>>Bulls Bounce Magic
(Chicago, IL) -- Jimmy Butler had 21 points and nine rebounds to lead the shorthanded Bulls to a 98-90 win over the Magic at the United Center. Pau Gasol [[ POW ga-SAUL ]] added 16 points and 13 boards for the Bulls. Taj Gibson netted 16 points in the victory. Tobias Harris had 21 points and nine rebounds for Orlando, which has opened the year with four straight losses. Nikola Vucevic [[ KNEE-coal-uh VOOCH-uh-vitch ]] finished with 19 points and 13 rebounds in the loss.
Milwaukee Bucks 87, Indiana Pacers 81
Houston Rockets 108, Miami Heat 91
Toronto Raptors 100, Oklahoma City Thunder 88
Washington Wizards 98, New York Knicks 83
New Orleans Pelicans 100, Charlotte Hornets 91
Portland Trail Blazers 101, Cleveland Cavaliers 82
Phoenix Suns 112, Los Angeles Lakers 106
>>Rose, Noah Miss Tuesday's Game
(Chicago, IL) -- Bulls star Derrick Rose did not play in last night's win over the Magic. Despite taking part in the team's shootaround earlier Tuesday, Rose missed the game with sprained ankles. Rose was injured in last Friday's loss to the Cavaliers. Meanwhile, Joakim Noah also missed the game with the flu.