Jrue Holiday scored 26 points, Lou Williams added 20 and the Philadelphia 76ers beat Chicago 109-92 on Tuesday night to even their first-round series in the Bulls’ first game since Derrick Rose’s season-ending knee injury.
The Bulls won Saturday’s game, but they have lost their point guard for the rest of the season.
The Bulls have won home court advantage for the first round in the Eastern Conference playoffs, with the Miami Heat having lost Tuesday night.
Doc Rivers had some harsh words for the Celtics after blowing a halftime lead, and Gresh and Zo applaud the coach for giving the team a wake up call.
Celtics head coach Doc Rivers was not a happy camper after Boston’s 93-86 loss to the Bulls on Thursday night.
Even without the league’s reigning MVP for a major part of the season, the Chicago Bulls have kept up their winning ways.
Teh Celtics win over the Heat gave them confidence they can play with the best in the NBA, but now they need to prove it again, and again, and again on a crucial stretch that kicks off Wednesday night.
WBZ’s Dan Roche is in for Gresh as they start off the show debating whether or not the Boston Celtics need to make trades before the deadline.
Carlos Boozer and Luol Deng each scored 23 points, and the Chicago Bulls escaped with an 89-80 victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday night after blowing a 16-point lead.
The Boston Celtics begin a five-game road trip (with the All-Star Break in the middle) Thursday night against the Bulls in Chicago.