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NBA Playoffs: Round One So Far - WRUF;

NBA Playoffs: Round One So Far - WRUF

WRUFNBA Playoffs: Round One So FarWRUFApr 16, 2017; Boston, MA, USA; Chicago Bulls forward Jimmy Butler (21) is congratulated by teammates after their 106-102 win over the Boston Celtics in game one of the first round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: Winslow ...and more »

Bulls' Three Alphas reunited and reveling in newfound chemistry - Chicago Tribune

Bulls' Three Alphas reunited and reveling in newfound chemistryChicago TribuneBack in late January, nobody could've envisioned the scene from late Tuesday inside TD Garden. Rajon Rondo, Jimmy Butler and Dwyane Wade—the Three Alphas—descended from their postgame podium session with reporters, all smiles and serenity.and more »

Chicago-Boston: GIF Breakdown of the Celtics' Nightmare 0-2 NBA Playoff Start - HERO Sports (blog)

Chicago-Boston: GIF Breakdown of the Celtics' Nightmare 0-2 NBA Playoff StartHERO Sports (blog)Maddie Meyer/Getty ImagesBoston coach Brad Stevens adequately sums up the feelings of Celtics fans everywhere. Jeff Ames @stockames12. Last Updated - Apr 19, 2017 08:27. I'm stunned. Baffled. The No. 8 seed Chicago Bulls are completely decimating ...and more »

Rajon Rondo fuels Bulls' playoff resurgence — and it doesn't end with him - Chicago Tribune;

Rajon Rondo fuels Bulls' playoff resurgence — and it doesn't end with him - Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneRajon Rondo fuels Bulls' playoff resurgence — and it doesn't end with himChicago TribuneSeldom has a Chicago athlete revealed a wider gap between perception and reality than Bulls guard Rajon Rondo has this year. Rondo's reputation as a surly coach killer preceded him into town last summer. Signing Rondo felt like the Bulls lighting a ...and more »

Avery Bradley: Rajon Rondo told teammates Celtics 'gave up' in Game 2 - Boston Herald;

Avery Bradley: Rajon Rondo told teammates Celtics 'gave up' in Game 2 - Boston Herald

Boston HeraldAvery Bradley: Rajon Rondo told teammates Celtics 'gave up' in Game 2Boston HeraldAvery Bradley #0 of the Boston Celtics looks on during the third quarter of Game Two of the Eastern Conference first round against the Chicago Bulls at TD Garden. comments. The Boston Celtics are in trouble. They know it. We know it. The Chicago Bulls ...and more »

Rajon Rondo said the Celtics 'gave up' in Game 2, and Avery Bradley agrees - SB Nation;

Rajon Rondo said the Celtics 'gave up' in Game 2, and Avery Bradley agrees - SB Nation

SB NationRajon Rondo said the Celtics 'gave up' in Game 2, and Avery Bradley agreesSB NationThe Bulls built a lead as big as 19 and now have a 95% chance at winning the series. by Kristian [email protected] Apr 19, 2017, 12:24pm EDT. tweet · share · pin · Rec. Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports. The top-seeded Boston Celtics were unable to ...and more »

Down Two, and the Boston Celtics are in Big Trouble - Hardwood Houdini;

Down Two, and the Boston Celtics are in Big Trouble - Hardwood Houdini

Hardwood HoudiniDown Two, and the Boston Celtics are in Big TroubleHardwood HoudiniIt is obvious at this point that the Boston Celtics are likely soon to be bounced from the playoffs. Hard to believe they can find a way to offset the Chicago Bulls obviously superior frontcourt. The Bulls have three bigs in Robin Lopez, Bobby Portis ...and more »

NBA Playoffs Roundup: Bulls take 2-0 lead over Celtics, Clippers and Raptors win to draw even - 10News;

NBA Playoffs Roundup: Bulls take 2-0 lead over Celtics, Clippers and Raptors win to draw even - 10News

10NewsNBA Playoffs Roundup: Bulls take 2-0 lead over Celtics, Clippers and Raptors win to draw even10News... -- Led by Jimmy Butler, Rajon Rondo and Dwyane Wade, the Chicago Bulls head back home with a 2-0 series lead over top-seeded Boston. Wade and Butler each scored 22, while Rondo dished out 14 assists in the victory. Isaiah Thomas led the Celtics ...and more »

Bulls rally to defeat Celtics 111-97, take 2-0 series lead - Taipei Times

Bulls rally to defeat Celtics 111-97, take 2-0 series leadTaipei TimesJimmy Butler on Tuesday night scored 22 points and Rajon Rondo finished one rebound shy of a triple-double as the Chicago Bulls beat the Boston Celtics 111-97 to take a 2-0 lead in their series against the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference.and more »

Bulls stun Celtics and take game two in Boston, 111-97 - Bulls.com;

Bulls stun Celtics and take game two in Boston, 111-97 - Bulls.com

Bulls.comBulls stun Celtics and take game two in Boston, 111-97Bulls.comThe milestones for this Bulls run were many. Mid-March in Boston after a blowout loss when Rajon Rondo and Nikola Mirotic got back in the regular, starting rotation. Closing hard with seven wins in the last nine games to make the playoffs on the last ...and more »

