Bulls stun Heat in Game 1

Chicago wins 93-86


MIAMI – The Miami Heat lost to the Chicago Bulls 93-86 in the first game of their playoff series.

Chicago found a way to win even without Derrick Rose, Kirk Hinrich, and Luol Deng.

Down the stretch, Nate Robinson hit a pair of clutch baskets that helped put the game away.

LeBron James scored just 2 points in the first half, but finished with 24.

Former Florida Gator Joakim Noah scored 13 points and grabbed 11 rebounds.

Jimmy Butler was a key for the Bulls.

Butler scored 21 points and grabbed 14 rebounds.

He also played all 48 minutes, guarding both LeBron James and Dwyane Wade.

Wade scored 14 points, after missing Game 4 against Milwaukee.

It was Miami's first loss of the post-season.

The Heat host Chicago on Wednesday.