Bulls beat Hawks 93-76 with 3 starters held out - Dallas News | myFOXdfw.com

Bulls beat Hawks 93-76 with 3 starters held out

Posted: Updated:

By CHARLES ODUM
AP Sports Writer

ATLANTA (AP) - Luol Deng had 25 points and 14 rebounds, and the short-handed Chicago Bulls used their stifling defense to shut down the Atlanta Hawks in a 93-76 victory on Saturday night.

Chicago dominated near the basket. Taj Gibson had 19 points and a career-high 19 rebounds. Jimmy Butler added another double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds.

The Bulls also got a nice game from Nate Robinson, who went 4 for 6 from 3-point range and finished with 20 points.

Chicago played without injured starters Kirk Hinrich, Joakim Noah and Carlos Boozer. It used only eight players for the second straight game.

Josh Smith led Atlanta with 19 points and 13 rebounds but he scored only three points in the second half.

Share Your Sports Photos & Video

Submit Your Sports Photos
Powered by WorldNow

KDFW FOX 4
400 N. Griffin Street
Dallas, Texas 75202

Main Station Directory:
(214) 720-4444
News Fax:
(214) 720-3263 or (214) 720-3333

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices