We’re going to work on a lot of stuff that pertains to us,” Rivers said of this week’s practice sessions. Cole Anthony scored a career-high 37 points for the injury-plagued Magic, who were without several key players. Orlando ended the season on a seven-game skid and finished 21-51.
So that was part of the show that fans arriving for a basketball game involving the Orlando Magic were made to tolerate two nights after the Sixers, for the first time in 20 years, had claimed home-court advantage for the entirety of the Eastern Conference playoffs. They would be made to stare up at a flag that should not be saluted, not ever, and particularly not this season. The fans shouldn't salute it, either, because the lose-to-win strategy was wrong all along.
Philadelphia 76ers descrives his rookie season after their home win in the season finale.