The home team has emerged victorious SU and ATS in each of the past six meetings between the Celtics and Bulls, while the Timberwolves are winless SU in their past 10 visits to Boston. The Kings have two wins and one loss against the Nuggets this regular season. Also, the Denver Nuggets had 29 wins and 35 losses.
Isaiah Thomas scored 21 points and Avery Bradley had 16 for Boston (41-25), which couldn't build on its win over Golden State on Wednesday.
Markieff Morris pulled a full-on Draymond-ing during Wednesday night's game against the Denver Nuggets, when the Wizards small forward left the ground and brought his right leg up into the undercarriage of one Miles Plumlee. The team have lost their two matches recently against Wizards and Charlotte Hornets.
Wilson Chandler scored 23 points and eight rebounds for the Nuggets, while Nikola Jokic returned to the starting line-up with a bang to drop 21 points, 10 rebounds and seven asssists. The Nuggets shot 52.9 percent from the field and answered every Celtics charge. He ranks fifth among Nuggets players and 96th in the National Basketball Association with a 1.1 nERD on the season. However, the Denver Nuggets lead this series by 1-0 out of two games between each others.
Jokic missed two games with the flu but looked fresh against Boston, finishing three assists shy of his fifth triple-double. The Live Streaming service of this game is broadcasting by CSN HD and ALTITUDE The Celtics vs Nuggets Live Streaming commentary is available on the Radio of 98.5 THE SPORTS HUB and KKSE 950AM.
Nuggets Lineup: PG - Nelson, SG - Harris, SF - Barton (Gallinari), PF - Chandler, C - Plumlee (Jokic).
"You know he's going to score his points, you just have to try to make it as hard as possible for him", Harris said of his defense on Thomas.