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Bucks hold off Bulls 96-93 behind Bogut's double double

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MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Andrew Bogut had 27 points, 13 rebounds and six blocked shots, and Michael Redd added 24 points to rally the Milwaukee Bucks past the Chicago Bulls, 96-93 on Friday night to extend their winning streak to three games.

Redd had 14 points and Bogut added eight in the final 7:09 as Milwaukee improved to 11-1 when its 7-footer scores at least 17 points.

Chicago had a chance to tie as time expired. John Salmons inbounded to Luol Deng, who passed it back to Salmons. Salmons went up for a shot, but sent it back to Deng, who missed an open 27-footer as time expired.

Derrick Rose scored 25 points and Joakim Noah had 10 points and 18 rebounds, but the Bulls dropped their third straight after a four-game winning streak.

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