Hawks react at the end and beat Bulls

Hawks react at the end and beat Bulls

Bogdan Bogdanovic hit a 3-pointer with 1:41 remaining to help the Atlanta Hawks take the lead and beat the Chicago Bulls 130-124 on Thursday.

Trae Young had 39 points for Atlanta.

After Bogdanovic’s triple made the score 119-118. DeMar DeRozan fumbled for Chicago and Young extended the lead with a pair of 3-pointers in the final 1:12.

Yung had 13 assists and made seven of his 10 3-pointers, as well as all 10 of his free throws. Serbian Bogdanovic finished with 20 points.

The Hawks prevented the Bulls from completing a four-game season series sweep against Atlanta. Chicago, which is fighting for the first place in the Eastern Conference, suffered its third consecutive loss. DeRozan and Zach LaVine each had 22 points for the Bulls. Nikola Vucevic had 21 points and 11 rebounds.

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