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NBA Playoffs 2019: Ben Simmons unfazed by back-and-forth with Jared Dudley: 'I don't really have energy for it' Simmons brushed off the comments pre-game, saying, "It's coming from Jared Dudley, c'mon" and he let his game do the talking with a playoff career-high 31 points to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 131-115 win over the Nets to take a 2-1 series lead.
REPORT: Sixers Reveal Status Of Joel Embiid For Game 4 vs. Nets The Sixers are listing superstar big man Joel Embiid as doubtful to play in Game 4 against the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday. Embiid didn't play in Game 3 because of the left knee issue he's been dealing with. The Sixers won Game 3 by a final score of 131-115 and took a 2-1 series lead.
Sources: Lakers want 2nd Lue, Williams meetings The conversation was described as relaxed and broad, a prelude to what the Lakers hope will be longer and more detailed discussions with top candidates Lue and Philadelphia 76ers assistant Monty Williams as soon as next week, league sources said. Pelinka has plans to interview Miami Heat assistant Juwan Howard on Tuesday, league sources said.
Joel Embiid Listed as Doubtful for Sixers-Nets Game 4 Joel Embiid is listed as doubtful with left knee soreness on the NBA's official injury report for Game 4 of the Sixers' first-round playoff series against the Brooklyn Nets. He missed Game 3 in Brooklyn, a 131-115 Sixers' win.
Boban Marjanovic's Size Is Impossible to Ignore, But He's More Than a Novelty Though Boban Marjanovic's size is impossible to ignore, he's been a valuable piece for the Sixers in the first three games of their series against the Nets. By Noah Levick.
Philadelphia 76ers Rookie Report: Limited minutes in playoffs Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown has barely given his rookies the chance at playing time with the NBA playoffs in full swing. The NBA playoffs hav…
Grandma Helen's Attic Edition #95: Sixers and NBA links from around the web Grandma Helen's Attic is a collection of basketball related links, video's, article excerpts, commentary, interesting tweets, breaking news and the occasional off topic post of funny or topical material.
Ben Simmons joins Oscar Robertson, Magic Johnson as only players with at least 200 points, 100 rebounds, 100 assists through 1st 13 playoff games Sixers All-Star Ben Simmons has joined Hall of Famers Oscar Robertson and Magic Johnson as the only players in NBA history with at least 200 points, 100 rebounds and 100 assists through their first 13 playoff games.
Practice notes: Joel Embiid's status up in the air for Game 4 in Brooklyn BROOKLYN - It almost got lost in the shuffle last night after the Sixers went out and thrashed the Brooklyn Nets on the road, but the team's franchise player was put on ice at the last minute, much to the surprise of the traveling media.
The Payoff of the Player - Coach Partnership In the heat of postseason battle, there are high-level, on-court conversations taking place. Down their superstar big man, the 76ers are trying to figure out how to pull away from the pesky Brooklyn Nets, and swing a deadlocked best-of-seven game series in their favor.
NBA Playoffs 2019: Philadelphia 76ers centre Joel Embiid listed as 'doubtful' for Game 4 vs. Brooklyn Nets After missing Game 3, Embiid has officially been listed as 'doubtful' for Game 4 on the NBA's official injury report as he continues to battle left knee tendinitis, which caused him to miss 14 games after the All-Star break. 4 Takeaways: Simmons explodes for career night in Brooklyn as 76ers take 2-1 series lead.
Brett Brown goes off "gut feels" when preparing to be with or without Joel Embiid Through the first three games of the Sixers' opening round playoff series against the Brooklyn Nets, Joel Embiid has been a game-time decision as he deals with flare ups of tendinitis in his right knee. With a cloud of pessimism hanging over the situation leading into Game 1, Jo ended up playing and the same goes for Game 2.
Where Tobias Harris' High School Coach Wants Him To Sign In Free Agency Following Harris' 29-point performance in the 76ers' Game 3 win over the Nets on Thursday night, Harris' high-school basketball coach called into WFAN Radio on Friday and joked that he will do his best to convince Harris to sign with Brooklyn over the summer, per Kristian Winfield of SB Nation.
Nets' Ed Davis Out for Game 4 vs. 76ers with Ankle Injury Brooklyn Nets power forward Ed Davis is expected to miss Game 4 of the team's first-round playoff series against the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday because of an ankle injury. Nets head coach Kenny Atkinson provided the update Friday, per Michael Scotto of The Athletic.
Sixers Star Ben Simmons Responds to Jared Dudley’s Criticism with Big Game vs. Nets Philadelphia Sixers star guard Ben Simmons had a monster game to help his team take a 2-1 lead in their best-of-seven playoff series against the Brooklyn Nets. Nets fans were giving it to Ben Simmons hard. A photo circulated on Twitter ahead of Game 3 that showed a mock missing person poster on a post outside Barclays Center.
Joel Embiid Sixers News: 'I Would Not Trust His Health', Says Analyst Find out what Max Kellerman said about Joel Embiid and his injury status on ESPN's First Take.
Ben Simmons Is Just 1 Of 4 Players To Pull Off This Historic Feat It's a well-known fact that Sixers point guard Ben Simmons struggles with accuracy from range, and his latest feat serves as proof. According to NBA analyst Tommy Beer, Simmons is now one of four players in this millennium who have dished out 1,000 assists without making a single 3-pointer.
Four Interesting Stats from Sixers-Nets Game 3 6.0 3PA: Tobias Harris took six three-pointers in Game 3 and made them all. Forget about the efficiency, let's talk about the total. Harris has played 27 games as a Sixer and he has attempted at least six threes in just 10 of those games.
Sixers Talk Podcast: An Injured Embiid Could Potentially Change Everything On this episode of Sixers Talk, Danny Pommells and Paul Hudrick react to a Game 3 victory without Joel Embiid. How an injured Embiid changes expectations for this team. And is it fair to judge Brett Brown's coaching without their best player? In what parts is Ben Simmons better without Embiid?
Philadelphia 76ers: The core pieces are beginning to click The Philadelphia 76ers' core pieces are beginning to pick up steam after an impressive Game 3 win. After coming out flat in Game 1, the Philadelphia 76ers…
Recent criticism surrounding Ben Simmons benefitting 76ers in big way All of that recent criticism surrounding Ben Simmons seems to be benefitting the Philadelphia 76ers in a big way when looking at the previous two games.
Sixers Sans Embiid Deliver Backbreaking Blow in Brooklyn Brett Brown referred to the playoffs as a series of chess matches and he has made the Nets adjust in 2 straight games after Brooklyn took the first punch in game 1. The Sixers knew that, at some point, Embiid was going to need a game of rest for the long term management of his playoff availability.
Mailbag: Have the Sixers already transformed into villains? The Sixers are no longer the plucky young team that's just happy to be here, they're a team with real-deal expectations that are expected to dispose of the up-and-comers of the world. With great power comes great responsibility, or something like that.
The Sixers’ Game 3 performance, even without Joel Embiid,… Game 3 could have been a disaster for the Sixers, who played without Joel Embiid. Instead, it was a confidence boost for a young team.
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