Celtics Drop Third Straight

CHICAGO (AP)—Luol Deng and Carlos Boozer scored 21 points apiece, Joakim
Noah
had a triple-double and the Chicago Bulls beat the Boston Celtics 100-89 on
Tuesday night.

Noah had 11 points, 13 rebounds and a career high-tying 10 assists for his
second career triple-double, and the Bulls evened a 101-95 home loss to Boston
on Nov. 12.

Nate Robinson scored 18 points for Chicago and keyed a fourth-quarter surge
that put the game out of reach.

Rajon Rondo led the Celtics with 26 points and eight assists. Paul Pierce
added 16 points.

The Celtics have lost a season-high three straight games, all on the road.

The Bulls improved to 4-2 in the second of back-to-back games this season.
Chicago bounced back from an 80-71 loss in Memphis on Monday, putting up their
lowest point total in five seasons.