Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • CHI 48.8
    • 40.7 BKN
  • Three Point %

    • CHI 33.3
    • 32.0 BKN
  • Turnovers

    • CHI 9
    • 9 BKN
  • Rebounds

    • CHI 48
    • 51 BKN

Game Information

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Coverage: TNT
Barclays Center
  • Brooklyn, NY
  • Line: BKN -6.0
Attendance: 17,732
Referees: James Capers, Monty McCutchen, Jason Phillips
5/5/2013 ESPN.com news services

Undermanned Bulls eliminate Nets in Game 7

Joakim Noah had 24 points and 14 rebounds, Marco Belinelli also scored 24 points and the Chicago Bulls beat the Brooklyn Nets 99-93 on Saturday night in Game 7 of their first-round series.

TNT1234T
Bulls2932211799
Nets2519311893

Game Flow

CHI
BKN
0:00 - 4th Quarter

CHI

99

BKN

93

End of the 4th Quarter

Shot Chart

  • Carlos Boozer misses 16-foot jumper
  • Joakim Noah makes 1-foot two point shot
  • Carlos Boozer misses layup
  • Nate Robinson misses three point jumper
  • Jimmy Butler misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Joakim Noah makes driving layup
  • Marco Belinelli misses three point jumper
  • Marco Belinelli makes 18-foot jumper
  • Nate Robinson makes 25-foot three point jumper (Carlos Boozer assists)
  • Joakim Noah makes 18-foot jumper
  • Nate Robinson makes 24-foot three point jumper
  • Marco Belinelli makes driving layup (Marquis Teague assists)
  • Marquis Teague makes driving layup
  • Taj Gibson makes jumper (Marquis Teague assists)
  • Nazr Mohammed makes layup (Taj Gibson assists)
  • Joakim Noah misses layup
  • Joakim Noah makes 1-foot dunk (Daequan Cook assists)
  • Daequan Cook misses three point jumper
  • Carlos Boozer makes driving layup
  • Nate Robinson makes two point shot
  • Jimmy Butler misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Jimmy Butler misses three point jumper
  • Joakim Noah misses tip shot
  • Marco Belinelli makes 25-foot three point jumper (Nate Robinson assists)
  • Nate Robinson misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Jimmy Butler makes driving layup
  • Jimmy Butler makes 23-foot three point jumper (Marco Belinelli assists)
  • Nate Robinson makes 1-foot two point shot
  • Joakim Noah makes 5-foot two point shot
  • Joakim Noah makes two point shot (Jimmy Butler assists)
  • Jimmy Butler misses jumper
  • Marco Belinelli misses driving layup
  • Marco Belinelli makes 26-foot three point jumper (Nate Robinson assists)
  • Joakim Noah makes driving layup (Nate Robinson assists)
  • Marco Belinelli makes driving layup
  • Brook Lopez blocks Nate Robinson 's 2-foot layup
  • Joakim Noah misses driving layup
  • Joe Johnson misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Deron Williams makes two point shot
  • Deron Williams misses 20-foot two point shot
  • Brook Lopez makes 2-foot dunk (Joe Johnson assists)
  • Gerald Wallace makes driving layup
  • Andray Blatche misses 20-foot jumper
  • Deron Williams makes 16-foot two point shot
  • Brook Lopez makes 5-foot two point shot (Deron Williams assists)
  • Andray Blatche makes two point shot
  • MarShon Brooks makes 9-foot two point shot
  • Kris Humphries misses hook shot
  • Kris Humphries misses tip shot
  • Deron Williams makes 6-foot two point shot
  • Deron Williams misses two point shot
  • Brook Lopez misses jumper
  • Deron Williams misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Andray Blatche makes 17-foot jumper
  • Deron Williams misses 18-foot jumper
  • Brook Lopez makes 14-foot two point shot
  • Deron Williams makes 25-foot three point jumper (Gerald Wallace assists)
  • Brook Lopez misses layup
  • Joakim Noah blocks Brook Lopez 's 2-foot layup
  • Joe Johnson misses 28-foot three point jumper
  • Gerald Wallace makes 25-foot three point jumper (Deron Williams assists)
  • Gerald Wallace makes 25-foot three point jumper (Deron Williams assists)
  • Joe Johnson makes two point shot (Reggie Evans assists)
  • Brook Lopez makes 1-foot two point shot (Gerald Wallace assists)
  • Joe Johnson misses 24-foot jumper
  • Gerald Wallace misses three point jumper
  • Gerald Wallace makes two point shot (Reggie Evans assists)
  • Joe Johnson makes 25-foot three point jumper (Brook Lopez assists)
  • Deron Williams misses 15-foot jumper
  • Brook Lopez makes two point shot
  • Gerald Wallace makes 25-foot three point jumper (Deron Williams assists)
  • Andray Blatche misses 11-foot Regular Jump Shot
  • Gerald Wallace misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • C.J. Watson misses 16-foot Regular Jump Shot
  • Andray Blatche misses 19-foot jumper
  • Joe Johnson misses three point jumper
  • Joakim Noah blocks Brook Lopez 's 2-foot layup
  • Kris Humphries misses jumper
  • C.J. Watson misses driving layup
  • Brook Lopez makes two point shot
  • Brook Lopez misses 7-foot hook shot
  • Deron Williams misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Brook Lopez makes layup (Joe Johnson assists)
  • Gerald Wallace misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Gerald Wallace makes layup (Deron Williams assists)
  • Joe Johnson misses three point jumper
  • Gerald Wallace misses layup
  • Joe Johnson misses three point jumper
  • Deron Williams makes 25-foot three point jumper (Gerald Wallace assists)
  • Deron Williams misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Joe Johnson misses 25-foot three point jumper

Research Notes

  • Jimmy Butler played the entire game and was stellar defensively - holding Deron Williams to 4-of-11 FG and Joe Johnson to 0-of-5 FG when they were matched up. This was his second straight game playing the entire 48 minutes in the series.

  • Joe Johnson When Facing Elimination - All-Time

    8 Wins*8 Losses
    PPG17.614.4
    FG pct42.934.0
    3-pt FG pct41.724.0
    +/-+8.8-13.5
    *6 pts, 2-14 FG, 1-9 3-pt FG Saturday vs Bulls

  • From Elias: Joakim Noah is just the fifth player in NBA history with 20 points, 10 rebounds, and 5 blocks in a Game 7 win.

  • From Elias: Joakim Noah is the 2nd player in NBA history with at least 24 points, 14 rebounds and 6 blocks in a Game 7 (blocks became official in 1973-74). The other was Elvin Hayes in 1979 vs Spurs.

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