Celtics 95, Bulls 91: Rajon Rondo Leads Boston Past Rose-Less Chicago

Rajon Rondo's triple-double (32 points, 15 assists, 10 rebounds) powered the Boston Celtics to a 95-91 victory over the Chicago Bulls, who were without reigning MVP Derrick Rose, on Sunday afternoon at TD Garden in Boston, MA.

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NBA Standings 2012: Boston Celtics Holding Off Streaking Knicks For Seventh Place

The Boston Celtics host the Chicago Bulls in an Eastern Conference showdown at the TD Garden (3:30 p.m. on ABC) on Sunday. The Celtics were winners of nine of ten until losing back-to-back games this week allowing the New York Knicks, winner of four straight, to gain ground in the Eastern Conference standings. Meanwhile, the Bulls (23-6) are the front runners.

Here's a complete look of the Eastern Conference standings enter Sunday's match up with Chicago. For a complete preview of the game, check here.


Eastern Standings

GP W-L PCT
Chicago Bulls 29 23-6 .793
Miami Heat 27 20-7 .741
Philadelphia 76ers 28 19-9 .679
Atlanta Hawks 27 18-9 .667
Indiana Pacers 27 17-10 .630
Orlando Magic 28 17-11 .607
Boston Celtics 26 14-12 .538
New York Knicks 28 13-15 .464
Milwaukee Bucks 27 12-15 .444
Cleveland Cavaliers 26 10-16 .385
Toronto Raptors 28 9-19 .321
Detroit Pistons 28 8-20 .286
New Jersey Nets 29 8-21 .276
Washington Wizards 27 5-22 .185
Charlotte Bobcats 27 3-24 .111

For more Celtics and Bulls coverage, visit our blogs CelticsBlog and Blog A Bull.

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Bulls Vs. Celtics Game Time, TV Schedule And More

The Boston Celtics will try and snap a two-game skid Sunday afternoon, as they host the Chicago Bulls in an Eastern Conference showdown at the TD Garden (3:30 p.m. on ABC). The Celtics were winners of nine of ten until losing back-to-back games this week, while the Bulls (23-6) are closing out a nine-game, 15-day road trip.

The Bulls could be without their best player and the league's reigning MVP, point guard Derrick Rose, as he sat out their last contest against the Charlotte Bobcats.

On Jan. 13, the Bulls defeated the Celtics, 88-79, in the first of four match ups between these two Eastern Conference rivals.

If you'd like to catch the game, here's the game time, tv schedule, radio stream and more:

Location: TD Garden, Boston, MA
Game time: 3:30 p.m. ET
TV: ABC
Celtics radio: 850 AM WEEI
Announcers: Sean Grande (play-by-play), Cedric Maxwell (color)
Betting line: Chicago enters as 3-point favorites.

For more Celtics and Bulls coverage, visit our blogs CelticsBlog and Blog A Bull.

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