MarShon Brooks scored nine of his 13 points in the fourth quarter as the Nets held on for a 93-89 win over the Bulls. Nets All-Star Brook Lopez led Brooklyn with 20 points scored in three quarters. Chicago tried 14 three-pointers and made just one. Luol Deng and Marco Belinelli led the Bulls with 18 points each. The Bulls were without injured top players Joakim Noah, Carlos Boozer, Kirk Heinrich and Derrick Rose. Brooklyn moved to 28-and-19 overall and the Bulls fell to 28-and-18.
The Bulls will be in Atlanta tonight. The game can be heard on Newstalk 1060.