Joel Embiid was pointing at his head and suggesting that the Philadelphia 76ers which has taken up real estate inside Boston’s cranium during Monday’s Game 4. After that he did it again and again, continues this seven times in total. However, Philadelphia trimmed the Eastern Conference semifinals series and deficit to 3-1 with Monday’s 103-92 triumph at Wells Fargo Center.
Of course, Marcus Morris also responded by making hand gestures in front of Embiid’s face denoting Boston’s 3-0 series lead. In general, Game 5 is on Wednesday and Morris is anxious for another opportunity to close out the Sixers.
“S—, I’m ready to go now,” Morris said. “They had a lot to say in here. They did what they’re supposed to do. They got one. S—, we did what we’re supposed to do, we got one [on the road]. So we’ll go back 3-1, and hopefully, we put it away.”
In general, McConnell’s career night steadies 76ers and struggling offense in Game 4. As well as Sixers inserted T.J. even McConnell into their starting line-up in hopes of addressing several shortcomings and related aspects, surprisingly it is also worked.
Asked to explain his hand gestures to Embiid, Morris said, “Because it’s reality. Even it is really hard because I know and I wouldn’t say a damn word if I was down 3-1. We’re all different. So it is what it is.”
Embiid, Rozier T’d up after on-court tangle
Terry Rozier and Joel Embiid also separated following a brief on-court scuffle in the second quarter of the Sixers’ Game 4 win over the Celtics. Celtics’ Larkin injures shoulder in Game 4 loss.
Celtics’ Morris finishes 76ers:
In general, Celtics guard Shane Larkin left the team’s 103-92 after their loss in the fourth game to Philadelphia on Monday night with a left shoulder injury as well as he did not return. However, the way Jo handles him on the floor is also great. Overall, he also feeds off the energy, and somebody to frustrate him as well as get under his skin, said, Simmons.
“When people try to annoy him and frustrate him, he wants to be great, and you can see it.”
T.J. McConnell’s career night steadies 76ers’:
Even Embiid is also got a bit boisterous after the Sixers had stretched this will lead the double digits late in the third quarter. Even Brown wouldn’t use the fouls as an excuse at the same time he was surprised when he got hit with a technical. Of course, Boston is also seemingly frustrated by the number of fouls calls as well as seemed to lose its composure a bit, when both head coach Brad Stevens, as well as Jaylen Brown, were whistled for technical’s after is his fifth foul late in the third.
Obviously, it is a pretty special and the most unforgettable moment in the game series,” McConnell said. “I think we have the best fans in the NBA.