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Markkanen, Dunn lead Bulls over Wizards 126-120 in OT

CHICAGO (AP) The fading Washington Wizards were going against a struggling team missing two of its top players. It's fair to say their latest loss had a little extra sting.

Lauri Markkanen had 32 points and 13 rebounds, Kris Dunn scored a season-high 26 - including eight in overtime - to go with 13 assists, and the short-handed Chicago Bulls beat the Wizards 126-120 on Wednesday night.

''They were hungry,'' Washington's Bradley Beal said. ''When you have a team like that - guys who, a lot of them weren't on the team last year, weren't on the team early in the year. Guys who don't have deals; they're hungry. They want to play and they're taking advantage of their opportunity and kicked our (butt).''

Markkanen nailed five 3-pointers, including a key shot beyond the arc in overtime. Dunn hit two 3's in OT, and converted a pair of free throws near the end to make it a six-point game.

Shaquille Harrison scored 18. Cristiano Felicio added 15 points, and the Bulls won their second straight after dropping five in a row, despite leading scorer Zach LaVine (bruised right thigh, right knee tendinitis) and Otto Porter Jr. (strained right rotator cuff) not playing because of injuries.

Jabari Parker led Washington with 28 points against his former team. Beal scored 27 and hit the tying jumper in the closing seconds of regulation. But the Wizards went 0 for 6 from the field in OT, losing for the third time in four games.

''They didn't get a field goal?'' Dunn said. ''That's what I like to hear. That's what I like to hear. Great team defense.''

Tied at 113 through four quarters, the Bulls went on an 8-2 run to start overtime, with Robin Lopez hitting two foul shots and Dunn nailing two 3-pointers. It was 121-117 with a minute left when Dunn missed two free throws.

Beal then missed the first and made the final two free throws after getting fouled on a 3, cutting the lead to two. But Markkanen nailed a 3 from the top of the key to make it 124-119 with 32.3 seconds remaining.

Parker then put up an airball on the second attempt after making the first free throw, and Dunn hit two foul shots to make it 126-120 with 19.5 seconds left.

GOING TO OT

The game was the second between the teams since the deal that sent Porter to the Bulls for Parker and Bobby Portis on Feb. 6. The Wizards beat the Bulls 134-125 three days later in Chicago, with Beal scoring 31.

This one went to overtime after Beal hit a baseline jumper to tie it with 2.4 seconds left. Markkanen then inbounded to Robin Lopez at the top of the key following a timeout. The Bulls wanted their star to get the ball back, but the Wizards took away that option.

Lopez was unable to get a shot off before the buzzer, sending the game to overtime.

OUCH

Markkanen insisted a blow to the face he took from Portis in the final minute of regulation while trying to score down low was unintentional.

Markkanen made two free throws to extend the Bulls' lead to 112-109 with 50 seconds left. Portis got called for a flagrant foul.

''I actually haven't seen the play yet, but I don't believe it was intentional,'' Markkanen said. ''I don't think he's like that. The thing about Bobby is that he just always plays so hard so stuff happens.''

TIP-INS

Wizards: Portis had 15 points. ... Parker has 10 straight games with 15 or more points.

Bulls: Porter missed his second consecutive game. Coach Jim Boylen said an MRI showed no structural damage, but was not sure when his player will return. Porter expects to return this season from the injury, which occurred during the game at Sacramento on Sunday.

UP NEXT

Wizards: Host Denver on Thursday.

Bulls: Host Utah on Saturday.

