NBA: Nikola Vucevic, 29 points, comes up big for Chicago past Boston

Game recap
Nikola Vucevic scored 29 points, Coby White had 19 points, as Chicago Bulls defeated Boston Celtics, 102-96, on Apr 20, 2021. Jaylen Brown scored 23 points for Boston Celtics.
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Boston Celtics

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Jaylen Brown 37 4 1 1 0 23
Jayson Tatum 37 13 10 0 0 14
Payton Pritchard 31 1 3 1 0 14
Tristan Thompson 33 5 1 0 1 11
Tremont Waters 7 1 1 2 0 9
Semi Ojeleye 19 3 1 1 0 8
Jabari Parker 15 1 0 0 1 8
Grant Williams 22 2 0 1 0 5
Romeo Langford 21 5 3 2 0 2
Luke Kornet 10 2 0 0 0 2
Aaron Nesmith 4 2 1 0 0 0
Team 240 39 21 8 2 96
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Chicago Bulls

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Nikola Vucevic 31 9 2 2 1 29
Coby White 29 3 7 1 1 19
Garrett Temple 31 4 4 0 2 13
Thaddeus Young 16 2 3 2 0 13
Lauri Markkanen 19 5 1 1 0 9
Patrick Williams 32 6 3 1 2 6
Daniel Theis 28 6 4 1 1 6
Troy Brown 19 2 1 2 0 4
Tomas Satoransky 18 3 4 1 0 3
Denzel Valentine 12 0 1 0 1 0
Team 240 40 30 11 8 102

Boston Celtics Vs Chicago Bulls

Game notes

Jaylen Brown

Jaylen Brown

Jaylen Brown scored 20 points or more for the 40th time in 53 NBA games this season. He has done it 21 times on the road, and 19 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 42. He recorded it on a January 23, 2021 game against Philadelphia 76ers (122-110 loss).

Jayson Tatum

Jayson Tatum

Jayson Tatum scored 10 points or more for the 50th time in 52 NBA games this season. He has done it 25 times on the road, and 25 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 53. He recorded it on a April 10, 2021 game against Minnesota Timberwolves (145-136 win).

Jayson Tatum had 10 assists or more for the 3th time in 52 NBA games this season. His season-high in assists is 12. He recorded it on a January 03, 2021 game against Detroit Pistons (120-122 win).

Jayson Tatum grabbed 13 rebounds and set his new season-high in rebounding (in NBA). His previous record was 12 rebounds in a March 05, 2021 game against Toronto Raptors (132-125 win). He grabbed 10 rebounds or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Tristan Thompson

Tristan Thompson

Tristan Thompson scored 10 points or more for the 14th time in 43 NBA games this season. He has done it 8 times on the road, and 6 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 17. He recorded it on a February 20, 2021 game against Atlanta Hawks (121-109 win).

Payton Pritchard

Payton Pritchard

Payton Pritchard scored 10 points or more for the 15th time in 52 NBA games this season. He has done it 6 times on the road, and 9 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 23. He recorded it on a January 05, 2021 game against Toronto Raptors (114-126 win).

Nikola Vucevic

Nikola Vucevic

Nikola Vucevic scored 20 points or more for the 43th time in 58 NBA games this season. He has done it 22 times on the road, and 21 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 43. He recorded it on a February 06, 2021 game against Orlando Magic (123-119 loss).

Coby White

Coby White

Coby White scored 10 points or more for the 39th time in 53 NBA games this season. He has done it 20 times on the road, and 19 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 36. He recorded it on a January 07, 2021 game against Sacramento Kings (128-124 loss).

Garrett Temple

Garrett Temple

Garrett Temple scored 10 points or more for the 13th time in 40 NBA games this season. He has done it 9 times on the road, and 4 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 21. He recorded it on a January 17, 2021 game against Dallas Mavericks (101-117 win).

Thaddeus Young

Thaddeus Young

Thaddeus Young scored 10 points or more for the 38th time in 52 NBA games this season. He has done it 20 times on the road, and 18 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 25. He recorded it on a April 03, 2021 game against Utah Jazz (113-106 loss).

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994