Butler contributed 22 points, eight rebounds and eight assists, while Rondo chipped in 11 points and 14 assists. Rajon Rondo looked solid in 27 minutes of work, with 12 points and six assists to his credit, but he'll have to stay out of foul trouble, as he racked up five personal fouls in Game 1. Robin Lopez added 18 points and eight boards to the win.
The Bulls' Game 1 win improved them to 8-2 SU and 7-3 ATS over their past 10 games, according to the OddsShark NBA Database, reversing a 4-10 SU run that threatened to extinguish their playoff hopes.
The Bulls controlled the inside throughout the game and forced the Celtics into shooting from the outside, where the shots stopped falling in the fourth quarter.
He led the Celtics with 33 points, hitting a layup with seven seconds left to cut Chicago's lead to 104-102 in the opening game of their first round playoff series.
There may not be another line of work that couldn't wait at least a day or two for Thomas to overcome the grief of losing his kid sister in a auto crash the day before the playoffs began. No funeral date is set, but Boston head coach Brad Stevens said the Celtics plan to attend.
"We've got some great field generals out there in these two guys (Wade and Rondo) that are helping myself and these younger guys, and to make sure they're playing hard on every possession at both ends of the floor". Serge Ibaka added 16 points for Toronto, Cory Joseph had 11 and Jonas Valanciunas added 10 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. Giannis Antetokounmpo (YAH'-nihs an-the-yuh-KUHM'-poh) had 24 points and 15 rebounds for the Bucks, who host Game 3 on Thursday.
"When I came here, in my [introductory] press conference, I said it was Jimmy Butler's team", Wade said. Have failed to score 100 points in three of their last four postseason games dating back to past year. Portis, who had a huge game in the opener, played just 9:22 and had three points and three rebounds.
However, after two games, they have a 2-0 lead and now seemingly have everything to gain.
The Celtics finished Game 1 with an offensive rating of 110.0, which is close to what their rating was during the regular season (111.1).
The series shifts to Chicago on Friday night for Game 3. This is the best team they have had in a while with Isaiah Thomas, an MVP candidate, and Al Horford, the big money free agent signing in the last offseason.
Erdogan rejected accusations that the new powers were aimed at personal gain rather than improving Turkey's political system. The head of Germany's main industrial group says the referendum in Turkey could hurt economic ties with European countries.
The court hasn't explained its reasoning in any of its one-page stay-of-execution orders for the three inmates. Supreme Court rules on a pending case involving inmates' access to independent mental health experts.
Remember the Clippers have been down this road before and it's time for them to advance to the western conference finals. And as Hayward pointed out, the Clippers will need to be better after the energy of the opening tip-off fades.
With the need for a quarterback glaring, the Browns find themselves once again trying to find their franchise signal caller. The Bears have drafted only two tight ends in the first round-Mike Ditka fifth in 1961 and Greg Olsen 31st in 2007.
The specialty apparel retailer operates 134 retail stores, 34 outlet stores and its website, according to a March press release . The store used to have a location at the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover which closed years ago.
LeBron James in the second quarter on April 20 passed Kobe Bryant for third place in the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list. Irving, Love and LeBron are averaging a combined 80.5 points, 18.0 rebounds, and 16.0 assists per game in the series .
But after meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping earlier this month, Trump concluded that "it's not so easy". As the New York Times reports , a few ships are not where the Trump White House said they were.
ET) when a vehicle stopped at 102 Champs-Elysees in front of a police van, Interior Ministry spokesman Pierre Henry Brandet said. Marine Le Pen, one of the candidates and leader of France's far-right National Front, tweeted her support of the officers.
Earlier in the week, James Mattis, the Defense Secretary, spoke in Saudi Arabia about the crisis in Yemen and Iran's role. In other areas, however, the Trump administration has appeared poised to take a far more aggressive line against Tehran .
Beltran's first Houston homer helps Astros top Angels 2-1
Morton stranded two baserunners in the first, left the bases loaded in the second and left runners on the corners in the third. Carlos Correa returns to the lineup after being hit by a pitch in the hand in the aforementioned game on Saturday in Oakland.
British parliament backs May's plan for June 8 snap election
However, on Tuesday she said she had a "change of heart" in order to bring unity within the political corridors of Britain. As we now know, Theresa May confirmed that there will be an election on June 8 following a vote in the House of Commons.
Oil spill reported on North Slope, volume unknown
Hilcorp Alaska has discovered several oil and natural-gas leaks in pipelines, but ice made had it impossible to fix the leaks. BP and other groups were still working on a response plan for the leak on Sunday, according to the report .
Trump Backs Baldwin's American-Made Construction Bill
But reviewing the " Buy America policies" does little to keep the promises Trump made to Wisconsin workers, U.S. This content is published through a licensing agreement with Acquire Media using its NewsEdge technology.
Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Given "Hold" Rating at Peel Hunt
Now 8 brokers are covering NMC Health (LON:NMC), 8 rate it "Strong Buy", 0 "Buy", 0 "Sell", 0 "Strong Sell", while 0 "Neutral". On Tuesday analysts at HSBC reiterated Barclays PLC's (LON:BARC) shares as "Buy" in a research note issued to investors.
Juventus knock FC Barcelona out of Champions League
However, I'd suggest that Leonardo Jardim would least like to face Juventus , the best balanced team left in the tournament. Kwadwo Asamoah (N/A): Came on in the 88th minute to really help pin back the Barcelona defense.
Conte committed and Chelsea fit as they close in on title
I was disappointed with what happened after the game [at Chelsea on Wednesday] but I immediately saw what we have done to improve. They travel to Bournemouth this weekend for Saturday's late game, while Tottenham host Watford in the 12.30pm kick-off.