The Atlanta Hawks Game 5 win against the Philadelphia 76ers is among the most improbable comebacks in NBA playoff history.
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Atlanta closed Game 5 out on a 51-23 run — including a 14-0 sprint to the finish — to secure a 109-106 win and head home with a chance to close the series out on Friday.
The Hawks trailed 72-46 with 8:31 to go in the third quarter but roared back to beat the 76ers in Game 5. How did they do it?
Clint Capela explained how the Hawks slowed 76ers star Joel Embiid in Game 4: "Whenever you wear him out, everything becomes tougher for him."
PHILADELPHIA (AP) Trae Young ran off the court clapping and yapping toward the few Hawks fans that braved the Philly crowd and stuck around and were rewarded with a comeback victory for the ages. Oh yes, there will be a Game 6 in the Eastern Conference semifinals, with the upstart Hawks - not top-seeded Joel Embiid and the Sixers - playing for a spot in the next round. ''If you don't believe, you got to believe now,'' Hawks coach Nate McMillan said.
This season’s three All-NBA teams, announced Tuesday, saw some notable omissions, namely Jayson Tatum of the Boston Celtics and Donovan Mitchell of the Utah Jazz. While the snub might hurt a player’s pride, those two players might feel it even more in their wallets. All-NBA team selections can often trigger bonuses in contracts, directly causing […]
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