Chicago 103, Golden State 87

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, January 25, 2013 8:00 PM
Location - United Center, Chicago, Illinois
Officials - #30 John Goble, #55 Bill Kennedy, #50 Olandis Poole
Attendance - 21756

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Golden State 13 37 16 21 87
Chicago 31 32 21 19 103

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Golden State 26-16 14-6 12-10 L1
Chicago 26-16 14-11 12-5 W3

Recap


Bulls 103, Warriors 87:
Kirk Hinrich scored 25 points and Jimmy Butler, Joakim Noah and Carlos Boozer each recorded a double-double as host Chicago dominated on the inside and easily dispatched Golden State.

Nate Robinson added 22 points off the bench while Butler collected 16 points and 12 rebounds, Noah had 14 and 16 and Boozer chipped in 15 and 13 for the Bulls.

David Lee scored 23 points and Stephen Curry had 21 for the Warriors, who were outrebounded 56-37 as their three-game winning streak came to an end.

The Bulls imposed their will on the defensive end in the first quarter and jumped out to a 31-13 lead after the opening frame. Golden State went 5-for-22 from the field in the period.

The Warriors picked things up offensively in the second quarter but Chicago showed no signs of slowing down while carrying a 63-50 lead into the locker room. Boozer had 12 points and 11 boards by the break.

Butler scored eight points in the third and Robinson’s 3-pointer on the opening possession of the fourth pushed the lead out to 87-66. Golden State would get no closer than 15 points in the fourth before emptying the bench.

GAME NOTEBOOK:
Butler was starting his fourth straight game in place of Chicago F Luol Deng, who is day-to-day with a hamstring strain. … The Bulls outscored the Warriors in the paint 36-22. … The Warriors were playing the opener of a four-game Eastern Conference road trip after beating two West powers, the Los Angeles Clippers and Oklahoma City Thunder, at home earlier in the week. … Chicago has won three straight.

Top Game Performances

Golden State   Chicago
David Lee 23 Scoring Kirk Hinrich 25
Jarrett Jack 5 Assists Richard Hamilton 5
Klay Thompson 8 Rebounds Joakim Noah 16
David Lee 11 Free Throws Made Jimmy Butler 4
Klay Thompson 2 Steals Taj Gibson 1
Jarrett Jack 2 Blocks Joakim Noah 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Golden State 87 34.6 4-19 29-33 12 37 5 6 11
Chicago 103 46.6 9-20 12-18 22 56 8 4 15

Upcoming Games

  • Chicago will play their next game on the road against Washington. The Bulls have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .812 after a loss.
  • Golden State will play their next game on the road against Milwaukee . The Warriors have a W/L % of .556 after a win and .733 after a loss.