Chicago 123, Phoenix 115

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, November 24, 2010 9:00 PM
Location - US Airways Center, Phoenix, Arizona
Officials - # Nicholas Buchert, #36 David Jones, #41 Ken Mauer
Attendance - 18422

Final Scoring Summary

Final OT 1 2 3 4 X T
Chicago 17 33 22 29 22 123
Phoenix 36 26 22 17 14 115

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Chicago 8-5 5-1 3-4 W1
Phoenix 7-8 3-3 4-5 L1

Recap

Derrick Rose had 35 points and a season-high 12 rebounds to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 123-115 double-overtime victory over the host Phoenix Suns on Wednesday.

Rose’s game-tying layup in the final second of the first overtime forced a second extra session. Rose followed by scoring Chicago’s first five points of the second overtime as part of a decisive 10-2 run.

Luol Deng added 26 points and 10 rebounds as Chicago (8-5) overcame a 23-point first-quarter deficit.

Kyle Korver added 24 points and Joakim Noah had 17 points and 15 rebounds for the Bulls.

Grant Hill scored a season-high 27 points for the Suns (7-8). Hakim Warrick added 23 points, all in the first half.

Phoenix’s Jason Richardson scored 20 points, Channing Frye had 16 points and Steve Nash contributed 14 points and 16 assists.

The Suns led 36-13 late in the first quarter and still led by 12 points after three quarters. The Bulls got back into the game by starting the fourth quarter with a 14-5 run and forced overtime on two free throws by Rose with 14.7 seconds left.

Chicago earned its first lead of the game on Rose’s basket 21 seconds into the first overtime.

Top Game Performances

Chicago   Phoenix
Derrick Rose 35 Scoring Grant Hill 27
Derrick Rose 7 Assists Steve Nash 16
Joakim Noah 15 Rebounds Hedo Turkoglu 10
Derrick Rose 6 Free Throws Made Hakim Warrick 9
James Johnson 2 Steals Goran Dragic 2
Ronnie Brewer 2 Blocks Channing Frye 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Chicago 123 48.1 6-19 17-27 25 57 7 8 16
Phoenix 115 42.6 7-24 22-30 28 49 4 5 14

Upcoming Games

  • Phoenix will play their next game at home against L.A. Clippers. The Suns have a W/L % of .429 after a win and .571 after a loss.
  • Chicago will play their next game on the road against Denver . The Bulls have a W/L % of .571 after a win and .800 after a loss.
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