Field Goal %
- CHI 48.8
- 40.7 BKN
Three Point %
- CHI 33.3
- 32.0 BKN
- CHI 9
- 9 BKN
- CHI 48
- 51 BKN
- Brooklyn, NY
- Line: BKN -6.0
0:00 - 4th Quarter
End of the 4th Quarter
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 PPG 17.6 14.4 FG pct 42.9 34.0 3-pt FG pct 41.7 24.0 +/- +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.
Russell Westbrook hits Steven Adams with the nice bounce pass, and Adams absorbs the contact and finishes the layup off despite the foul against the Lakers.
On the fast break, Devin Booker leaves a no-look pass for Marquese Chriss, who finishes with the two-handed thunder.
Chris Paul was enjoying a solid season before missing 14 games for the Clippers due to a thumb injury. He also missed seven games earlier in the season because of a strained left hamstring.