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Bulls win 3rd in row, cool off Melo-less Knicks

Bulls win 3rd in row, cool off Melo-less Knicks

ESPN.com Updated Dec 8, 2012
Marco Belinelli and Luol Deng scored 22 points apiece as the Chicago Bulls beat the Knicks 93-85 on Saturday night, snapping New York's five-game winning streak.
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  • Anthony Will Sit for a Second Straight Game

    Anthony Will Sit for a Second Straight Game

    nytimes.com Dec 8, 2012
    A deep cut on Carmelo Anthony's left middle finger will keep him out of the Knicks' game Saturday against the Bulls. He hopes to return Sunday night against Denver.
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  • Melo out for Knicks-Bulls with lacerated finger

    Melo out for Knicks-Bulls with lacerated finger

    ESPN.com Dec 8, 2012
    The New York Knicks won't have Carmelo Anthony in the lineup on Saturday.
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  • CHALK TALK: Bears will go all-out again to stop Vikings’ Jared …

    CHALK TALK: Bears will go all-out again to stop Vikings’ Jared Allen

    suntimes.com Dec 8, 2012
    In an effort to contain defensive end Jared Allen, the Bears threw the kitchen sink at him when they played the Minnesota Vikings two weeks ago. They double-teamed him with a tight end, chipped him with running backs and receivers, used quick, three-ste…
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  • Bears' Brandon Marshall chasing history

    Bears' Brandon Marshall chasing history

    ESPN.com Dec 8, 2012
    Chicago Bears receiver Brandon Marshall is averaging 7.6 receptions per game this season. So with a slightly better-than-average performance Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings, Marshall could achieve some hefty milestones with plenty of room to spare.…
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  • Under Lovie Smith, the stretch has never been Bears’ time

    Under Lovie Smith, the stretch has never been Bears’ time

    suntimes.com Dec 8, 2012
    Lovie Smith’s glass is still half-full. He doesn’t seem to realize that a month ago, it was three-quarters-full. It’s almost as if the Bears’ best chance to make the playoffs with enough momentum to be a factor is Smith’s resolute belief that th
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  • Video - Bulls Stop Knicks without Carmelo 00:43

    Bulls Stop Knicks without Carmelo

    Dec 8
    Knicks' five-game win streak comes to an end with 93-85 loss to the Bulls.