Game 5 (if necessary) - TBD Game 6 (if necessary) - TBD Game 7 (if necessary) - TBD Season Series 76ers won 3-1 Dec. 13, 2019 — 76ers 115, Celtics 109 : Joel Embiid (Dec 13, 2019) — 38 points, 13 rebounds, and six assists The 76ers won the first three meetings of the season, beginning with their season opener which saw all five starters score 15+ points, led by 24 from Ben Simmons — in what looked like the perfect start for Philly's new jumbo-sized starting lineup.
The former New Albany High School star and Indiana University standout is in his rookie season with the NBA’s Boston Celtics. The 6-foot-4, 216-pound shooting guard started the second game of his career in Boston’s 96-90 regular-season-ending loss to Washington on Thursday afternoon. In 30 minutes, Langford was 3-for-9 from the field, including 0 of 1 from 3-point range, while also recording four rebounds, four assists and one turnover before leaving with a wrist injury.
Former Duke basketball superstar Jayson Tatum finished his regular season with nearly a perfect performance for the Boston Celtics. It was the perfect end to the regular season for former Blue Devil standout Jayson Tatum as he nearly dropped in a perfect game en route to yet another victory for the Boston Celtics. Tatum poured in 29 points against the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday on 10-of-13 shooting from the field, 4-of-5 from 3-point range, and a perfect 5-of-5 from the free throw line.