The Sixers are preparing for life without Joel Embiid, at least for the time being. Doc Rivers told reporters on Saturday that there's no timeline for a return, but that there's hope Embiid can come back.
Joel Embiid, Tyrese Maxey, and James Harden combined for 80 points to power the Sixers to a 132-97 victory to close out the series.
The Sixers were wrestled to the floor in the second quarter and never got back up, falling 103-88 in Game 5.
Overview The Boston Celtics topped the Brooklyn Nets by a score of 109-103 and took a 3-0 in this NBA playoff series. Boston’s lockdown defense on Kevin Durant and Jayson...
Embiid suffered the injury in the first half of the Sixers' Game-3 victory on Wednesday, according to ESPN.
Terrible execution on both ends shot the Sixers in the foot, forcing a Game 5 with a 110-102 loss to the Raptors.
Joel Embiid capped a 28-point second half with a triple right before the buzzer to send the Sixers to a commanding 3-0 series lead, 104-101.
Joel Embiid dominated the Raptors to the tune 31 points to power the Sixers to a blowout victory, 112-97, and a 2-0 series lead.
Overview The one-seeded Miami Heat obliterated the eighth-seeded Atlanta Hawks by a score of 115-91 in Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. Miami did a multitude of great things...
But the Sixers absolutely schooled Toronto, both on the court and on the sidelines. Philly took a 1-0 lead in the series by taking what Toronto likes to do and manipulating it to get what they wanted.