NBA: Chicago 96, Cleveland 81

Nov. 11, 2013 at 10:54 PM
share with facebook
share with twitter

CHICAGO, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- Mike Dunleavy came off the bench to score 15 points and triggered a fourth-quarter surge Monday that propelled the Chicago Bulls over Cleveland 96-81.

The Bulls were clinging to a 3-point lead with 4 1/2 minutes left when Dunleavy sparked an 18-6 run with a long 3-pointer off an assist from Derrick Rose.

He later added a pair of free throws and another jumper, helping the Bulls pull away for the victory.

Carlos Boozer added 17 points and Rose finished with 16 for Chicago.

Kyrie Irving was limited to 5-of-19 shooting for 16 points for the Cavaliers.

Andrew Bynum, making his first appearance of the season, netted 11 points and Tristan Thompson supplied 14 and 13 rebounds.

Related UPI Stories
Trending Stories