Monta Ellis netted a game-high 26 points, and 91 decision, giving Mark Jackson his first career win as a head coach.

Stephen Curry chipped in 21 points, 10 assists and seven rebounds, but limped off in the fourth quarter after aggravating an ankle injury.

Curry had just four points during Sunday's loss to the Clippers, but Golden State bounced back by forcing 20 Chicago turnovers

Derrick Rose beat the Lakers on Sunday with a game-winner in the closing seconds, but shot just 4-of-17 from the floor in Monday's 13-point effort.

Luol Deng tallied 22 points and 10 rebounds in Chicago's second of four straight games in California to open the season.