Celtics head coach Doc Rivers didn’t sugarcoat things following their third straight loss on Tuesday night, saying Boston is “not a good team right now.”
Joakim Noah had 11 points, 13 rebounds and a career high-tying 10 assists for his second career triple-double, and the Bulls won 100-89.
The Celtics defense has played better in recent weeks, but will be tested mightily as they start a three-game road trip on Friday night.
Celtics play-by-play man Mike Gorman joined Toucher & Rich to break down the C’s win over the Bulls on Monday night, Chris Wilcox’s role with the team, and Courtney Lee’s struggles.
Gresh & Zo are tipped things off talking about the Celtics and their win against the Bulls on Monday night. The guys discussed the the play of Chris Wilcox and limiting the play of the veterans.
While assists are his forte, Rajon Rondo did it all for Boston on Monday, helping them improve to 4-3 on the young season with a 101-95 win over the Bulls.
Rajon Rondo had 20 points, nine rebounds and 10 assists to lead the Boston Celtics to a 101-95 win over the Chicago Bulls on Monday night.
The Boston Celtics continued to roll in Summer League action Tuesday with a 79-74 win over the Chicago Bulls in Las Vegas.
Andre Iguodala made the go-ahead free throws with 2.2 seconds left and the Philadelphia 76ers rallied for a 79-78 victory over the top-seeded Chicago Bulls in Game 6 on Thursday night, advancing to the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs for the first time since 2003.
Luol Deng scored 24 points, Carlos Boozer added 19 points and 13 rebounds, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Philadelphia 76ers 77-69 on Tuesday night to avoid a first-round playoff exit.