Bulls Hold off Magic 128-125 in Triple OT
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Joakim Noah had a season-high 26 points, Carlos Boozer scored 23, and the Chicago Bulls held on to beat the Orlando Magic 128-125 in triple-overtime on Wednesday night.
The Magic had a chance to win the game with less than 10 seconds to play, but Glen Davis’ jumper was partially blocked and rebounded by the Bulls with just 1.5 seconds remaining.
The Bulls have now won the last seven matchups with the Magic played in Orlando and improved to 4-1 since trading Luol Deng.
Victor Oladipo had a career-high 35 points and Jameer Nelson added 31 points and 10 assists for Orlando. Tobias Harris added 22 points and 16 rebounds.
The Magic extended their season-high losing streak to nine games.
Orlando played without Arron Afflalo (strained right foot) and Nik Vucevic (concussion).
Source: Associated PressBulls Hold off Magic 128-125 in Triple OT by Sports Talk Florida