Philadelphia plays the 3rd game of their Summer League campaign this evening against the Boston Celtics. Tip-off is at 5:00pm EST on NBA TV at Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas, Nevada. Both teams are undefeated and have a great amount of young talent on their respective rosters. 

Boston Celtics

The Boston Celtics are in 1st place of the Summer League standing with a 3-0 record. They are coming off the most dominant win in this year’s Summer League, beating the Orlando Magic 108-71 (37 point deficit). Shooter Sam Hauser was crucial in that game with 21 points and 6 threes. Boston is led by Aaron Nesmith and Payton Pritchard, who both are averaging over 20ppg in a three-game sample size. Tonight will be the Celtics’ last “regular season” game and the club is looking to go undefeated. 

Philadelphia 76ers

The Philadelphia 76ers are also undefeated at 2-0 and are in 6th place in the NBA Summer League. This past Thursday, Philly defeated the Atlanta Hawks in an overtime thriller 96-88. Tyrese Maxey dominated, contributing 31 points, 6 rebounds, and 5 assists. Isaiah Joe (21pts) and Paul Reed (20pts & 12reb) came up huge as well. Additionally, Tyrese Maxey is leading the Summer League in scoring with 26.0 points per game. The Sixers are looking to go 3-0 and join the race for 1st place. Furthermore if they beat the Celtics, there will be a five-way tie for the 1st seed (including Philadelphia).

Check out our recent video highlight reels from Thursday’s win over the Atlanta Hawks.

Tyrese Maxey

Isaiah Joe

Paul Reed

Jaden Springer

All blocks + steals