Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - Carlos Boozer shot 10-of-17, on his way to a game-high 24 points, and also grabbed nine rebounds, as the Chicago Bulls downed the Minnesota Timberwolves, 92-81, Friday in a preseason matchup at the United Center.
Taj Gibson posted 12 points and 11 rebounds. Richard Hamilton contributed 15 points and five assists, Kirk Hinrich had a game-high eight assists, and Luol Deng chipped in 14 points.
Joakim Noah shot just 0-of-6 for two points, but he grabbed a game-high 12 rebounds for the Bulls.
Andrei Kirilenko and Dante Cunningham each posted 12 points, Chase Budinger netted 10, and Greg Stiemsma finished with nine points to go along with seven rebounds for the Timberwolves.Game Notes