Ben Simmons and the Philadelphia 76ers can confirm their spot in the Eastern Conference semi-finals when they take on the Miami Heat in Game 5 of their first-round matchup at the Wells Fargo Center. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 10am (AEST). The Sixers come into the fifth game of the series on the brink of advancement, having won three of the first four. They took Game 1 in reasonably convincing fashion, but the concerns were aired as a Joel Embiid-less Philadelphia outfit were bullied into a loss in Game 2. It meant they gave up home-court advantage and would need to win on the road, but they wasted absolutely no time doing that, picking up a dominant 20-point victory in Game 3. Embiid made his return and led all scorers with 23 alongside the Heat’s Goran Dragic, while Ben Simmons has continued to put up numbers matching his incredible rookie regular season. The Australian came up with a triple-double during Game 4, resulting in a four-point victory for the … [Read more...] about Philadelphia 76ers vs Miami Heat: NBA playoffs, Game 5 live scores, blog
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Early Lead by Mark Selig by Mark Selig Email the author April 24 Email the author Ron Brooks performs the National Anthem prior to Game 2 of the playoff series between the Miami Heat and the Philadelphia 76ers. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola) Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons are quickly becoming the NBA’s most exciting duo, and their precocious play could take the Philadelphia 76ers on a surprising run this postseason. The deeper they go, the more high-profile their games will get, which means a growing number of hoops fans will probably be left asking, “Why is there a snake on the court?” Take out your American … [Read more...] about Why is there a snake on the Philadelphia 76ers’ court?
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Five reasons the Philadelphia 76ers are the favorites in the East after ousting Miami Heat The Process continued in Philadelphia as the 76ers advanced to the second round for the first time since 2012. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. 2 Join the Nation's Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Jeff Zillgitt, USA TODAY Sports Published 10:46 p.m. ET April 24, 2018 | Updated 1:05 a.m. ET April 25, 2018 CLOSE The 76ers disposed of the Heat in five games and now wait for a semifinal matchup against the winner of Celtics vs. Bucks. USA TODAY Sports CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN 2 COMMENT EMAIL MORE The Philadelphia 76ers became the first Eastern … [Read more...] about Five reasons the Philadelphia 76ers are the favorites in the East after ousting Miami Heat
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Meek Mill released, arrives for Philadelphia 76ers NBA playoff game with Miami Heat Philadelphia-based rapper Meek Mill, whose cause was adopted by several sports figures, released from jail on bond after parole violations. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. 2 Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Steve Gardner, USA TODAY Sports Published 5:14 p.m. ET April 24, 2018 | Updated 9:21 p.m. ET April 24, 2018 CLOSE Rapper Meek Mill wasted no time getting back to his normal life following his release from prison as he headed straight to the Wells Fargo Center for Game 5 between the Heat and Sixers. USA TODAY Sports CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN 2 … [Read more...] about Meek Mill released, arrives for Philadelphia 76ers NBA playoff game with Miami Heat
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