Chicago 110, Milwaukee 91

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 8:00 PM
Location - United Center, Chicago, Illinois
Officials - #14 Ed Malloy, #66 Haywoode Workman, #59 Gary Zielinski
Attendance - 21507

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Milwaukee 23 30 22 16 91
Chicago 30 34 29 17 110

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Milwaukee 13-20 7-8 6-12 L2
Chicago 27-8 13-2 14-6 W2

Recap


BULLS 110, BUCKS 91: Joakim Noah posted 13 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists for his first triple-double and Carlos Boozer scored 20 points as Chicago rolled past visiting Milwaukee.

Noah is the first center to record a point-rebound-assist triple-double in the NBA since Sacramento's Brad Miller in April 2007.

Derrick Rose also had 16 points and seven assists in his second straight game after missing five games with back pain. Luol Deng scored 16 and Ronnie Brewer had 15. Reserves Kyle Korver (11 points) and Taj Gibson (10 rebounds, nine points) also contributed to the blowout.

Brandon Jennings led the Bucks with 20 points. Ersan Ilyasova had 15, Jon Leuer 14 and Shaun Livingston 12.

The Bulls (27-8) earned their seventh consecutive win over the Bucks (13-20).

Chicago had a 49-29 edge in rebounds and reached 30 or more assists for the sixth game.

Boozer, who had seven assists, was 6 of 8 in the first half for 14 points. Brewer was 5 of 6, helping the Bulls take a 63-54 halftime lead.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Rose said he will play in the All-Star Game this weekend in Orlando. “I’m not worried about it anymore,” Rose said of his back. “I don’t feel any pain anymore.” ... Chicago backup C.J. Watson missed his second straight game because of a mild concussion. ... The Bucks’ Stephen Jackson (right hamstring) did not travel with the team while teammate Drew Gooden (sprained right wrist) missed his fourth straight game.... The Bulls starters were 31 of 53 from the field.

Top Game Performances

Milwaukee   Chicago
Brandon Jennings 20 Scoring Carlos Boozer 20
Brandon Jennings 5 Assists Joakim Noah 10
Carlos Delfino 5 Rebounds Joakim Noah 13
Brandon Jennings 4 Free Throws Made Joakim Noah 7
Beno Udrih 3 Steals Carlos Boozer 1
Luc Mbah a Moute 2 Blocks Derrick Rose 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Milwaukee 91 42.0 2-13 15-19 20 29 6 11 9
Chicago 110 54.4 6-13 18-24 32 49 7 4 20

Upcoming Games

  • Chicago will play their next game at home against New Orleans. The Bulls have a W/L % of .704 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
  • Milwaukee will play their next game at home against Washington. The Bucks have a W/L % of .462 after a win and .350 after a loss.
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