The New Orleans Pelicans, thumped at home by Milwaukee, responded two nights later in Chicago.
Zion Williamson scored 21 points, and New Orleans got 63 points from its bench in a 125-119 win over the Bulls.
JJ Redick had 18 points for New Orleans.
The Pelicans did lose All-star forward Brandon Ingram in the third quarter with an ankle sprain. He did not return.
The Pelicans climbed to 21 wins, 31 losses on the season. 11 of the New Orleans victories have come on the road.
The Pelicans play at Indiana Saturday night.