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|Deng Leads Bulls Over Pacers in Preseason
|CHICAGO (AP) -- Luol Deng had 29 points and eight rebounds to lead the Chicago Bulls to 102-74 preseason victory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday night.
Derrick Rose added 14 points and six assists for the Bulls (4-4) in their final preseason game before Wednesday night's opener at the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Indiana Pacers President of Basketball Operations Larry Bird watched the blowout from a few rows behind the bench.
Darren Collison and Roy Hibbert both had 14 point for Indiana (3-4), which played without Danny Granger and T.J. Ford.
The Pacers open the season at San Antonio on Wednesday.
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