Trailing 77-75 in the fourth quarter, Battier hit four straight
3-pointers in a 3-minute span for a 12-1 run. His fourth 3 gave
Memphis an 87-78 lead with 4:17 remaining.
Jones shot 4-for-5 from 3-point range and scored all 17 of his
points in the first half. Pau Gasol had 14 points, nine rebounds
and nine assists for Memphis (5-2), which received double-figure
scoring from all of its starters.
Darius Songaila scored 19 points for Chicago, and Michael
Sweetney added 15 points in a reserve role.
Ben Gordon was held to just three points in 19 minutes for the
Chicago's Tim Thomas, who was listed as questionable, missed his
fourth straight preseason game for Chicago with a sprained left