Zach LaVine scored 24 points, including 11 straight in the third quarter, as the Chicago Bulls defeated the Washington Wizards 101-92 on Friday night.

Wendell Carter, Jr. had 17 points and 13 rebounds, and Lauri Markkanen added 14 points and 14 rebounds for the Bulls.

Bradley Beal led Washington with 34 points.

The Wizards played without John Wall, who was sidelined with a sore left heel. Washington coach Scott Brooks said that he found out during the morning shootaround that Wall would be unable to play, and said he would see a specialist.

Chicago took a 72-70 lead on a 3-pointer by Justin Holiday with 1:52 left in the third quarter.

LaVine, who was restricted to 30 minutes due to a recent ankle injury, scored the 11 straight points in a 2:45 stretch in the period. The outburst gave the Bulls a 99-91 lead with 33 seconds to play.

Chicago scored 100 points for just the second time in 10 games.

TIP INS

Bulls: G Brandon Sampson, who was signed to a two-way contract on Thursday, did not travel with the team. . F Bobby Portis was out for his fourth consecutive game with a sprained right ankle. When he suffered the injury, the team said he’d be out one-to-three weeks. Coach Jim Boylen said that he wouldn’t guess on a return. “We’re not going to rush him,” Boylen said. “Knowing Bobby he’ll be rushing himself.”

Wizards: Wall missed his fourth game of the season. He was in the locker room before the game, but did not comment on his condition. . F Otto Porter missed his ninth straight game with a bruised right knee. Brooks said he was getting closer to a return. . F Markieff Morris was out with a neck injury.

UP NEXT:

Bulls: Visit the Raptors on Sunday

Wizards: Host the Hornets on Saturday in their only back-to-back home games of the season.

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Washington Wizards guard Tomas Satoransky (31), of the Czech Republic, loses the ball against Chicago Bulls forward Wendell Carter Jr. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Washington Wizards guard Tomas Satoransky (31), of the Czech Republic, loses the ball against Chicago Bulls forward Wendell Carter Jr. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Chicago Bulls forward Wendell Carter Jr. (34) reaches for the ball against Washington Wizards guard Chasson Randle (9) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Chicago Bulls forward Wendell Carter Jr. (34) reaches for the ball against Washington Wizards guard Chasson Randle (9) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Washington Wizards head coach Scott Brooks gestures during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls, Friday, Dec. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Washington Wizards head coach Scott Brooks gestures during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls, Friday, Dec. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal, center, goes to the basket against Chicago Bulls guard Ryan Arcidiacono (51) and guard Shaquille Harrison, back right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal, center, goes to the basket against Chicago Bulls guard Ryan Arcidiacono (51) and guard Shaquille Harrison, back right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Chicago Bulls forward Wendell Carter Jr. (34) dunks over Washington Wizards forward Jeff Green (32) during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Chicago Bulls forward Wendell Carter Jr. (34) dunks over Washington Wizards forward Jeff Green (32) during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Washington Wizards guard Tomas Satoransky (31), of the Czech Republic, dribbles the ball against Chicago Bulls forward Lauri Markkanen, left, of Finland, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Washington Wizards guard Tomas Satoransky (31), of the Czech Republic, dribbles the ball against Chicago Bulls forward Lauri Markkanen, left, of Finland, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Source: The Associated Press