NBA Playoffs 2017: Bulls trounce Celtics, up 2-0 - Manila Bulletin;

NBA Playoffs 2017: Bulls trounce Celtics, up 2-0 - Manila Bulletin

Manila BulletinNBA Playoffs 2017: Bulls trounce Celtics, up 2-0Manila BulletinLos Angeles — The Chicago Bulls powered past the Boston Celtics 111-97 Tuesday to take a 2-0 lead over the Eastern Conference top seeds in their NBA playoff series, while the Toronto Raptors avoided falling into an 0-2 hole. The Bulls, who clawed ...and more »

Baffoe: Everything Makes Sense Right Now In Chicago Sports - CBS Chicago;

Baffoe: Everything Makes Sense Right Now In Chicago Sports - CBS Chicago

CBS ChicagoBaffoe: Everything Makes Sense Right Now In Chicago SportsCBS ChicagoIt's as though entering the Windy City today is a revelation that it's possible for everything to be just as it should be. Aahhhh. The Cubs won Tuesday, halting a four-game losing streak that had conjured up all that old Cubbie angst in fans who thrive ...and more »

WATCH: Rajon Rondo's Incredible Pinpoint Full-Court Pass to Jimmy Butler - HERO Sports (blog);

WATCH: Rajon Rondo's Incredible Pinpoint Full-Court Pass to Jimmy Butler - HERO Sports (blog)

HERO Sports (blog)WATCH: Rajon Rondo's Incredible Pinpoint Full-Court Pass to Jimmy ButlerHERO Sports (blog)The worst thing about Rajon Rondo's much-publicized history of feuding with coaches, beefing with teammates and being at the center of some kind of drama with every NBA team he's ever played for is that it all distracts us from the fact that Rondo ...and more »

Boston Celtics face historically bad odds to come back from 0-2 - GiveMeSport;

Boston Celtics face historically bad odds to come back from 0-2 - GiveMeSport

GiveMeSportBoston Celtics face historically bad odds to come back from 0-2GiveMeSportThe Boston Celtics find themselves in a precarious position heading into Game 3 of their first-round series with the Chicago Bulls. After dropping two straight games to open the series, they now have to dig themselves out of a giant hole to make the ...and more »

Rajon Rondo guides Chicago Bulls to surprising 2-0 lead over top-seeded Boston Celtics - UPI.com;

Rajon Rondo guides Chicago Bulls to surprising 2-0 lead over top-seeded Boston Celtics - UPI.com

UPI.comRajon Rondo guides Chicago Bulls to surprising 2-0 lead over top-seeded Boston CelticsUPI.comChicago Bulls head coach Fred Hoiberg (L) and Dwyane Wade (R) stand on the court in the second half. File photo by John Angelillo/UPI. | License Photo. BOSTON -- The Chicago Bulls needed a 7-3 finish and a tiebreaker just to get into the NBA playoffs ...and more »

Celtics In Trouble? Eighth-Seeded Bulls Shock Celtics And Take 2-0 Lead - SportsGrid;

Celtics In Trouble? Eighth-Seeded Bulls Shock Celtics And Take 2-0 Lead - SportsGrid

SportsGridCeltics In Trouble? Eighth-Seeded Bulls Shock Celtics And Take 2-0 LeadSportsGridWhen the Cavaliers were stumbling through the final few weeks of the regular season, Celtics fans were excited about the possibility of snagging the number one seed in the Eastern Conference. Weeks later, two games into the postseason, the Celtics find ...and more »

Chicago Bulls: Takeaways From Game 2 Win Over Celtics - Hoops Habit;

Chicago Bulls: Takeaways From Game 2 Win Over Celtics - Hoops Habit

Hoops HabitChicago Bulls: Takeaways From Game 2 Win Over CelticsHoops HabitThe Chicago Bulls defeated the Boston Celtics 111-97 to take a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series. Here are the main takeaways from this contest. The Chicago Bulls took the first game of their first-round series against the Boston Celtics ...and more »

Game 3 Preview: Boston Celtics vs. Chicago Bulls - Basketball Insiders;

Game 3 Preview: Boston Celtics vs. Chicago Bulls - Basketball Insiders

Basketball InsidersGame 3 Preview: Boston Celtics vs. Chicago BullsBasketball InsidersBoston's task in slowing down the Chicago Bulls in Game 2 was to limit Chicago's offensive rebounds, limit their role players and make sure they kept Isaiah Thomas cooking. None of those things happened in Game 2. The rebounding differential was much ...and more »

Deserving Bulls - BusinessWorld Online Edition

Deserving BullsBusinessWorld Online EditionYou'd be lying through your teeth if you argue that you knew the Bulls would be competitive against the Celtics all along. They weren't even sure to make the postseason to begin with; they needed to win seven of their last nine regular-season games ...and more »

Top 5 Best Ever NBA Playoff Performances - CBS Atlanta;

Top 5 Best Ever NBA Playoff Performances - CBS Atlanta

CBS AtlantaTop 5 Best Ever NBA Playoff PerformancesCBS AtlantaOne of Michael Jordan greatest games with the Chicago Bulls was in a loss at Boston. (Getty Images). Ah, give me the NBA Playoffs. You can keep the regular season, thank you. It's funny, isn't it? In the NBA, the league's best players seemingly always ...and more »