NBA: Houston 99, Chicago 93

April 2, 2012 at 11:14 PM

CHICAGO, April 2 (UPI) -- Goran Dragic netted 21 points Monday and Houston beat Chicago 99-93, sending the Bulls to a second straight defeat for the first time this season.

Luis Scola provided 18 points, 12 rebounds and six assists while Chase Budinger and Courtney Lee scored 13 points each for the Rockets, who improved to 9-17 on the road.

Marcus Camby had 12 and 11 boards for Houston.

Chicago had not suffered back-to-back losses in 86 regular-season games stretching back to last season.

Richard Hamilton, returning to action after missing 14 games with a shoulder injury, committed five turnovers while scoring six points for the Bulls. Luol Deng put in 24.

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