Boozer scores 24 points, Bulls beat Nets 108-87

  • 2012/02/07(火) 16:33:29

Even without Derrick Rose, the Chicago Bulls were a lot of for your Nj Nets.

The reigning league MVP carried out under 11 minutes inside the first half from the Bulls’ easy 108-87 conquer the Nets on Monday evening.

“I feel okay, just back spasms,” Rose mentioned. “It’s nothing to concern yourself with. Tomorrow there is available a rest and I’ll get treatment,” Rose mentioned. “I’ll get yourself a massage and hopefully I am able to get familiar with the following game.”

Carlos Boozer acquired 24 points for your Bulls, Luol Deng acquired 19 points and C.J. Watson added 14 points and 10 assists rather than Rose.

“I thought C.J. Watson was terrific running they-playing excellent defense-which he did plenty of excellent accomplishments for people,” Thibodeau mentioned.

Chicago is 4-2 six games in to a nine-game journey this is the Bulls’ longest of the year.

“The Bulls really are a superb team and so they got happening us early,” Nj coach Avery Manley mentioned. “They showed up in this area and were really focused. Teams such as this have a very mindset to become launched and throw a knockout punch inside the first quarter to produce a dark tone. That’s whatever they did. You have to give them plenty of credit for the.

“They built a substantial lead plus it would be a difficulty upon us to conquer that.”

Deron Williams acquired 25 points for your Nets, who only fitted nine players.

Beginning shooting guard Anthony Morrow missed the sport due to the dying of his grandmother, while Brook Lopez, Damion James, Mehmet Okur, MarShon Brooks and DeShawn Stevenson lost with injuries.

“We have no publish presence,” Williams mentioned. “We do not have that inside-out play. There's hardly any easy looks available. Searching to obtain absolve to find some shots and acquire people involved, it is actually hectic.”

Morrow is predicted revisit they for Wednesday’s game in the Pistons.

Keith Bogans started rather than Morrow. The Nets signed Bogans the other day. The ninth-year veteran carried out for your Bulls last season and averaged 4.4 points and 1.2 assists while starting in most 82 games.

With the sport essentially made a decision when the final quarter began, the introduced 15,327 attending frequently chanted for Bulls energy forward John Scalabrine, who carried out the initial four years of his career in Nj.

He received a loud, sustained ovation because he checked together with 2:06 remaining, then when he gained a jumper within the left corner.