Game 5: Final Wrap
|04.28.09 at 10:17 pm ET|
Led by clutch shooting from Paul Pierce, the Celtics beat the Bulls 106-104 in overtime of Game 5. They take a 3-2 series lead and head to Chicago for Game 6 on Thursday.
Pierce finished the game with 26 (11-22 FG). Rajon Rondo led all scorers with 28 points, 11 assists, and 8 rebounds.
Ben Gordon, who was questionable for this game, led the Bulls with 26 points (6-21 FG).
This is the first playoff series in NBA history to feature three overtime games.