Gasol hits career-high 46

– Pau Gasol had a career-high 46 points to go along with 18 rebounds and the Chicago Bulls rolled to a 95-87 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night.

Gasol was 17-for-30 from the field in the opener of a three-game Bulls homestand.

The Bulls were coming off a pair of bad losses to Utah and Washington, in which they shot a combined 36 percent from the field.

Brandon Knight scored 20 points for Milwaukee. Jared Dudley had 15 points.


• BAD MATH: Kemba Walker (28 points) topped 25 for the fifth game in a row as the Charlotte Hornets handed the host Knicks their 15th loss in a row, 110-82.

•SECOND-HALF WIND: Brandon Jennings scored all 18 of his points in the second half as the host Detroit Pistons beat the Nets 98-93.

•OVERDRIVE: Michael Carter-Williams' layup with 9.2 seconds left gave the 76ers a 93-92 victory over Indiana.