Boozer boosts Bulls

Carlos Boozer scored 27 points as the Chicago Bulls eased to a 107-87 victory over the Miami Heat.

Luol Deng added 20 points for the Bulls while Joakim Noah had 17 points and 15 rebounds as Bulls made light work of LeBron James and the Heat for just their second win in their last eight games.

James led the Heat with 21 points.

In the day's other games, the New York Knicks crushed the neighbouring Brooklyn Nets 113-83 and the Los Angeles Clippers saw off the Memphis Grizzlies 101-81.