Final

Regular Season Series (Game 1 of 3)

Series starts 12/4

Game 1: Monday, December 4th
Celtics82Final
Bulls100
Game 2: Sunday, March 11th
Bulls94Final
Celtics78
Game 3: Tuesday, March 13th
Celtics87Final
Bulls95

Celtics 82

(5-11, 2-5 away)

Bulls 100

(8-9, 5-1 home)

    Coverage: CSNC

    7:30 PM ET, December 4, 2006

    United Center, Chicago, IL

    1 2 3 4 T
    BOS 14 21 18 2982
    CHI 28 25 25 22100

    Top Performers

    Boston: R. Gomes 19 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Chicago: A. Nocioni 20 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast

    Bulls eye sixth straight win over Celtics

    Boston (5-10) at Chicago (7-9) 8:30 pm EST

    CHICAGO (Ticker) -- The Chicago Bulls go for their sixth straight victory over the Boston Celtics on Monday.

    After a 112-94 victory over the Washington Wizards on Saturday, the Bulls extended their winning streak to a season-high four games. Ben Gordon scored 28 points and Andres Nocioni added 24 for Chicago, which shot 51 percent (41-of-81) overall.

    Luol Deng had 18 points and nine rebounds and Ben Wallace finished with 10, nine and two blocks for the Bulls, who started off an eight-game homestand on a positive note.

    Meanwhile, the Celtics endured their second straight loss, 106-102, to the Toronto Raptors on Friday.

    Paul Pierce had 19 points and nine assists and Ryan Gomes added 16 points for Boston, which committed 16 turnovers.

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