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|Deng Leads Bulls Past Bucks
|MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Luol Deng scored 19 points, Derrick Rose had 17 and the surging Chicago Bulls beat the Milwaukee Bucks 83-75 on Saturday night.
Chicago has won six of seven to improve to 15-4 since Jan. 14, putting pressure on Boston and Miami at the top of the Eastern Conference. Joakim Noah had eight points and 17 rebounds for the Bulls, who beat the Heat 93-89 on Thursday night.
Luc Richard Mbah a Moute scored a second-high 16 points and John Salmons added 14 points for the Bucks.
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