The overlapping NBA and NFL seasons never allowed Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau to meet Lovie Smith, but he has admired from afar the work the former Bears coach has done.
At this early juncture of the regular season, it seems like every other team across the NBA is in panic mode.
Doc Rivers said before Monday nights tilt with the Bulls that he hoped his Celtics team could play a solid, 48-minute game.
Judging by his statisticsfive points on 1-for-4 shooting from the field and 3-for-4 from the foul line, two assists and three reboundsMarquis Teague didnt have a major impact on Monday nights game.
Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo is in the midst of a historic assist streak that has put him in the same category as Magic Johnson and John Stockton.