Another exciting evening of NBA Playoffs Basketball is ahead, with the Atlanta Hawks, Philadelphia 76ers, Phoenix Suns, and Denver Nuggets in play. This is your place to chat and/or comment about it with fellow Blazer’s Edge Readers.
Here is the schedule and TV information.
Philadelphia 76ers at Atlanta Hawks
4:30 PM, Pacific Time on ESPN TV
The series is tied at 1-1. Atlanta took the first game 128-124 with hot three-point shooting and 35 points from guard Trae Young. This allowed them to overcome a blistering 39 from Philadelphia center Joel Embiid. Embiid upped his production even further in Game 2, scoring 40. That and even hotter three-point shooting from Philly allowed them to even the series with a 118-102 victory.
Phoenix Suns at Denver Nuggets
7:00 PM, Pacific Time on ESPN TV
Phoenix leads 2-0 in this series. In Game 1 they held NBA MVP Nikola Jokic to 22 points while putting four starters over the 20-point mark themselves, winning 122-105. Defense came into play in Game 2, as Phoenix held Denver to 40% shooting from the field, 33% from the three-point arc, blowing them out 123-98.
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