Sixers Lose To Heat As Joel Embiid Expresses Frustration
17 April, 2018, 20:33 | Author: Orlando Hughes
A 21-7 run was stopped when an ageless Dwyane Wade punished the Sixers with a breakway dunk to highlight his 28-point outburst off the bench and build the lead back to eight points with two to play. User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.
Don't expect them to let up, especially going back to their home court for the next two games on Thursday and Saturday.
Wade turned in a vintage performance, scoring 28 points to end the 76ers' 17-game winning streak and lead the Miami Heat to a 113-103 Game 2 win over Philadelphia on Monday night and even the first-round playoff series. Philadelphia had looked convincing while rolling to a win in Game 1 and was confident enough not to rush Joel Embiid back from injury entering Monday.
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They looked to be well on their way to another impressive victory after a stellar play involving point guard Ben Simmons and power forward Dario Saric. After a quick start hitting 4-of-5, some foul trouble for Goran Dragic that forced him to the bench threw the Heat off, they struggled to score going 5-of-18 the rest of the quarter, and meanwhile, the Sixers kept making plays and had a double-digit lead in the first.
While Wade's return to the Heat has had its ups and downs, Monday night was a flashback to the days where Wade was the face of the organization.
The Sixers had started confidently, building a seven-point cushion to lead 29-22 at the end of the first quarter. The Heat have some quality players, and a quality coach in Erik Spoelstra. It took just one loss for him to express his desire to play on social media, and state it very clearly.
However, it was the second quarter that proved to be the most decisive in the match. And the Sixers 50 rebounds and 34 assists were their most in a playoff game since they went up 2-0 on the Portland Trail Blazers on May 26, 1977 in the NBA Finals.
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