Embiid was a spectator in Game 1 of the first-round series because of a broken orbital bone around his left eye.
Embiid ditched the black mask he's been wearing in light shooting drills for a white "Phantom of the Opera" mask to ring the ceremonial Liberty Bell before tipoff.
The Miami Heat finished the 2017-18 season with a record of 44-38, good enough for sixth in the Eastern Conference, which means they'll be taking on the third-seeded Philadelphia76ers in the first round of the National Basketball Association playoffs.
The teams will compete in Game 2 in Philadelphia before the series moves to South Beach. It's no secret how we've won games and how we play.
The expectation after last season's 18-win improvement was to have a Sixersteam healthy enough to make a run at a.500 record with the possibility of playoffs in a weak Eastern Conference.
The 76ers host Game 2 on Monday night, with Game 3 set for Thursday night in Miami. So will his jersey, at least for Game 1. This is the type of first round series that has the chance of going seven games.
"It's still about what's best for Joel's health", Brown said after practice Sunday. Embiid's early absence could end up being what pushes the Heat over the top in this series. Failing that, they need to anticipate every down screen and cover every corner look for J.J. Redick and Dario Saric (and their reasonably like-for-like replacements, Belinelli and Ilyasova). Embiid is a first-team All-NBA candidate as well as Defensive Player of the Year candidate. The 76ers finished the regular season on a 16-game winning streak despite his absence. Whiteside also had eight rebounds and two blocked shots.
The SUV Ferrell was a passenger in was side swiped by another vehicle , causing it to flip over, according to witnesses. The Toyota hit the rear right side of the SUV, causing it lose control, hit the center divider and overturn.
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Democrats, who had been critical of Comey's handling of the Clinton investigation, defended him against Trump's attacks. In January 2017, United States intelligence chiefs briefed Mr Trump and his advisers on Russia's election meddling.
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I think if we do our homework, if we get the auto balance right and we get everything together, then it should be a good weekend. Max Verstappen believes Red Bull still has work to do over one lap if it is to make the most of its strong race pace in China .
There was no immediate confirmation or indication from Assad's government that Syrian troops entered Douma on Thursday. The attack on the town of Douma on 7 April killed dozens of people, including children.
The U.S. notified Israel on Friday before it carried out missile strikes on Syrian targets, an Israeli official told Reuters . This massacre was a significant escalation in a pattern of chemical weapons use by that very bad regime".
Ambedkar, an event had been organized at the Galgalia Middle School which is located in the border area near Kharibari. It also referenced how Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had been inspired by the life and message of Dr Ambedkar.
The Samsung Note 9 will feature the next-generation Bixby AI, which is expected to make the device smarter than its predecessors. There isn't much wrong with slow-mo captures aside from the fact that it can be really hard to record a good slow-motion clip.
Milos Forman, Oscar-Winning Director of Amadeus, Dies at 86
His first feature film came in 1964 with " Black Peter ", which established him as part of the rising New Wave Movement in Czech. Larry Flynt ) and comedian Andy Kaufman ( Man on the Moon ). "A filmmaker, artist, and champion of artists' rights".
Trudeau to meet with Horgan, Notley on Sunday
Shares of Kinder Morgan Canada held their gains following news of the Sunday meeting and closed up 5.5 percent at C$17.50. She said the federal government should use "every tool in its toolbox" to make sure the project goes through.
Russell Westbrook averages triple-double again
And Russell Westbrook has postseason aspirations, as he told Lesley McCaslin of the Thunder's television broadcast after the game. Some that he may have taken from a teammate. "We know we can beat anybody when we're playing our best", Westbrook said postgame.