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Key Players
B. Beal
3 SG
Z. LaVine
8 PG
34.5 Min. Per Game 34.5
23.7 Pts. Per Game 23.7
4.5 Ast. Per Game 4.5
4.7 Reb. Per Game 4.7
47.5 Field Goal % 46.7
47.5 Three Point % 46.7
82.0 Free Throw % 83.2
  Backcourt turnover on Bradley Beal 0:12
  Personal foul on Tomas Satoransky 0:19
  CHI team rebound 0:25
+ 1 Jabari Parker made 1st of 2 free throws 0:25
  Shooting foul on Shaquille Harrison 0:25
+ 3 Lauri Markkanen made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Kris Dunn 0:32
+ 1 Bradley Beal made 3rd of 3 free throws 0:44
  WAS team rebound 0:44
  Shooting foul on Shaquille Harrison 0:44
  Defensive rebound by Jabari Parker 0:57
  Kris Dunn missed 2nd of 2 free throws 1:00
Team Stats
Points 120 126
Field Goals 44-93 (47.3%) 50-106 (47.2%)
3-Pointers 14-42 (33.3%) 12-23 (52.2%)
Free Throws 18-23 (78.3%) 14-17 (82.4%)
Total Rebounds 55 58
Offensive 12 15
Defensive 38 33
Team 5 10
Assists 25 29
Steals 10 10
Blocks 9 2
Turnovers 16 13
Fouls 22 16
Technicals 1 0
27 PTS, 7 REB, 7 AST
K. Dunn PG 32
26 PTS, 6 REB, 13 AST
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away team logo Wizards 30-42 283221327120
home team logo Bulls 21-52 3525252813126
Team Stats
away team logo Wizards 30-42 PPG RPG APG
home team logo Bulls 21-52 PPG RPG APG
Key Players
J. Parker PF PPG RPG APG FG%
L. Markkanen PF 18.7 PPG 9.0 RPG 1.4 APG 43.0 FG%
Top Scorers
J. Parker PF 28 PTS 6 REB 3 AST
L. Markkanen PF 32 PTS 13 REB 5 AST
47.3 FG% 47.2
33.3 3PT FG% 52.2
78.3 FT% 82.4
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB +/- FPTS
B. Beal 27 7 7 7/19 2/9 11/15 4 43 3 2 6 2 5 -12 47
T. Satoransky 16 5 7 7/11 2/5 0/0 4 38 3 0 3 1 4 -1 35
B. Portis 15 5 3 6/17 1/6 2/2 5 37 0 2 0 3 2 -4 28
J. Green 10 5 1 4/10 2/8 0/0 3 22 1 1 1 1 4 -4 18
T. Ariza 6 2 2 2/4 2/3 0/0 0 14 0 0 0 0 2 -9 12
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB +/- FPTS
B. Beal 27 7 7 7/19 2/9 11/15 4 43 3 2 6 2 5 -12 47
T. Satoransky 16 5 7 7/11 2/5 0/0 4 38 3 0 3 1 4 -1 35
B. Portis 15 5 3 6/17 1/6 2/2 5 37 0 2 0 3 2 -4 28
J. Green 10 5 1 4/10 2/8 0/0 3 22 1 1 1 1 4 -4 18
T. Ariza 6 2 2 2/4 2/3 0/0 0 14 0 0 0 0 2 -9 12
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB +/- FPTS
J. Parker 28 6 3 11/18 3/5 3/4 2 38 1 2 2 2 4 -1 41
T. Brown Jr. 9 10 2 3/5 1/3 2/2 2 29 1 0 2 3 7 -3 22
T. Bryant 5 6 0 2/2 1/1 0/0 0 15 0 2 1 0 6 -2 12
C. Randle 4 2 0 2/5 0/1 0/0 1 15 1 0 1 0 2 0 6
W. Johnson 0 2 0 0/2 0/1 0/0 0 9 0 0 0 0 2 +6 2
J. Wall - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
S. Dekker - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. McRae - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
D. Robinson - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
D. Howard - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
I. Mahinmi - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 120 50 25 44/93 14/42 18/23 22 260 10 9 16 12 38 -30 223
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB +/- FPTS
L. Markkanen 32 13 5 12/21 5/8 3/3 2 37 0 1 1 4 9 +12 55
K. Dunn 26 6 13 10/24 3/7 3/5 5 39 2 0 2 0 6 +9 58
S. Harrison 18 6 0 7/13 1/1 3/3 5 39 4 0 1 1 5 +14 27
R. Lopez 8 2 1 3/7 0/0 2/2 0 31 0 0 2 2 0 +16 10
A. Blakeney 2 4 1 1/4 0/0 0/0 0 23 0 0 1 0 4 +10 7
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB +/- FPTS
L. Markkanen 32 13 5 12/21 5/8 3/3 2 37 0 1 1 4 9 +12 55
K. Dunn 26 6 13 10/24 3/7 3/5 5 39 2 0 2 0 6 +9 58
S. Harrison 18 6 0 7/13 1/1 3/3 5 39 4 0 1 1 5 +14 27
R. Lopez 8 2 1 3/7 0/0 2/2 0 31 0 0 2 2 0 +16 10
A. Blakeney 2 4 1 1/4 0/0 0/0 0 23 0 0 1 0 4 +10 7
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB +/- FPTS
C. Felicio 15 6 1 7/11 0/0 1/1 1 20 1 1 2 4 2 -4 23
T. Luwawu-Cabarrot 13 4 3 5/9 3/5 0/0 2 26 2 0 0 2 2 -9 25
R. Arcidiacono 7 3 3 3/7 0/1 1/2 0 26 0 0 1 0 3 -4 15
W. Selden Jr. 5 4 2 2/10 0/1 1/1 1 20 1 0 3 2 2 -14 11
D. Valentine - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
O. Porter Jr. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Z. LaVine - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Sampson - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
R. Alkins - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
W. Carter Jr. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. Hutchison - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 126 48 29 50/106 12/23 14/17 16 261 10 2 13 15 33 +30 231