The Eastern Conference and Western Conference semis series between Philadelphia 76ers and Toronto Raptors and Portland Trail Blazers and Denver Nuggets will be decided in Game 7 after Philly and Portland secured wins in Game 6. Damian Lillard continued with his excellent displays from downtown as he hit another long-range triple while all of the Sixers starters scored double figures in a win over Toronto.
Zach is a millennial name
According to the Washington Wizards beat writer John Katz, there were no players with name Zach or Zack for the first 46 years of the NBA. Three more appeared since Zach Randolph and Katz is pretty sure that it is a millennial name.
Simmons joins the elite
The NBC Philadelphia sports anchor John Clark is giving us an interesting fact about the Sixers All-Star Ben Simmons who joined legendary Magic Johnson and Oscar Robertson on this exclusive list, so check out to see what it’s all about.
Philly’s starters exploded in a win
Philadelphia 76ers beat Toronto Raptors 112-101 in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semis and their starters scored 90 of 112 points, which is quite amazing. Jimmy Butler and Ben Simmons were the leaders in a win and here you can see top plays from the Sixers.
Lillard with another dagger
Portland Trail Blazers forced Game 7 with Denver Nuggets in the Western Conference semis after a 119-108 home win and Damian Lillard led all the players with 32 points including six hits from beyond the arc. Once again, Dame showed his accuracy from long range and made this beauty.
Adam Silver wants half of the new NBA refs to be women
The NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said that there is no reason why women shouldn’t be coaching men’s basketball and he wants equality in that department. Furthermore, Silver has plans to do the same with coaches.