Chicago Bulls vs. Toronto Raptors Final Score
The Chicago Bulls manages to overcome the toughness of the Toronto Raptors and seal the victory with the score of 115-113. It was the heroic game of Jimmy Butler who helped the Bulls wins the game by impressively scoring 42 points on the second half until the final period.
Despite the home court advantage of the Raptors playing at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, they did not sustain their 12-point lead after the first half 60-48. Butler started to score points on the third quarter and scoring more heading to the final quarter of the game. His defenders failed to control his intensity and took charge to overcome the lead of the Raptors in the fourth period.
Besides Jimmy Butler, Pau Gasol likewise had a great performance by scoring 19 points with 13 rebounds. The Bulls now improved their record to 20 wins with 12 losses, while the Raptors now has 21 wins and 14 losses in the overall team standing. Derrick Rose did not play much of the game due to his aching right knee.
Scoring by quarters: