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|Rose Bests Wall, Leads Bulls Over Wizards
|CHICAGO (AP) -- Derrick Rose bested rookie John Wall in a meeting of young point guards, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Washington Wizards 107-96 on Friday night.
Rose had 18 points, five rebounds and five assists in 30 minutes, while Wall had 11 points and six assists in 29 minutes.
It was the first professional matchup between Rose and Wall, who both played their college ball under John Calipari. Calipari attended the game.
Kirk Hinrich scored four points in his first game in Chicago since being traded from the Bulls to the Wizards before last June's NBA draft.
Kyle Korver added 17 points for Chicago, and Joakim Noah had 12 points and 11 rebounds. Gilbert Arenas led Washington with 16 points.
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