Celtics 106, Bulls 80

Rajon Rondo had 16 points and 14 assists, and the Boston Celtics

won their 10th straight, beating the struggling Chicago Bulls

106-80 on Saturday.

Rasheed Wallace and Eddie House scored 15 apiece. Kevin Garnett

added 12 points and 10 rebounds, and Paul Pierce scored 14 even

though he sustained a stinger on his right shoulder and hit just 4

of 12 shots.

Boston scored 10 straight late in the third quarter, making it a

20-point game and sending the Bulls to their 10th loss in 12


Derrick Rose scored 19 for Chicago. Luol Deng added 17 but

missed 4 of 6 free throws late in the third quarter, and the Bulls

capped a particularly brutal seven-day stretch with another blowout