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ClutchPoints May 12, 2023
Joel Embiid, Tyrese Maxey’s confident stances heading into ‘war’ in Game 7 vs. Celtics

Joel Embiid, Tyrese Maxey’s confident stances heading into ‘war’ in Game 7 vs. Celtics

PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia 76ers let a golden opportunity slip by them in Game 6 against the Boston Celtics. The Sixers came out flat and paid the price for it, losing the game at home and setting up a road Game 7. Solid scoring efforts from Joel Embiid and Tyrese Maxey weren’t enough for Philly […] The post Joel Embiid, Tyrese Maxey’s confident stances heading into ‘war’ in Game 7 vs. Celtics appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Liberty Ballers May 11, 2023
Sixers Bell Ringer: Sixers drop Game 6, series tied 3-3

Sixers Bell Ringer: Sixers drop Game 6, series tied 3-3

Photo by Tim Nwachukwu/ Commendable efforts from Joel Embiid and Tyrese Maxey weren’t enough to overcome the Celtics. Sixers Playoff Bell Ringer standings James Harden - 3Joel Embiid - 3Tyrese Maxey - 2Tobias Harris - 1 The Philadelphia 76ers dropped Game 6 to the Boston Celtics, 95-86, in South Philadelphia on Thursday night. The Celtics jumped out to a speedy double-digit lead off a 12-0 run, assisted by the Sixers shooting just 1-for-11 to get the game started. Twitter was erupting and the Wells Fargo Center filled with a queasy, restless quiet. Pack it up, move...
Liberty Ballers May 11, 2023
Sixers-Celtics Game 6: first half thread

Sixers-Celtics Game 6: first half thread

Are Joel Embiid, James Harden, Tyrese Maxey and co. going to close it out or will Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown knot this classic rivalry series up? Game Details Who: Philadelphia 76ers vs. Boston Celtics When: 7:30 pm EST Where: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA Watch: ESPN Radio: 97.5 The Fanatic Follow: @LibertyBallers
Liberty Ballers May 11, 2023
Sixers return home trying to close out the Celtics in Game 6

Sixers return home trying to close out the Celtics in Game 6

Some thoughts on slowing Jaylen Brown, Tyrese Maxey’s resurgence and the James Harden-Joel Embiid pick-and-roll. The Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics play a rather important game inside Wells Fargo Center on Thursday night. After a dominant, 115-103 Game 5 victory on the road, the Sixers hold a 3-2 lead in this series, with a chance to advance to their first Eastern Conference Finals since 2001. Boston, meanwhile, is hoping to extend its season and not fall well short of its goal: avenging its NBA Finals loss from a year ago. Danilo Gallinari is out because of a torn...
Liberty Ballers May 10, 2023
Tyrese Maxey answered the call in Game 5 win

Tyrese Maxey answered the call in Game 5 win

Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via The 22-year-old’s 30 points, including 12 in the fourth quarter, were a huge boost for this Sixers team now looking to complete the upset. Game 5’s 115-103 win in Boston was the best the Philadelphia 76ers have looked in the playoffs in a long time. They consistently controlled the game against an excellent Celtics team to put themselves one win away from their first conference finals appearance since 2001. Crucially, the Sixers didn’t do it via an out-of-this-world performance by one of their two headlining stars, Joel...
ClutchPoints May 10, 2023
James Harden’s ‘irritated’ message that inspired Tyrese Maxey’s big Game 5 performance, revealed

James Harden’s ‘irritated’ message that inspired Tyrese Maxey’s big Game 5 performance, revealed

BOSTON — Tyrese Maxey’s struggles against the Boston Celtics persisted during the Philadelphia 76ers’ regular season and into the 2023 NBA playoffs. When the Sixers really needed him, he stepped up with a monster performance against the team that had pushed him around all season long. Maxey’s 30 points, which included 12 in the fourth […] The post James Harden’s ‘irritated’ message that inspired Tyrese Maxey’s big Game 5 performance, revealed appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Liberty Ballers May 10, 2023
3 takeaways from the Sixers’ crucial Game 5 win over the Celtics

3 takeaways from the Sixers’ crucial Game 5 win over the Celtics

Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Joel Embiid’s defense, Tyrese Maxey’s scoring and Danuel House’s impact were all key for the Sixers. On Tuesday, for the first time in franchise history, the Philadelphia 76ers won a road Game 5 in a series tied 2-2. Philadelphia walked into TD Garden and dispatched the Boston Celtics, 115-103. They lead this Eastern Conference Semifinals 3-2 and are staring at a chance to close it out on Thursday inside Wells Fargo Center for Game 6. They took the lead with 7:24 remaining in the first quarter and never relinquished it. They...
ClutchPoints May 9, 2023
Sixers-Celtics Game 5 breakdown: Joel Embiid, Tyrese Maxey power dominant win

