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Butler, McDermott lead Bulls to 105-95 win over Bucks in Hoiberg's coaching debut


CHICAGO — and scored 23 points each to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 105-95 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday night, making new coach a winner in his preseason debut.

Bucks: had a team-high 20 points on 8-for-14 shooting. . had 12 points.

Bulls: Butler was 7 for 12 from the field in 25 minutes. . McDermott, who was 0 for 5 from the field in the first half, scored all his points in the second half on 8-for-14 shooting. . had 18 points and eight rebounds.

Star watch: (left orbital fracture) and (rest) didn't play for Chicago. ... Milwaukee's , recovering from ACL surgery last December, won't play in a preseason game until at least next week, according to coach .

Up next: Chicago faces Denver on Thursday in Boulder, Colorado. ... Milwaukee hosts Detroit on Saturday.

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PHOTO: Milwaukee Bucks' Johnny O'Bryant, (77), shoots against Chicago Bulls' Aaron Brooks (0), and Bobby Portis (5), during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)
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