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Now that the Chicago Bulls have snapped their four-game losing streak, they’ll be looking for a little revenge when they visit the Atlanta Hawks for the second time in 10 days on Wednesday.

The Bulls defeated the host Miami Heat 113-103 on Tuesday and will look to even the score against the Hawks, who have begun their latest slump. On December 11, the Hawks beat the Bulls 123-122 in overtime when Atlanta rookie AJ ​​Griffin scored in the final seconds. The Bulls have lost seven of their last 10 games.

Griffin became the first rookie since Chicago’s Toni Kukoc (1993-94) and the first Hawks player in 25 years to hit multiple game-winning shots in a season.

Atlanta made it two straight with a 126-125 road win over the Orlando Magic on Monday, but continues to struggle in road games in which it holds a big lead. The Hawks led by 12 points with 3:05 left in the game against Orlando, but gave up the lead with 13 unanswered points.

Atlanta was able to save the game when Dejounte Murray was fouled and made two free throws with 1.3 seconds left.

“Of course we’re going to win,” Hawks coach Nate McMillan said. “But we know we have to be better and we have to finish better to keep winning dance games.”

Trae Young scored 37 points, his second straight 30-point performance, but was fouled on a long 3-pointer to give the Falcons a 124-112 lead. The technical appeared to halt Atlanta’s momentum, and Young committed a turnover and missed three shots after that, helping Orlando’s momentum.

“That game was in our hands,” McMillan said. “You just have to execute, understand what you have to do, what plays you need to run and finish the game … defend, do the things that got you ahead in the fourth down … not just sit back and play. it’s like it’s game over.”

The Bulls bounced back on Tuesday from a 150-126 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves in Minneapolis on Sunday. It was the fourth-most points given up by Chicago in regulation and the most since the Bulls allowed 152 points against the Detroit Pistons on Nov. 3, 1982.

“It’s always great to win, but it’s more about how you play,” Chicago coach Billy Donovan said after the win in Miami. “How you play as a group and how you play as a team. It was great to see their hard work as I felt they put a lot of effort into the game.”

Nikola Vucevic had 29 points and 12 rebounds for his 14th double-double, DeMar DeRozan had 24 points and Zach LaVine had 21 against the Heat.

“It was good to win, a little bit of that positive feeling, especially after that very heavy, terrible defeat,” said Vucevic. “It was necessary. Hopefully we can learn from it.”

Chicago’s Derrick Jones Jr. left Tuesday’s game in the third quarter with a sprained left ankle and did not return.

Atlanta’s Clint Capela (right calf strain) will miss his third straight game on Wednesday.

— Field level media

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