Then the Bulls after the break and Intermission went on a 34-12 run in the 3rd to take a 85-68 lead into the 4th and never looked back winning 115-96. Jimmy Butler led the Bulls with 23 points as Niko Mirotic added 17 off the bench and Tony Snell dropping 16 points and grabbing eleven boards. Chicago shoots 50% plus from the field and 80% plus from the stripe.
Okafor led the Sixers with 22 points and eight boards while fellow Illinois native Robert Covington (Hillside, ILL Proviso West H.S.) added 15 points including three money balls. Bulls move to 14-8 while the Sixers fall to 1-25 yes that is not a misprint...Da Bulls!