Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/31/13
MILWAUKEE -- There would be no comeback this time. After surrendering double-digits leads in their last two losses against Milwaukee, the Chicago Bulls put a halt to every attempt at a surge Wednesday, holding on to beat the Bucks 104-88 at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. Nate Robinson scored 16 of his game-high 24 points in the second quarter, and five other Bulls players scored in double digits. Chicago's Jimmy Butler, who played in Milwaukee while at Marquette, scored 18 points and had six rebounds. Taj Gibson finished with 14 points, and Luol Deng and Joakim Noah each scored 12 for Chicago (28-17). Deng grabbed 13 rebounds, and Noah pulled down 12. Chicago's defense was also clicking, holding Milwaukee to just 41.5 percent from the field and forcing 19 turnovers, which the Bulls converted into 24 points. "I liked our toughness," Chicago coach Tom Thibodeau said. "I thought we showed some mental toughness and some fight and got back to make some hustle plays. I thought K...
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