The Heat have won just two times on the road since January 29 and the 76ers enter the first round after closing the regular season on an NBA-record 16-game winning streak.
Fultz only just returned after a long absence on March 26th, but he's been a solid scoring option for the Sixers' second unit in limited minutes - and the superstar potential is clearly there.
While many considered Simmons to be a rare talent, no one could have predicted the one-and-done guard from LSU would have this kind of impact on the 76ers, who posted their first 50-win season and best record since reaching the 2001 NBA Finals.
No, instead there's a national debate as to whether or not Ben Simmons, the star of the team's franchise record 16-game win streak should even be qualified for Rookie of the Year because he was technically on the roster last season. Embiid collided with teammate Markelle Fultz, and the orbital fracture required surgery.
The Warriors have looked vulnerable for the first time in three years without the injured Steph Curry but you'd expect Durant, Draymond Green and Klay Thompson to pick up the slack now the playoffs are upon us. "But me going into the game, I'm going to play the way I play".
"Sixers head coach Brett Brown appeared on NBCSN's Dan Patrick Show (h/t NBC Sports Philadelphia) on Friday and said: "[Embiid] will not play in Game 1. The Heat did not claim the title until the final game of the season, beating the top-seeded Toronto Raptors in overtime 116-109. As he told MH: "They've figured me out now and they can't stop what I'm going to do".
Heat are 6-1-1 ATS in their last 8 Saturday games. "Unless something remarkable happens, Dan, I don't plan on him playing in Game 1". "Find my guys, get them open shots and do what I can". The Sixers had been cautious this season and initially held him out of the back end of consecutive games on the schedule. He thinks the Sixers are a nice story but they aren't winning the East this season and likely won't do so for a decade. Whiteside leads in rebounds with 11.4 while Dragic tops in assists with 4.8 per game. The Sixers won their two home games and lost the two contests in Miami.
Khosrowshahi said in an interview that Jump was "a ideal fit" for Uber's expanding portfolio beyond its core ride-hailing service. An integrated U-bar also enables riders to lock the bike to light poles, trees, benches, or traditional bike racks.
According to The Hollywood Reporter , the four people in his SUV all suffered injuries and were taken to the hospital . Ferrell's representative told TMZ the actor was not seriously hurt and was released from the hospital Friday morning.
But WWE announcing Monday that Lesnar re-signed with the company certainly quelled any talks about his departure at least for now. Back at WrestleMania 31, Reigns had his singles match with Lesnar interrupted by Seth Rollins and a Money in the Bank briefcase.
It's Exotic Meat Month and a North Carolina brewery is taking the opportunity to introduce customers to all types of meats. Alongside the tarantula several other exotic meats are on offer, including camel, turtle, reindeer, rabbit, bugs and elk.
Alexi Lubomirski will lead the photography on the day, having already captured the couple for their engagement photos . The photographer said that he is excited to capture the "next chapter in this wonderful love story".
After Phipps revealed her own difficulties in becoming a mother, the pair exchanged phone numbers and chose to keep in touch. Samantha Snipes was 24 years old and eight months pregnant when she met Temple Phipps on a plane almost two years ago.
Reportedly, representatives of HQ Trivia are pursuing sponsorship deals with major brands like Warner Bros . and Nike. The amount of money you can win depends on how many people join a game and how many are left at the end of the match.
Bayern Munich Appoint Kovac As Manager
Bayern grew more and more frustrated as the game went on, Robben spurning a number of opportunities in the second half. Bayern Munich have announced that current Frankfurt manager Niko Kovac will takeover at the Allianz Arena from July 1.
Senators: Trump is reconsidering his stance on TPP trade deal
The other countries include Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam. Back in June 2016, Trump claimed that the agreement was, in fact, " pushed by special interests who want to rape our country ".
FBI Raids Michael Cohen's Office
He also argues she hasn't suffered any damages and that his statements were an opinion and "rhetorical hyperbole" under the law. Of course, it's possible that Cohen is an honorable but misunderstood attorney who has done nothing wrong, nor has his client.
Michael Goolaerts dies after Paris-Roubaix cardiac arrest
David Lappartient, president of the Union Cycliste Internationale, expressed the organisation's sadness at the tragic news. The team said Goolaerts died "in the presence of his family members and loved ones, who we keep in our thoughts".
Syria actions demand worldwide response
Ms Haley has called for a vote on Tuesday on a draft resolution to set up a new inquiry into the use of chemical weapons in Syria. The new proposed United Nations resolution includes rival Russian and Western proposals for a new body to assess blame.
Japan sack their manager ahead of the 2018 World Cup
The Japanese qualified for the finals for the first time in 1998 and have been present at the World Cup ever since. Japan faces a tough group, with opening matches against Colombia and Senegal before it faces off against Poland.
Russia's Rusal plunges on United States sanctions
The measures affect the seven oligarchs, 12 companies they own or control, as well as 17 senior Russian government officials. The action targeted Russian oligarchs whose companies have wide-ranging involvement in global capital markets.
Korea seeks summit with Trump in Pyongyang
The countries will hold at least one more meeting on these issues to discuss the summit's agenda. South Korean President Moon Jae-in and US President Donald Trump have both agreed to meet Kim.