MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Chris Richard scored 17 points and grabbed 13
rebounds to help the Chicago Bulls hold on to a 99-94 preseason victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night.
John Salmons added 16 points while Joakim Noah and Luol Deng each finished with 14 points for the Bulls, who won on back-to-back nights.
Ramon Sessions and Jonny Flynn each scored 13 points for the Timberwolves. Minnesota's Kevin Love scored 12 points and grabbed
For much of the game, the Bulls (4-1) held a double-digit lead over the Wolves, but that vanished down the stretch and Chicago needed several key plays from rookie James Johnson in the final minutes to secure the victory.