Jimmy Butler was one of the unsung heroes in Friday's victory over Boston, scoring six consecutive points in overtime after replacing Luol Deng who left the game with a hamstring injury.
Highlights from the Bulls' 100-99 overtime victory over the Celtics in Boston Friday night.
Joakim Noah and Kevin Garnett continued their long-running feud after the two centers got tangled up and assessed a double technical in the fourth quarter.
Marco Belinelli had been struggling throughout the night, but came through when the Bulls needed him the most, hitting the game-winner with 3.1 seconds remaining.
Marco Belinelli hit a tough shot with three seconds left in overtime as the Bulls beat the Celtics in a thrilling matchup in Boston. Carlos Boozer had 19 points and 20 rebounds in the victory.
Luol Deng re-aggravated his previous hamstring injury during the third quarter against the Celtics. If Deng needs to miss time, Jimmy Butler would likely start in his place.
Tom Thibodeau celebrated his 55th birthday yesterday, joining Doc Rivers for a meal that the Celtics' coach paid for. Boston holds a special place in Thibodeau's heart, he told the media Friday morning.
Tom Thibodeau is usually reserved about voicing his opinion on topics. But he said Friday morning that Luol Deng is deserving of a spot on this year's All-Star team, and that Joakim Noah and Carlos Boozer aren't far behind.
Luol Deng pulled a hamstring in the first quarter of Wednesday night's overtime win over the Raptors, and is listed as a game-time decision for tonight's matchup in Boston.