The Celtics were predictably no match for Joel Embiid and the Sixers as the big man dominated en route to a 50 point outburst. What started as a tightly contested game quickly moved in the Sixers’ favor as a combination of turnovers and foul trouble plagued the Celtics. Joel Embiid led the effort forcing many […]Read more "Sixers Crush the Celtics Thanks to Embiid’s Massive Performance"
Following a loss to the Grizzlies, the Sixers will be back in action for a matchup with the Celtics for the third time this season. The Sixers will continue to chip away at their grueling schedule with a matchup with the Boston Celtics tonight. The team took advantage of a much-needed day of rest yesterday, […]Read more "Sixers Look to Find Energy Again Against Rival Celtics"
Joel Embiid continued his push for MVP as the Sixers sweep the Celtics in their first two meetings of the season. Ah, Sixers’ basketball is fun again. In the latter half of the NBA’s new style of a “home and home,” the Sixers sent the Celtics out of Philly with their second consecutive win against […]Read more "Embiid Shines Again as Sixers Stave Off Brown’s Career Night"
After defeating the Celtics in the first leg of the back-to-back the rivals are back at it tonight. Led by a 42 point performance from Joel Embiid, the Sixers were able to secure a victory by a score of 117-109. There is no time for the team to rest on their laurels and here are […]Read more "Three things Sixers fans should watch in Celtics rematch"
Yet another MVP night for the Sixers big man. Following a frustrating loss at the hands of Ja Morant and the Memphis Grizzlies, the Sixers bounced back in a big way by knocking off their longtime division rival; the Boston Celtics. While granted the C’s were without their superstar forward Jayson Tatum, it was a […]Read more "Stunning performance from Embiid helps Sixers neutralize Celtics"
The Sixers are back in action tonight after Sunday night’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder was postponed. Welcoming the Boston Celtics into town, the Sixers will begin another “home & home” with both homes being Philly. One major storyline heading into the game has been the health of both teams. The Sixers have struggled […]Read more "Sixers to Host Boston in Latest “Home & Home”"
Brett Brown is simply the not the Sixers biggest problem. The Sixers were obviously unsuccessful during their first two games against the Boston Celtics, and the cries for Brett Brown to be fired reached an all-time high following the back-to-back losses. He was criticized for the starting lineups he picked, the offense he ran, the […]Read more "Brett Brown is being made into a scapegoat, and the Sixers will regret it"
Tobias Harris silences the doubters. From the very moment Tobias Harris inked that $180 million contract, the criticisms have poured down left and right on the Sixers forward. Anytime he misses a shot, Twitter is flooded with calls of “overpaid” and “overrated”. For the most part, Harris has been exactly what the Sixers paid for, […]Read more "Sixers vs Celtics: Five bold predictions for the first round of the playoffs"
The Playoffs are upon us and the Sixers will be matching up with their rivals, the Boston Celtics. The team will be without one of their stars after Ben Simmons underwent surgery on his kneecap. Without Simmons, many, even in Philadelphia, have seemingly given up on Philadelphia winning this series. That is certainly premature though […]Read more "What you need to know ahead of Sixers’ opening playoff game"
While there are still eight regular-season games left to play before the NBA standings are final, there’s currently a strong chance the Sixers will be squaring off against the Boston Celtics in round one. With Boston in the third seed and Philly holding down the sixth seed, another playoff series between the old rivals seems inevitable. The […]Read more "How does Sixers’ Tobias Harris stack up against the Celtics?"