Isaiah Thomas is expected to travel home to Tacoma, Washington, after Game 6 on Friday night to attend his sister's funeral.
Coach Brad Stevens said Amir Johnson has been a "total team guy" for picking up two DNP-CDs in a row.
Coach Brad Stevens said he intends to start Gerald Green in Game 6 on Friday.
Gerald Green started Game 5 on Wednesday but he played only 11 minutes, finishing with two points on 1-of-3 shooting and one rebound.
Avery Bradley scored a playoff career-high 24 points during Wednesday's Game 5 home win, adding six rebounds, one assist, one steal and zero turnovers in 40 minutes.
Terry Rozier stepped up in 18 minutes off the bench on Wednesday with five points, three rebounds, two assists, one steal, one 3-pointer and zero turnovers.
Jaylen Brown (illness) picked up a DNP-CD during Boston's Game 5 home win on Wednesday.
Kelly Olynyk finished Wednesday's Game 5 victory with a playoff career-high 14 points on 5-of-9 FGs and 3-of-3 FTs, adding five rebounds, one steal and one turnover in 20 minutes.
Jae Crowder posted eight points, eight rebounds, two assists, one steal, two blocks and zero turnovers in 35 minutes on Wednesday, making 4-of-4 free throws but just 2-of-11 field goals.
Jaylen Brown (illness) is available to play against the Bulls in Game 5 on Wednesday.
Jaylen Brown (illness) is probable to play in Game 5 against the Bulls on Wednesday.
Coach Brad Stevens said he wanted to play Terry Rozier more to help handle the ball.
Jaylen Brown (illness) was unable to practice on Tuesday.
Amir Johnson picked up a DNP-CD during the Celtics' Game 4 win in Chicago on Sunday.
Marcus Smart made only 2-of-7 shots for five points on Sunday, but he impacted the game elsewhere with eight rebounds, six assists, one steal and one block in 33 minutes.