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.
Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson Do Not Plan To Call It Quits
Some sources are saying Kardashian will forgive him, others are saying it's over, and there's been no word from the woman herself. While many people have been urging Khloe to dump Thompson, "Bodak Yellow" rapper Cardi B wants the new mom to follow her heart.
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.
Sergey Lavrov could speak on Syria at press conference
The Syrian government was ready to issue visas immediately on the border, without any additional delay. Syria's civil war, which began as a popular uprising against Assad, is now in its eighth year.
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.
Locals March For Science
Worldwide attendance was an estimated 1 million people in 2017. About 5,000 people were expected to attend the Washington D.C.
The teams will compete in Game 2 in Philadelphia before the series moves to South Beach.