Daily Archives: May 1, 2023

Sixers’ Joel Embiid out for Game 1 vs. Celtics; Doc Rivers says he’s done ‘zero running’

Embiid out for Game 1 in Boston; Rivers says he’s done ‘zero running’ yet originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia BOSTON — For the second consecutive season, the Sixers opened Round 2 of the playoffs without All-Star big man Joel Embiid. The Sixers officially ruled Embiid out with a right knee sprain approximately 90 minutes before tipping off their second-round …

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Joel Embiid injury update: 76ers star ruled out for Game 1 vs. Celtics with knee issue

Getty Images When the Philadelphia 76ers take on the Boston Celtics Monday night to kick off their second-round playoff series, they’ll be doing so without All-Star big man Joel Embiid. Philadelphia’s franchise centerpiece has been officially ruled out for Game 1, after previously being listed as doubtful on Saturday. Sixers head coach Doc Rivers said that he “hopes” Embiid will …

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Best Slam Dunks of Round 1! #ATTSlamDunk

Never miss a moment with the latest news, trending stories and highlights to bring you closer to your favorite players and teams. Source link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2eEoaziUFvo Author : Publish date : [publish_date] Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Paul George says he wants Clippers to re-sign Russell Westbrook in free agency: ‘He’s just so valuable’

Paul George was one of the leading voices pushing for the Los Angeles Clippers to sign Russell Westbrook from the buyout market this season, so it should come as little surprise that he’s now urging the team to give the veteran point guard a new contract this summer.  Speaking on his podcast, “Podcast P,” George shared his thoughts on Westbrook’s …

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Jackson, Hurley celebrate UConn’s title at Citi Field

NEW YORK — Four weeks after winning UConn’s fifth NCAA men’s basketball championship, coach Dan Hurley and Andre Jackson Jr. got to celebrate the experience at Citi Field. Jackson, one of the starters on the Huskies and a native of upstate Amsterdam, threw out the ceremonial first pitch while his head coach, Hurley, and members of the UConn staff watched …

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BEST Moments of the 2023 #NBAPlayoffs First Round 🔥

Take a look back on all the great moments and plays from the first round of the playoffs so far! Never miss a moment with the latest … Source link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g_vw0vnIOio Author : Publish date : [publish_date] Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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2023 NBA playoffs bracket, schedule: Celtics-76ers and Nuggets-Suns on Monday; Lakers vs. Warriors in Round 2

Kim O’Reilly, CBS Sports The second round is completely set in the 2023 NBA playoffs after the Warriors ousted the Kings behind Stephen Curry’s 50-point Game 7 performance on Sunday. Eight teams remain in the fight for the Larry O’Brien trophy with Nuggets-Suns, Warriors-Lakers, Knicks-Heat and Celtics-76ers making up the four second-round matchups. Two series are already underway as the …

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Joel Embiid injury update: 76ers star unlikely to play Game 1 vs. Celtics with knee issue, per report

Getty Images When the Philadelphia 76ers take on the Boston Celtics Monday night to kick off their second-round playoff series, they could be doing so without All-Star big man Joel Embiid. Sixers head coach Doc Rivers announced on Saturday that Embiid is doubtful for Game 1, and Adrian Wojnarowski reported that the MVP finalist is “unlikely to play” and the …

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BYU basketball gets commitment from transfer guard Dawson Baker

UC Irvine’s Dawson Baker, right, will join the BYU basketball program as a transfer, he announced Monday. | Ronda Churchill, Associated Press Next year’s BYU men’s basketball roster took another critical step toward being shaped Monday, as the Cougars received a commitment from transfer guard Dawson Baker. Baker, who played the past three seasons at UC Irvine, announced the news …

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Sixers discuss how to slow down Celtics stars Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown

BOSTON–The biggest challenge for the Philadelphia 76ers in this Eastern Conference semifinal series, other than overcoming the injury to Joel Embiid, will be slowing down Boston Celtics stars Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown. The two of them form one of the more fearsome duos in the league and they are responsible for everything the Celtics do on the floor. Tatum …

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