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Bulls rally to beat Clippers 105-89 and improve to 6-0 on road for 1st time in 18 years

  • Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah, left, grabs a rebound away from Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, in Los Angeles.  (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah, left, grabs a rebound away from Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)  (The Associated Press)

  • Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler, right, puts up a shot as Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, in Los Angeles.  (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler, right, puts up a shot as Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)  (The Associated Press)

  • Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah, right, puts up a shot as Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, in Los Angeles.  (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah, right, puts up a shot as Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)  (The Associated Press)

Jimmy Butler led six players in double figures with 22 points, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Los Angeles Clippers 105-89 Monday night to improve to 6-0 on the road for the first time since 1996-97.

Taj Gibson had 20 points starting in place of the injured Pau Gasol, Mike Dunleavy Jr. added 19 points and Joakim Noah had 11 points and 16 rebounds. The Bulls remained the NBA's only undefeated road team while opening a season-long, seven-game trip without the injured Derrick Rose.

Jamal Crawford led the Clippers with 24 points off the bench, and Blake Griffin added 19 points and 10 rebounds. DeAndre Jordan had 10 points and 17 rebounds. Griffin was just 5 of 10 from the free throw line, where the Clippers were 10 of 22.

Butler was coming off a career-high 32-points in a loss to Indiana. He made 9 of 10 free throws, had eight assists and six rebounds.