Noah finished with 13 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists in 34 minutes. He was headed for his fourth triple-double of the season, but sat down with about three minutes left because of the lopsided score.
Kirk Hinrich scored 19 points for Chicago, going five for six on three-pointers,
The Rockets have dropped two in a row. Reserve guard
at Atlanta 102, Milwaukee 97:
Jeff Teague added 22 points, including eight in the final period when the struggling teams traded the lead several times. Atlanta went ahead for good, 90-89, when Korver made a three-pointer with 2:15 left.
Both teams entered the contest having lost 14 of their previous 16 games. The Hawks (28-35) have plummeted to the No. 8 spot in the Eastern Conference standings. They lead the surging Knicks (26-40), who have won five in a row, by 3 1/2 games for the final playoff spot.