Minneapolis, MN (Sports Network) - Larry Hughes scored 21 points before leaving in the third quarter with a dislocated right shoulder, as the Chicago Bulls topped the Minnesota Timberwolves, 85-75, in preseason action.
Derrick Rose finished with 17 points and six assists for the Bulls, who wrap up their preseason slate on Friday against Milwaukee. Andres Nocioni had 12 points and six rebounds off the bench, while Aaron Gray grabbed 10 boards in the win.
Al Jefferson and Rashad McCants each scored 19 for Minnesota, which also wraps up its preseason schedule against the Bucks, but on Thursday. Jefferson brought down 11 rebounds for the T'Wolves, while Randy Foye added 12 points.
Hughes left the game late in the third stanza after crashing into Minnesota's Mike Miller, but had his shoulder popped back into place.