Basketball

Bulls perfect in free-throws

The Chicago Bulls hit all 22 of their free-throws, including a pair by Jimmy Butler with 0.9 seconds left after a touch foul call, to edge the Boston Celtics 104-103 at the United Center yesterday morning (Singapore time).

Butler added seven assists for Chicago. Isaiah Thomas led the Celtics with 29 points.

In Indiana, Otto Porter Jr had 25 points and eight rebounds as the Washington Wizards led from start to finish in knocking off struggling Pacers 111-98. - REUTERS

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