CHICAGO (CBS) — The Bulls have won home court advantage for the first round in the Eastern Conference playoffs, with the Miami Heat having lost Tuesday night.
The Heat lost 78-66 to the Boston Celtics Tuesday night, as both teams rested their top players.READ MORE: The CDC Has Identified 9 Cases Of Monkeypox in 7 States
LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh were out for the Heat. Ray Allen, Kevin Garnett and Rajon Rondo didn’t play for the Celtics.READ MORE: Actor Ray Liotta, 'Goodfellas' Star, Is Dead At 67
The loss by Miami sets the Bulls as the number one seed in the Eastern Conference, with a record of 48-16. Miami’s record is now 46-19.
League-wide, the Bulls are tied for the best record with the San Antonio Spurs, who are on an eight-game win streak and also have a 48-16 record.MORE NEWS: Miami Heat And Boston Celtics Pay Tribute To Victims In Texas Shooting
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