Last Night the Chicago Bulls defeat the New York Knicks for their first win of the season at the United Center with a very edgy 1 point win 82-81. Chicago fans were anxious to the return of (PG) Derrick Rose, playing at home for the first time in 18 months. The return was worth the wait! Rose led the team in scoring with 18 pts 6 reb 3 ast and the game winning lay-up. With the help of his team, (SF) Luol Deng, (C) Joakim Noah, and (PF) Carlos Boozer scoring 42 pts combined, the Bulls make their hometown proud.
With the season debut of Amar’e Stoudemire, scoring his only 5 in 11 min, The New York Knicks did not go out too sweet though. Ending the first half only down by 5, the Knicks come back the fourth quarter to tie the game at 80. With Tyson Chandler having 19 reb at the free throw line, Knicks lead by 1 point at the last 10 seconds of the fourth quarter. Within the next 5 seconds Derrick Rose comes with a floater to put the Bulls up by 1. (SF) Carmelo Anthony led the Knicks in scoring with 22 pts ,6 reb, 6 ast, and 6 steals. Following behind him was (PG) Raymond Felton with 13 pts, 4 reb, 6 ast.
Also From Last Night:
LA Clippers Vs Golden State Warriors
-Chris Paul leading scorer with his first double double of the season 42 pts, 2 reb, 15 ast
-Stephen Curry leading scorer 38 pts, 3 reb, 9 ast