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|Bulls Continue Hot Stretch; Win at Oklahoma City
|OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Derrick Rose scored 26 points, Joakim Noah added 13 points and 11 rebounds and the Chicago Bulls held the Oklahoma City without a field goal for the first eight minutes of the fourth quarter on their way to a 96-86 victory Wednesday night.
The Bulls won their fourth straight road game and improved to 22-22, returning to .500 for the first time since they were 6-6 on Nov. 21.
After Oklahoma City took its only lead late in the third quarter, Chicago went on a 25-7 run to go up 89-73 on Rose's right-handed flip in the lane with 4:57 remaining.
Kevin Durant ended a run of 16 straight missed shots for Oklahoma City with a 16-footer from the right baseline with 3:59 to play.
He finished with 28 points and 11 rebounds.
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