Aside from Horford's continued dominance, perhaps most encouraging for the Celtics was Gordon Hayward - who has struggled to look like himself this season after coming back from a gruesome leg injury - finished with a team-leading 26 points on 8-11 shooting.
Whether it's Tobias Harris going 0-6 from 3-point range or Joel Embiid having an off night, those are realities of an 82-game National Basketball Association schedule. After all, the team is just barely behind Philadelphia and IN for fifth place IN the Eastern Conference standings and can expect to climb to at least the third seed by season's end.
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The Vols continued winning, stretching their school-record streak to 18 games with wins over Missouri and Florida last week. John's , and then scoring a team high 24 points in the win over Boston College on four of eleven from 3-point range.
He said so following a much-needed win over the Sixers Tuesday night in what was the Celtics' first game since Morris called his team out just three days prior, and the rest of his teammates had plenty of fun as well.
These were the parting words from Joel Embiid on Tuesday night after his new-look Philadelphia 76ers went to Boston and lost 112-109. More importantly, they've now clinched the season series against the 76ers regardless of what happens in their final matchup, which could come in handy in the waning weeks of the regular season. We didn't get too high or too low. Not (because) we won, man - it's the intensity everybody played with. Even when we're winning it's still not fun.
"You want to win every game, but at the same time it's a new team", Ben Simmons said. "But I'm excited with everyone we have and to see how far we can go". "We have to genuinely want to win". But I'm trying to win.
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"Trade deadline's over. This is the team we're rocking with, this is what we going with".
The Celtics may yet make an addition on the buyout market - perhaps Marcus Morris' twin Markieff or Enes Kanter - but they can not afford to lose Irving for an extended period of time. "It's unacceptable for what we did with a team of our caliber".
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Klobuchar's announcement came a day after Sen. "It is time to organize, time to galvanize, time to take back our democracy". Klobuchar becomes the fifth US senator to announce her candidacy, and the fourth woman in the chamber. "I have neighbours.