00 PM
Location - United Center, Chicago, Illinois
Officials - #71 Rodney Mott, #57 Greg Willard, # Haywoode Workman
Attendance - 21057

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Portland 21 26 26 25 98
Chicago 32 24 32 22 110

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Portland 3-1 1-0 2-1 L1
Chicago 2-1 2-0 0-1 W2

Recap

Luol Deng scored a career-high 40 points and Derrick Rose added 16 and 13 assists as the Chicago Bulls handed the visiting Portland Trail Blazers their first loss of the season, 110-98, on Monday.

Joakim Noah added 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Bulls, who held the Blazers to 0-of-14 shooting from the arc.

Deng, who scored just nine points Saturday and was 7-of-23 from the floor through Chicago’s first two games, got hot right away with 16 points in the first quarter as the Bulls jumped out to a 32-21 lead.

Deng finished 14-of-19 from the floor as he surpassed his previous high of 38, also vs. Portland on March 26, 2007.

Portland's LaMarcus Aldridge scored 33 points. He kept the Blazers in it with 22 in the first half as Brandon Roy struggled from the floor, going into the break with just three points and Chicago leading, 56-47.

Roy picked it up with 11 points in the third quarter, but the Bulls continued to pull away as Deng added 15 more to make it 88-73 heading into the final frame.

Portland cut it to 101-92 with just under four minutes left before Deng hit a free throw and Kyle Korver knocked down a 3-pointer to extend the lead again.

Top Game Performances

Portland   Chicago
LaMarcus Aldridge 33 Scoring Luol Deng 40
Andre Miller 6 Assists Derrick Rose 13
Marcus Camby 11 Rebounds Joakim Noah 10
LaMarcus Aldridge 9 Free Throws Made Luol Deng 9
Rudy Fernandez 3 Steals Ronnie Brewer 1
LaMarcus Aldridge 1 Blocks Omer Asik 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Portland 98 41.2 0-14 32-41 15 35 2 9 10
Chicago 110 60.6 5-13 19-32 27 36 4 4 15

Upcoming Games

  • Chicago will play their next game at home against New York. The Bulls have a W/L % of 1.000 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
  • Portland will play their next game on the road against Milwaukee . The Trail Blazers have a W/L % of .667 after a win and .000 after a loss.
Advertisement