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Sixers start playoff series with Boston Celtics at 6:30 p.m. Monday.

The winner of this series will face the winner of the series between the No. 2 seed Toronto Raptors and No. 7 seed Brooklyn Nets in the second round.

Celtics coach Brad Stevens calls Ben Simmons-less Sixers ‘a heck of a team’

Stevens praised the Sixers offense in the absence of Ben Simmons ahead of the Celtics' first-round playoff matchup.

Mike Muscala’s game-winning three-pointer vs. Heat secures the Sixers’ first-round pick in NBA draft

The Sixers acquired the Top 20 protected pick from the Orlando Magic for Markelle Fultz in 2019.

Sixers-Raptors best-worst: Toronto’s Chris Boucher goes off, Joel Embiid’s latest health scare, back and forth between benches

The back-and-forth, in-your-face celebrations late in this game, which had no bearing on the final NBA standings, were better than the play on the floor.

Sixers lose to Raptors in meaningless game, brace for playoff date with Boston Celtics

Joel Embiid was whacked on his right in the first half. He was evaluated at halftime and the X-rays were negative. Embiid, who was schedule to play limited minutes, didn't return.

Sixers to face rival Celtics in first round of Eastern Conference playoffs

All-Star center Joel Embiid is averaging 21.3 points, 10.3 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 2.0 blocks in three games played against the Celtics.

Sixers coach Brett Brown’s T-shirt reminds that Black Lives Matter is global

Brown: "So this American thing that we are going through with George Floyd and the flash points that we’ve all experienced in the United States, it’s not unique to this nation."

Sixers starters Joel Embiid, Tobias Harris, Al Horford and Josh Richardson return vs. Raptors; Alec Burks out

Alec Burks will be sidelined with left foot soreness. There is no long-term concern with Burks’ foot. The Sixers are just resting him in the second night of a back-to-back.

Sixers’ Kyle O’Quinn just missed a triple-double in a rare opportunity to shine | Off the Dribble

In 32 minutes, 23 seconds of action, O’Quinn had nine points, 10 rebounds, and 11 assists.

Sixers-Suns best-worst: Devin Booker’s third straight 35-point effort, Furkan Korkmaz’s plus-minus

Booker is the latest perimeter player to torch the Sixers. He scored a game-high 35 points, with 21 coming in the second half.