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>>Bulls Continue Road Trip

(Charlotte, NC)  --  The Chicago Bulls hit the hardwood this evening as they continue a nine-game road trip against the Charlotte Bobcats at Time Warner Cable Arena.  The Bulls have won four games in-a-row and are coming off a 90-67 victory at New Orleans on Wednesday to improve to 22-and-6 on the season.  Chicago wraps up the road swing on Sunday at Boston.

NBA
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Los Angeles Lakers 88, Boston Celtics 87 (OT)
Golden State Warriors 109, Denver Nuggets 101
Houston Rockets 96, Phoenix Suns 89
Sacramento Kings 106, Oklahoma City Thunder 101

>>Deng Named All-Star Reserve

(New York, NY)  --  Bulls forward Luol Deng has been named an All-Star reserve for the Eastern Conference.  Deng will be joined on the East bench by Heat forward Chris Bosh, Atlanta's Joe Johnson, Boston's Paul Pierce, New Jersey's Deron [[ Darren ]] Williams, Philadelphia's Andre Iguodala and Roy Hibbert of the Pacers.  Deng is averaging 16 points and 7.3 boards per game this season.  The All-Star Game will be played Sunday, February 26th in Orlando.

>>Will Ferrell "Exposes" NBA's Top Players With Intros

(New Orleans, LA)  --  Will Ferrell is drawing laughs for his humorous introduction of the starting lineup for Wednesday night's matchup between the New Orleans Hornets and Chicago Bulls.  The "Anchorman" star exposed some of the NBA's top players with some made-up trivia notes.

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While Ferrell kicked off the first laughs, it was the Chicago Bulls that had the last one.  The Bulls pulled off a 90-67 win over the Hornets on the Hornets' home court at New Orleans Arena.

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