Simmons only has four points and two assists, and he's only shot one-of-four from the field, but the likely Rookie of the Year has dictated the pace of the game. But even if all those shots aren't dropping, they won't be significantly easier to guard in Game 2 on Monday.
Redick scored 28 points and Ben Simmons posted a near triple-double (17 points, 14 assists and nine rebounds) as the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Miami Heat 130-103 in Game 1 of their first-round National Basketball Association playoff series at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Saturday.
"We had one turnover in the entire second half and I give Ben Simmons a tremendous amount of credit, " Brown told reporters. After Dragic buried a three to increase the Heat's lead to 63-56 with 11:02 left in the third quarter, Philadelphia went on to outscore the Heat 34-15 in the third quarter, holding Miami to 5 of 19 shooting (26.3 percent) in the period.
European leaders back Syria strikes, warn against escalation
Western diplomats said they were ready to allow time for negotiations to make every effort to bring Russian Federation aboard. The air campaign could frustrate those in Trump's base who oppose military intervention and are wary of open-ended conflicts.
Defending NBA champions the Golden State Warriors swept aside the San Antonio Spurs 113-92 to open their playoff campaign. J.J. Redick is their only starter shorter than 6-9 and size matters on that end of the floor.
Canberran Mills was given the job of guarding Thompson and it proved mission impossible.
Winning a record 16-straight games rolling into the playoffs can certainly excite a fanbase.
English championship leaders Wolves secure promotion to Premier League
They finished bottom on that occasion and quickly dropped into League One with relegation from the Championship the following season.
Thompson found his shot and scored 27 points, making 11 of 13 shots.
The Spurs lacked the firepower to match the Warriors, with their All-Star forward Kawhi Leonard mysteriously refusing to play despite overcoming a quadriceps injury and being cleared to play by the team. Marco Belinelli, who had averaged 18.8 points over his last five games, scored 25.
The Warriors host game two on Monday, with games three and four in San Antonio.
Former Coast to Coast AM Host Art Bell Dead at Age 72
Radio disc jockey Arthur William Bell passed away at his home in Pahrump, Nevada on Friday the 13th . The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that longtime radio host Art Bell has died at the age of 72.
The teams will compete in Game 2 in Philadelphia before the series moves to South Beach.