Highlights: Noah's monster night leads the way for Bulls
Thu, 28 Feb 2013|
Joakim Noah records his third career triple-double as the Bulls beat the Sixers 93-82 at the United Center Thursday night - 2/28
Last spring it was the Bulls and 76ers in round one of the playoffs tonight. A matchup of two struggling teams in the United Center both teams really neither victory tonight. Doug Collins squad that lost six in a row the first Carlos Boozer picked up the loose ball legalize it and -- with ten in the opening quarter. Bulls let -- by one after the birds in the second. Nate Robinson until you know already old pick and roll -- beat Snow White takes it strong with the left handed dunk. No we've -- had a huge game player of the -- Daequan Cook getting -- run it because rip Hamilton didn't play because of back spasms. -- all -- leads the break Jimmy Butler. With the acrobatic slam there's no though the story the opening half Evan Turner driving in block. By -- no one of his five and a half. At the end of the quarter of holes in transition. Fighting the clock Kirk Hinrich Alou all day get the (%expletive) it and about three and a half seconds left Bulls go in the -- with the right 56. Now a quarter with a great holes extend the lead to double digits. Captain -- for a three that directed the lead to six games he had fifteen points six assists for the Sixers make a run like most NBA teams do. Throughout life revolved they didn't single digit game and still a six point game after three early in the fourth. Philly on the fast break kept the ball turn over notes that that was the black and takes it away his eighth rejected two minutes later Robinson drives his runner falls short but no other clean up the math that's with the Bulls left handed. The -- teams that finished yet. That was -- -- ninth -- he finished with a career high he. 113 Texans on the night he was everywhere in this game and more from Joseph needs two minutes later. He gets a clutch bucket and a foul no finish with a triple double 23 points 21 rebounds a career high eleven blocked shots. Bulls up ahead -- -- thirty seconds to go through all day takes a shot for the job Spencer Hawes. -- leading with the elbow on the other replay they get to go to walk through without Thibodeau says he should be okay. We'll get back on track with a much needed home court victory 93 to 82 was the final. No I was the first player since Shaquille O'Neal lay back in 1993. -- 23 or more points when he won more rebounds. And eleven or more blocks than a single game. The Bulls front line they had their way against the Sixers 56 points 41 rebounds Carlos Boozer also had a double double with. 41 and twelve.