CHICAGO, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- Nate Robinson came off the bench to pump in 18 points Saturday, sparking the Chicago Bulls to an 87-80 victory over Minnesota.
The Bulls improved to 6-0 in their last six meeting against the Timberwolves with the help of Joakim Noah, who put in 17 points and grabbed seven rebounds.
Luol Deng turned in an all-around game with 16 points, seven boards and four assists for the Bulls.
The Timberwolves, meanwhile, saw their three-game winning streak snapped despite 18 points and eight rebounds from Nikola Pekovic.
Minnesota's Andrei Kirilenko helped out with 11 points, 12 boards and seven assists.