Carlos Boozer led the Bulls with 18 points, but Joakim Noah left the game with an apparent ankle injury.
The Bulls still have to figure out a way to bounce back in the series now that Derrick Rose is gone for the season with an injured ACL.
"...We gotta focus on tonight, and just put all of our energy into tonight’s game, and how we’re gonna win tonight’s game,” Luol Deng said before the game.
“It’s playoff basketball. The same things win. Defend, rebound, keep your turnovers down…,” said coach Tom Thibodeau.
“We’ll be alright. We’ll be arlight. Trust me,” Richard Hamilton said.