In the first game of the semifinal series of the NBA Eastern Conference playoffs, the Atlanta Hawks defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 128:124.The game was played at the Wells Fargo Center and the team from Georgia arrived there rest Just when the rehearsal for the Eastern Conference finals began.
Atlanta parted ways at the beginning of the game and had a 20-point advantage (74:54) in the first two quarters. The hosts reduced this advantage to only -3 at the end of the game, but they could only do this.
Treyang became the leader of the winning team with 35 points and 10 assists, making him the first player in the history of the Eagles to score at least 35 points and 10 assists per basket in the playoffs. In addition, Yang became the second basketball player in NBA history to score at least 30 points in each of the first four away games in the playoffs. The only person who succeeded before him was Karim Abdul-Jabbar, who was still named after Lu Alcindo at the time.
Bogdan Bogdanovic and John Collins each scored 21 points.
Joel Embiid has the best personal performance in this game, and it is not known whether he can play with a meniscus injury. In the end, he played the longest for the 76ers (38 minutes), scored the most points in the game (39 points), and contributed 9 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 blocks. Ben Simmons missed the game (7/7), but missed the free throw line (3/10), and finally scored 17 points and 10 assists, Seth Curry 21 points, Tobias Harris 20 Minute. Harris also had 10 rebounds.