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Donovan Mitchell scored 28 points, along with nine rebounds and eight assists for the Jazz. Amir’s performance is yet another example of bench players constantly stepping up when called upon.
While he’s not ready to return to the court, Embiid’s mouth was playoff ready. Saric suffered a cut lip and chipped tooth. Milwaukee covered as a 1-point underdog and the game finished with a total of 228 points, which was 19 points above the projected point total of 209 points.
He played 37 minutes against the Grizzlies to clinch his 10 rebound per game average to go with his 25.4 points and 10.3 assists.
The Hawks answered with a surge of their own, reclaiming the lead at 53-52.
Embiid made his first All-Star team this season and leads the 76ers in points (23.2) and rebounds (11.1) per game. Embiid tops in rebounds with 11.0 while Simmons tops in assists with 8.2.
Marco Belinelli had a typical Marco night, as he took some outrageous shots from deep, including a hilarious flailing deep heave that miraculously banked in from deep.
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The series will head south to Miami for game three and four on Thursday, April 18 and Saturday, April 21. He continues to play aggressively.
Robert Covington has appeared in 282 games for the Sixers, the most of any player during the Brown era, which began in 2013. There was one terrible call against Simmons. Simmons pushed off after getting contacted as a result of the contact.
Simmons also have a long journey from draft day to his debut, including a fracture of the fifth metatarsal bone of his right foot that cost Simmons the entire 2016-17 season, which would have been his rookie season if he had been healthy enough to play.
“I don’t even know [who got me] but I’m going to find out and get them back”.
“We brought the city back to where it needs to be”, Butler said of the Timberwolves, who earned their first playoff berth in 14 years. This year’s team played hard, had some really cool moments and has some very young and talented players – Taurean Prince, John Collins, Dennis Schroder – but this isn’t the same product by far and that’s a shame. They have plenty of motivation as Cleveland is all but guaranteed to beat the Knicks tonight, meaning Philly must win its game in order to ensure its spot as the third seed.