Sixers-Celtics Game 5 breakdown: Joel Embiid, Tyrese Maxey power dominant win

The Philadelphia 76ers and the Boston Celtics squared off in TD Garden looking to retake the series lead in their Eastern Conference Semifinals matchup. In Game 5, the Sixers came ready to play and won convincingly with a final score of 115-103. Let’s break down Game 5 between the Sixers and the Celtics. Sixers player […] The post Sixers-Celtics Game 5 breakdown: Joel Embiid, Tyrese Maxey power dominant win appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Liberty Ballers May 9, 2023
Sixers-Celtics Game 5: first half thread

Sixers-Celtics Game 5: first half thread

James Harden, Joel Embiid, Tyrese Maxey, P.J. Tucker, Tobias Harris, De’Anthony Melton, Paul Reed, Georges Niang... it’s go time. Game Details Who: Philadelphia 76ers vs. Boston Celtics When: 7:30 pm EST Where: TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts Watch: TNT Radio: 97.5 The Fanatic Follow: @LibertyBallers
Liberty Ballers May 7, 2023
Sixers Bell Ringer: Harden bounces back with 42, Sixers tie series 2-2

Sixers Bell Ringer: Harden bounces back with 42, Sixers tie series 2-2

Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Breathe. It’s over, for now. Sixers Playoff Bell Ringer standings Tyrese Maxey - 2 James Harden - 2 Joel Embiid - 2 Tobias Harris - 1 The Philadelphia 76ers pulled out a 116-115 overtime win over the Boston Celtics to tie the series at 2-2. The Sixers looked better in the first period of this one than they did for any of the past two contests. Joel Embiid led the Sixers after one with 12 points on 4-for-6 shooting in the first, then all eyes turned to James Harden. The Sixers built their first double-digit lead of the series...
Liberty Ballers May 6, 2023
Ready or not, Tyrese Maxey needs to come of age now for the Sixers to defeat Boston

Ready or not, Tyrese Maxey needs to come of age now for the Sixers to defeat Boston

Photo by Tim Nwachukwu/ Philadelphia needs this young star to go supernova. With the Boston Celtics fresh off consecutive wins that have seen them seize control of this second-round series, Philadelphia 76ers fans are looking for answers as to where things have gone wrong. While the list of reasons the Sixers have fallen behind 2-1 in the series isn’t exactly short, one you’ll find near the top is that Tyrese Maxey hasn’t been the X factor the team needs. It’s not coincidental that he scored 26 points in the Game 1 win, and then combined for 26 points total...
ClutchPoints May 6, 2023
Joel Embiid reveals messages for James Harden, Tyrese Maxey after brutal showings vs. Celtics

Joel Embiid reveals messages for James Harden, Tyrese Maxey after brutal showings vs. Celtics

PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid lived up to the expectations of an MVP as he received the trophy prior to the Philadelphia 76ers’ Game 3 matchup with the Boston Celtics. His co-stars, James Harden and Tyrese Maxey, folded under the pressure as the Sixers lost Game 3 by a final score of 114-102. While Embiid bounced […] The post Joel Embiid reveals messages for James Harden, Tyrese Maxey after brutal showings vs. Celtics appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Liberty Ballers May 6, 2023
Sixers Bell Ringer: Sixers stumble, Celtics take 2-1 series lead

Sixers Bell Ringer: Sixers stumble, Celtics take 2-1 series lead

Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports Well, at least it was better than Game 2. Sixers Playoff Bell Ringer standings Tyrese Maxey - 2 James Harden - 2 Joel Embiid - 1 Tobias Harris - 1 The Boston Celtics came to the Wells Fargo Center and took Game 3 from the Philadelphia 76ers 114-102 on Friday night. The Sixers were quickly down by double-digits to the Celtics in the first before battling back to take the lead by the end of the frame. By the end of the second, Boston had reestablished their advantage, leading 57-50 headed into the locker room. Sloppiness plagued the Sixers...
Liberty Ballers May 3, 2023
Sixers Bell Ringer: Philadelphia pummeled in Game 2 as Celtics even series

Sixers Bell Ringer: Philadelphia pummeled in Game 2 as Celtics even series

Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Joel Embiid made his return after a two-week absence, but Boston routed the Sixers. Sixers Playoff Bell Ringer standings Tyrese Maxey - 2 James Harden - 2 Tobias Harris - 1 In Joel Embiid’s return to the lineup, the Philadelphia 76ers had a chance to seize control of this Eastern Conference Semifinals series by taking a 2-0 lead. Instead, the Boston Celtics altered some defensive tactics, had their drive-and-kick game flowing and routed Philadelphia, 121-87, to even the series heading back to Wells Fargo Center for Friday’s...
CelticsBlog May 3, 2023
Tyrese Maxey could be the inflection point of the Eastern Conference semifinals

Tyrese Maxey could be the inflection point of the Eastern Conference semifinals

Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports The second-round matchup may hinge on the play of Philadelphia’s young, burgeoning star guard. Tyrese Maxey is a very good player, one of the most promising prospects in the NBA. Drafted to a Philadelphia 76ers franchise with title hopes, the young guard has improved drastically every year he’s played in the NBA. Now, at just 22-and-change-years-old, he’s unquestionably the third-best player on a Sixers team with very realistic hopes of title contention this season. He’s a 20 PPG scorer, a 43% three-point shooter on high volume and...

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