Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/18/14
CHICAGO -- Guard Marco Belinelli keeps telling people he's more than a 3-point shooter. But when his 3-point shot is falling, clearly he's more valuable to the Chicago Bulls. Belinelli struggled during preseason before making minor strides in the past week. He finally located his long–range shooting touch on Saturday, allowing the Bulls to pull away in the fourth quarter for an 87-80 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves at the United Center. "I don't want to be just a 3-point shooter," Belinelli said in the locker room. "That's part of my game, but I want to be much better than that. The last two games, I didn't play a lot. I watched the games and think I wasn't aggressive on defense. That's the mistake I made." Guard Nate Robinson led the Bulls with 18 points, while center Joakim Noah added 17 and Luol Deng had 16. Belinelli scored nine of his 11 points in the fourth quarter. Minnesota, which never got closer than five points following Belinelli's outburst, was led by ce...
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