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Hamilton, Nuggets top Bulls

Denver, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - Jordan Hamilton had 17 points off the bench to lead six scorers in double figures and the Denver Nuggets defeated the Chicago Bulls 97-87 on Thursday.

J.J. Hickson scored 14 with nine rebounds, Kenneth Faried netted 12 points with 11 boards and Randy Foye and Ty Lawson finished with 12 and 10 points, respectively, for Denver, which hasn't lost to Chicago at home since Feb. 8, 2006.

Derrick Rose led Chicago with 19 points and four assists in 33 minutes and Carlos Boozer and Mike Dunleavy both chipped in with 15 points in the setback.

11/22 01:27:24 ET