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Noah, Boozer lead Bulls past Nets 96-85

Sunday - 3/3/2013, 12:24am  ET

Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah, top, dunks against the Brooklyn Nets during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Chicago on Saturday, March 2, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

ANDREW SELIGMAN
AP Sports Writer

CHICAGO (AP) -- Coming off one of the best performances of his career, Joakim Noah did all he could to match it.

He came up short, but not by much.

Noah finished with 21 points and 10 rebounds, Carlos Boozer scored 20 and the Chicago Bulls beat the Brooklyn Nets 96-85 on Saturday night.

The Bulls went on a 19-0 run that started in the second quarter and stretched into third, giving them an 18-point lead. And they opened March on a winning note after going 5-8 in February, just their second losing month in 2
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