Orlando Magic vs. Chicago Bulls 11/6/12: Video Highlights and Recap

Ryan RudnanskySenior Writer INovember 7, 2012

The Orlando Magic made it close in Chicago, but the Bulls eventually pulled away to emerge with a 99-93 victory on Tuesday night.

Joakim Noah posted 20 points, nine rebounds, four assists and five blocks, while Luol Deng added 23 points, eight rebounds and four assists.

For the complete box score, check out NBA.com.

It was a back-and-forth contest throughout. Orlando had a three-point lead over Chicago after one half, but the Bulls outscored the Magic by one point in the third quarter to put them in position to come back at the end. They scored 30 points in the final frame.

Magic forward Glen Davis had a forgettable performance, going 7-of-22 from the floor while posting a minus-eight and getting blocked five times.

 

Player of the Game: Joakim Noah, Chicago Bulls

Noah was everywhere on Tuesday night, as he has been all season. With the loss of Derrick Rose due to injury, the 27-year-old center has been needed. He stepped up on Tuesday, on both sides of the ball. 

 

Up Next for Magic

Orlando visits the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday. The Timberwolves are 2-1 this season, riding high after a come-from-behind 107-96 victory over the Brooklyn Nets.

 

Up Next for Bulls

Chicago hosts the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday. Oklahoma City's Kevin Martin is an early contender for the Sixth Man of the Year award this season.

 

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