Tennessee product C.J. Watson
had a big game on Saturday as his Bulls lost to the Celtics, 95-91
. Watson poured in 22 points, his second-highest scoring game of the season, as he subbed for an injured Derrick Rose (back). Watson also handed out six assists. It was the third time this season Watson scored 20-plus points.
For the year Watson is averaging 10.4 points and 4.3 assists per game with the Bulls, seeing action in 20 games with five starts.
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The other Vol in the NBA Tobias Harris
is averaging 6.1 points in 16 games with the Bucks. He has seen limited time in recent games after tallying a career-high 19 vs. the Bulls on Feb. 4.