In a night full of NBA action, the Boston Celtics will visit the Chicago Bulls. The Celtics have not won a road game since November, having lost their last four away contests. The Bulls have picked up some big victories lately (including wins over the Nets, Knicks, and 76ers), but were held to just 71 points on Monday in a loss to the Memphis Grizzlies. When Boston and Chicago met in November, the Celtics were able to able to hold on for a 101-95 win. Rajon Rondo almost had a triple-double, finishing the game with 20 points, 10 assists, and nine rebounds.
Later, the Los Angeles Lakers will go for their third consecutive win when they face the Charlotte Bobcats. While Steve Nash and Pau Gasol will remain sidelined, the healthy Lakers might be getting used to coach Mike D'Antoni's system. Charlotte, meanwhile, continues to struggle. The Bobcats have lost 11 straight, and have allowed the opposing team to score 100 or more points in 10 of those contests.
Here is a full look at the NBA schedule for Tuesday (all times ET):
Boston Celtics at Chicago Bulls -- 8 p.m.
Charlotte Bobcats at Los Angeles Lakers -- 10:30 p.m.