SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 25: (L-R) John Wall #11 and DeMarcus Cousins #15 of the Kentucky Wildcats react late in the second half against the Cornell Big Red during the east regional semifinal of the 2010 NCAA men's basketball tournament at the Carrier Dome on March 25, 2010 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

John Wall and DeMarcus Cousins made their debut with the Houston Rockets and led their team past the Chicago Bulls in preseason opener (125-104).

Wall played for the first time since December 2018, while Cousins returned to the court after Game 1 of the 2019 NBA Finals.

Wall and Cousins combined for 27 points in the game, with the versatile guard having 13 points (6/10 shooting), nine assists and five rebounds and the Rockets big man adding 14 points (5/7 shooting) and seven boards.