NBA Playoffs Roundup: Bulls take 2-0 lead over Celtics, Clippers and Raptors win to draw even

Recaps of Tuesday's NBA Playoffs action:

Game 2: No. 8 Bulls 111, No. 1 Celtics 97
-- Led by Jimmy Butler, Rajon Rondo and Dwyane Wade, the Chicago Bulls head back home with a 2-0 series lead over top-seeded Boston. Wade and Butler each scored 22, while Rondo dished out 14 assists in the victory. Isaiah Thomas led the Celtics with 22 points.

Game 2: No. 3 Raptors 106, No. 6 Bucks 100
-- Kyle Lowry's stepback jumper with under 10 seconds left in the game helped seal Toronto's win over Milwaukee. Giannia Antetokounmpo tallied 24 points and 15 rebounds for the Bucks. The series, now tied 1-1, shifts to Milwaukee for Game 4 on Thursday.

Game 2: No. 4 Clippers 99, No. 5 Jazz 91
-- The Clippers evened their series with the Jazz after a Game 2 win in Los Angeles. Blake Griffin led the Clippers with 24 points, while Chris Paul had 21 points and 10 assists. The Jazz host Game 3 on Friday.


Looking ahead (all times Pacific):

April 19
Game 2: Hawks at Wizards, 4 p.m.
Game 2: Thunder at Rockets, 5 p.m.
Game 2: Trail Blazers at Warriors, 7:30 p.m.

April 20
Game 3: Cavaliers at Pacers, 4 p.m.
Game 3: Raptors at Bucks, 5 p.m.
Game 3: Spurs at Grizzlies, 6:30 p.m.

April 21
Game 3: Celtics at Bulls, 4 p.m.
Game 3: Rockets at Thunder, 6:30 p.m.
Game 3: Clippers at Jazz, 7 p.m.

April 22
Game 4: Raptors at Bucks, 12 p.m.
Game 3: Wizards at Hawks, 2:30 p.m.
Game 4: Spurs at Grizzlies, 5 p.m.
Game 3: Warriors at Trail Blazers, 7:30 p.m.

April 23
Game 4: Cavaliers at Pacers, 10 a.m.
Game 4: Rockets at Thunder, 12:30 p.m.
Game 4: Celtics at Bulls, 3:30 p.m.
Game 4: Clippers at Jazz, 6 p.m.

April 24
Game 4: Wizards at Hawks, 5 p.m.
Game 4: Warriors at Trail Blazers, 7:30 p.m.

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