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James Harden isn't what he used to be, but he's what the Sixers need

James Harden isn’t what he used to be, but he’s what the Sixers need

Tobias Harris would usually have more to say, but he was trying to take it easy on his windpipe after absorbing an inadvertent Bam Adebayo elbow to the neck in the second half of the Philadelphia 76ers’ 116-108 win against the Miami Heat in Sunday’s Game 4 of their best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinal series. Harris …

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3 observations after Harden, Sixers grind out Game 4 slugfest to even series

3 observations after Harden, Sixers grind out Game 4 slugfest to even series

The cliché about playoff series not beginning until a team wins on the road — one James Harden used after the Sixers’ Game 2 loss in Miami — sounds dubious at the moment. The Sixers won their second consecutive contest in Philadelphia on Sunday night, knotting their second-round series against the Heat at two games …

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Player Ratings: Atletico Madrid 1 - 0 Real Madrid; 2022 La Liga

Player Ratings: Atletico Madrid 1 – 0 Real Madrid; 2022 La Liga

After the craziness of last week, an exhausted and successful Real Madrid starting XI took a well-deserved break, allowing Carlo Ancelotti to do some necessary rotations in the team. However, it soon became clear that Atletico players were far more focused to achieve their objective of playing Champions League football. All in all, I think …

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Jordan Poole definitely grabbed and pulled Ja Morant's knee; whether he intended to hurt him isn't the point

Jordan Poole definitely grabbed and pulled Ja Morant’s knee; whether he intended to hurt him isn’t the point

The Golden State Warriors blew out the Memphis Grizzlies to take a 2-1 series lead on Saturday, and that was not the only loss Memphis suffered. Ja Morant limped off the court with apparent right knee discomfort at the 6:19 mark of the fourth quarter and didn’t return. On Sunday, the Grizzlies said that Morant …

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