Day 2 upset: No. 8 Bulls topple No.1 Celtics

By: Brian J. Ochoa April 17,2017 - 11:44 AM
Isiah Thomas of the Celtics. /ap

Isiah Thomas of the Celtics. /apbrian

Jimmy Butler scored 23 of his 30 points in the second half and the Chicago Bulls upset the top-seeded Boston Celtics, 106-102, on Monday (PH time) at the TD Garden in Boston.

The Bulls now have a 1-0 lead in their series with the Celtics and also stole home court advantage with the win.

Boston was led by Isaiah Thomas, who scored 33 points on 10-of-18 shooting. Al Horford added 19 points, eight assists and seven rebounds.

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