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Noah got his first start of the season for the Bulls in place of Gooden, and Ben Gordon his second start in the Bulls' thin backcourt. Gordon and Deng finished with 19 points each.
Horford outplayed Noah, his former University of Florida teammate on two NCAA championship teams, by using his strength and leaping ability on the inside. Noah finished with two points and eight rebounds.
Notes: Hinrich underwent surgery on a torn ligament in his right thumb Tuesday and could be out as long as three months. ... Evans shot 7-for-9, including 3-of-4 on 3-pointers. ... Chicago had a 52-44 advantage on the boards.
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