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NBA: Celtics avenge loss to Bulls, Jayson Tatum scores 36 factors

NBA: Celtics avenge loss to Bulls, Jayson Tatum scores 36 factors


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Jayson Tatum #0 of the Boston Celtics greets DeMar DeRozan #11 of the Chicago Bulls after their sport, Tatums son Duece, proper involves greet his dad at TD Backyard on November 4, 2022 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photograph By Winslow Townson/Getty Photographs)

Jayson Tatum ran up a team-high 36 factors, Sam Hauser and Derrick White buried key fourth-quarter 3-pointers and the Boston Celtics avenged a current loss to the Chicago Bulls with a 123-119 home-court win on Friday.

Malcolm Brogdon chipped in with 25 factors and Jaylen Brown added 16 for the Celtics, who had misplaced three of their earlier 4, together with a 120-102 setback at Chicago on Oct. 24.

DeMar DeRozan had a season-best 46 factors in defeat for the Bulls, who led by as many as eight late within the first quarter earlier than progressively watching their two-game profitable streak finish.

The guests have been inside 93-87 getting into the ultimate interval earlier than they went greater than 4 minutes with no level.

In the meantime, Hauser buried his 3-pointer, sandwiched by hoops from Tatum and Grant Williams, because the Celtics used a 7-0 run to go up 100-87.

The Bulls by no means caught up, however a 3-pointer by Nikola Vucevic bought them as shut as 109-103 with 4:10 to play. When Vucevic sank one other trey a little bit greater than two minutes later, out of the blue it was only a four-point sport with 1:55 to go.

DeRozan continued a busy evening on the free-throw line by making a pair to shut the hole to 114-112 with 1:24 remaining, however White nailed his back-breaking 3-pointer on Boston’s subsequent possession to provide the Celtics a late cushion.

Each Tatum and DeRozan padded their level totals with massive video games on the free-throw line, Tatum going 17-for-20 and DeRozan 20-for-22.

The distinction was that the Celtics have been awarded 19 different foul photographs, making 15, whereas the Bulls bought to the road simply three extra occasions, hitting two.

Tatum additionally discovered time for team-high totals in rebounds (12) and assists (six). The double-double was his second in a row and third of the season.

Marcus Good added 12 factors and Al Horford 11 for the Celtics, who took benefit of 17 Chicago turnovers to build up 21 of their factors.

DeRozan shot 13-for-23 for the Bulls, who misplaced regardless of hitting at a 51.8 % clip. The Celtics weren’t far behind at 49.4 %.

Vucevic completed with 24 factors and 12 rebounds for Chicago, whereas Zach LaVine chipped in with 16 factors and Ayo Dosunmu had 11.


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