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CHICAGO -- Marco Belinelli scored 17 points in his return to a reserve role and the Chicago Bulls snapped a two-game losing streak by beating Washington 87-77 on Saturday at the United Center. Belinelli had started the previous 12 games in place of Richard Hamilton, who returned Saturday from a torn plantar fascia in his left foot. Hamilton looked reasonably sharp, hitting 4 of 9 shots for 9 points in 14 minutes. Carlos Boozer contributed 15 points and 12 rebounds for the Bulls, while Luol Deng added 11 points. Washington captured its fourth win of the season on Friday against Orlando but played Saturday without top scorer Jordan Crawford, who was sidelined by a sore ankle. Still, the Wizards made the Bulls work hard for this win. The visitors were within 79-76 with 5:19 left after Emeka Okafor tipped in a missed free throw by teammate Shelvin Mack. Belinelli answered with a 3-pointer and Washington scored its final point of the game on Nene's free throw at the 4:47 ma...
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