Thursday , May , 17 , 2007 C.Y. Ellis

National Basketball Association Playoff Game Capsules

Chicago, IL (Sports Network) – Richard Hamilton scored 23 points as Detroit
bested Chicago, 95-85, in Game 6 of their semifinal set and advanced to the
Eastern Conference Finals for the fifth consecutive year. Chauncey Billups
added 21 points and was a perfect 14-of-14 from the line for the Pistons,
who held the Bulls to just four points in the first nine-plus minutes of the
fourth quarter and outrebounded them 48-35 in the game. Rasheed Wallace
chipped in 16 points and 13 rebounds while Tayshaun Prince finished with 17
points and nine boards. P.J. Brown had a career-playoff high 20 points in
the first half for Chicago but he did not score in the second half. Ben
Gordon added 19 points for the Bulls, who were attempting to become just
the fourth team in NBA history to force a Game 7 after falling behind 3-0 in a
series. Luol Deng tallied 17 points.