DeRozan Scores 35, Bulls Pull Away to Beat Wolves 134-122
CHICAGO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 35 points, Nikola Vucevic added 26 points and the Chicago Bulls used a big fourth quarter to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 134-122.
Tied with Milwaukee and Cleveland for second place in the Eastern Conference coming in, the Bulls went on a 15-2 run early in the fourth and outscored the Timberwolves 42-31 in the period.
DeRozan scored 16 in the final quarter on the way to his fifth straight game with more than 30 points.
Anthony Edwards scored 31 for Minnesota. Karl-Anthony Towns had 27 points, eight rebounds, and eight assists.
The Timberwolves face the Indiana Pacers Sunday afternoon in Indianapolis.
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