SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Nate Robinson replaced Kirk Hinrich in Chicago's starting lineup and had 21 points and eight assists, helping the Bulls hold off the Indiana Pacers, 97-90 at Notre Dame's Joyce Center.
Luol Deng added 17 points for the Bulls, who never trailed and finished the preseason with a 5-2 record, best in the Central Division.
Taj Gibson had nine points and 11 rebounds off the bench for Chicago.
Hinrich did not play after straining his right groin Tuesday against Oklahoma City.
Chicago led by 12 early in the fourth quarter, but the Pacers whittled it down to just three with 1:08 to play following West's three-point play. The Bulls answered with consecutive jumpers in the final minute from Richard Hamilton and Robinson, who drained a fallaway with 18 seconds left that just beat the shot clock.
The Bulls led by as many as 15 points in the first quarter. Indiana got the lead down to 52-43 by halftime, thanks to 10 points off the bench from Ian Mahinmi, who finished with 14.
The Clippers lost point guard Austin Rivers early in the first quarter after he took an elbow to the face, causing him to bleed profusely. Rivers received stitches and is probable to return.
Towards the end of the fourth quarter, a Hornets fan referred to as "The Purple Shirt Man" taunts Dwyane Wade along the sidelines.
The Pacers go on a 32-5 run in the second half, get 21 points from Paul George and roll past the Raptors 101-83 to extend the series to Game 7.