Irving scores season-high 54, Nets beat Bulls 133-118

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NEW YORK (AP) - Kyrie Irving scored a season-high 54 points, making all 10 shots in the first half and 19 of 23 for the game, to lead the Brooklyn Nets to a 133-118 victory over the Chicago Bulls.

Irving’s previous season high was 50 against the Minnesota Timberwolves in the season-opening 127-126 loss on Oct. 23. Irving is the first player in Nets franchise history to score 45 points in three games in a single season.

Chicago, which trailed by as much as 21, fell to 19-32. Zach LaVine led the Bulls with 22. 

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1/31/2020 11:31:26 PM (GMT -5:00)