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.