Chicago Bulls forward Carlos Boozer said Friday he wants to take part in Game 3 and play through the pain of his turf toe injury, regardless of his struggles in the Eastern Conference semifinal series against the Atlanta Hawks. Odds.
Game 3 of the series, which is even, is Friday night. After the morning practice, Boozer answered to criticism from ex-Bulls star Horace Grant, who said that “if Boozer can’t produce, then he should sit.” Grant said Boozer may be doing more damage than good for the team.
“If you’re not producing more or if I feel you’re hurting the team, especially in the playoffs, I’d bench you,” Grant said. On the other hand, Boozer is trying to stay positive.
Bulls fans booed Boozer during Game 2 at the United Center as he was performing erratically. His 4-of-12 shooting performance was just terrible in a decisive game they needed to win. Regardless of his struggles, Bulls’ teammates are supporting Boozer in this hard times: “When you boo one of us, you’re booing all of us,” Joakim Noah said Friday. “Because we’re all in this together. That’s the way we feel.” Scores.
The Chicago Bulls will need to step up and forget their aching injuries to remind everybody that they are the team with the best regular season record, they have this year’s MVP and the best coach, so they should act like a successful team and silence criticism with victories. Las Vegas odds.
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