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Rose scores 32 points in 31 minutes, leads Bulls to 103-98 victory over Pacers

  • Chicago Bulls forward Carlos Boozer (5) looks to the basket as Indiana Pacers center Ian Mahinmi (28) guards during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game in Chicago on Friday, Oct. 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)The Associated Press

  • Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose (1) goes up for a shot against Indiana Pacers guard George Hill (3) during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game in Chicago on Friday, Oct. 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)The Associated Press

  • Indiana Pacers guard Paul George (24), left, shoots as Chicago Bulls center Nazr Mohammed (48) guards during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game in Chicago on Friday, Oct. 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)The Associated Press

  • Indiana Pacers guard Paul George (24), left, shoots over Chicago Bulls forward Erik Murphy (31) during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game in Chicago on Friday, Oct. 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)The Associated Press

Derrick Rose scored 32 points, including eight in the final three minutes, and Luol Deng added 22 as the Chicago Bulls remained unbeaten this preseason with a 103-98 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday night.

Rose, who played 31 minutes, also had nine assists and was 9 for 15 from the field, including 4 for 7 from 3-point range, as the Bulls improved to 5-0.

Paul George led the Pacers (0-5) with 22 points.

The Bulls were without Jimmy Butler (left knee contusion) and Joakim Noah (right groin strain). Noah will be shut down for a week in hopes that the rest will clear up the injury that has bothered him since early in training camp.