Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - Marc Gasol scored 19 points on 7-of-10 shooting
and the Memphis Grizzlies bounced back from squandering a 14-point third-
quarter lead to outlast the Chicago Bulls in an 85-82 overtime decision at the
Back from a one-game absence due to a strained back, Zach Randolph amassed 13
points and 19 rebounds to help Memphis extend the Bulls' struggles at home
this season. Rudy Gay added 16 points and eight points for the Grizzlies, who
halted a three-game skid with Friday's 85-69 triumph over Sacramento despite
having Randolph unavailable.
Chicago dropped to 11-11 at the United Center on the season after failing to
overcome not having its leading scorer in the lineup. Forward Luol Deng was
held out of the contest after aggravating a hamstring injury in Friday's
overtime victory at Boston.
Jimmy Butler had a career-high 18 points starting in Deng's place, but the
Bulls shot just 36.5 percent as a team and had a three-game win streak
snapped. Carlos Boozer finished with 17 points and 14 rebounds in the setback.
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