Chicago Bulls Team Report – March 21
=== Chicago Bulls Team Report – March 21 ===
(Sports Network) – The Bulls played spoiler Saturday night, tallying an
87-81 win over the New York Knicks at the United Center.
Eddy Curry and Jamal Crawford both scored 25 points to lead Chicago to the
victory. Curry added 14 rebounds and Crawford dished out nine assists for the
Bulls, who won two straight for the fifth time this season. Antonio Davis
contributed 11 points in the win.
New York pulled within 79-78 on a three-pointer by Kurt Thomas with 3:54 to
play, but got no closer.
The Bulls scored eight points in the final 1:22 to secure their win. Curry
scored four points and Crawford hit a jumper from the right baseline with 3.6
seconds to go. After a turnover, Davis then capped the scoring with two free
Chicago, which snapped a two-game home losing streak, has won six of the last
seven at home in the series with the Knicks.
The Bulls have a day off before hitting the road to take on the Indiana Pacers
at Conseco Fieldhouse.