Embiid suffered an orbital bone fracture around his left eye in a March 28 collision with teammate Markelle Fultz and underwent surgery to fix the injury. He was expected to miss 2-4 weeks, meaning he could return close to the beginning of the playoffs or after the first round.
Brown said the Sixers' dominant Game 1 win Saturday did not factor in the team's decision to sit Embiid for Game 2.
He also had a little fun with a different mask. Philadelphia outscored Miami by 31 points in the second half of its 130-103 win, using a number of small-ball lineups after halftime.
Belinelli scored 25 with four 3s; Ilyasova went for 17 points and 14 rebounds and was the catalyst as Philly started taking over the game, Dario Saric chipped in 20 points and four 3s of his own, and Simmons went for 17 points, 14 assists and nine rebounds while getting his first taste of the postseason. So we got a pretty good chance for Game 2 or Game 3.
The Sixers own a 1-0 lead in the best-of-7 series with the Heat.
The Sixers, who set an National Basketball Association record with 16 straight wins to end the season, got the rout in full swing with a raucous crowd behind them. "And to have him come back and save the day because we lost Game 1, that's not going to happen".
Overall, Philadelphia has won 17 consecutive games.
The victor of that match will progress through to the semi-finals and the loser will be out of medal contention. In a thrilling extra stanza, New Zealand secured the victory when Kelly Brazier scored a 80m try.
And Seymour told Leighton Smith that rather than protecting the environment, the move will actually have the opposite affect. But Ms Ardern said no-one would be losing their job as a result of the move.
Guardiola's switch paid dividends, in that it secured victory and left his team within one win of the Premier League title. City started the brightest and nearly took the lead on three minutes but Leroy Sane's shot crashed off the post.
Echoing the USA stance, France said Assad's government had reached a "point of no return" with repeated use of chemical weapons . Palestinian protesters hurl stones at Israeli troops at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Friday, April 13, 2018.
That win gave her Indian teammates the confidence they can beat Singapore, the dominant force at Commonwealth Games . Also, this was for the first time where both the men's and the women's team bagged top honour in table tennis event.
She is also known for her sense of humor, once joking that her husband couldn't keep a job, but that, at least, he wasn't boring. Most recently, she was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital on Good Friday suffering from shortness of breath.
It's possible that pressure from progressives and people like Nixon are convincing him to possibly evolve on the issue. Though technically a separate party, it tends to endorse and support progressive candidates from the major parties.
Vice President Mike Pence announced Friday that the USA will spend an additional $16 million for Venezuelan refugees. The U.S. president has been pushing a tougher line on immigration and seeking stronger protections along the U.S.
McCarthy backed out of a leadership race three years ago amid similar divisions. "I'm not saying every single person in Congress". Jim Jordan , R-Ohio, said Friday he's "open to running" for the top job. "He did the opposite.
We didn't hand title to Manchester City - Mourinho
It's important we continue to fight and work hard for each other. "We deserve top be punished, but the defeat was too heavy". Photo Pep Guardiola has guided Manchester City to its third title in seven seasons.
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But while he was excited about the Rock Hall honors, Ocasek downplayed the chance for a future Cars album without Benjamin Orr. A classically-trained pianist, Simone is often referred to as "The High Priestess of Soul". "She influenced the influencers".
Wenger rues VAR vote after Newcastle loss
As long as Southampton doesn't win the FA Cup, seventh place will earn Arsenal a Europa League qualifying spot. Matt Ritchie scored the victor as the Magpies went past the 40-point mark, 13 clear of the relegation zone.
Saina wins first game in gold medal match
Coming back, there was no stopping the Indian who raced to a 17-13 lead before closing the game in 21 minutes. Her win over Singapore great Feng Tianwei in the women's singles rubber of the gold medal tie was remarkable.
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RCB bowlers bowled with a game plan and apart from Yadav (3/23), all other bowlers chipped in and restricted Punjab to 155. A ball earlier, he had pulled Yadav for a four and was expecting the same from him the next ball.