That’s an overstatement, but the Celtics hardly bother getting in front of him until he is in the paint.
Al Horford drew the assignment most of the time, and the veteran, who was drafted when Simmons was 10 years old, placidly glided under all picks and screens like a dolphin skimming just below the surface of the Sixers’ offense.
The good news that emerged Thursday night from the 76ers’ Game 2 loss in the TD Garden — “good” being a relative term after that game — is that they can indeed beat the Boston Celtics there.The fact that they didn’t actually win the game is particularly vexing since they were, in rapid succession, good enough to build a 22-point lead and bad enough to blow it.In 1995, he was designated a fellow of the Knight Center for Specialized Journalism.Ford has written sports in the Philadelphia area since 1981, when he served as the Phillies beat writer and later as a general sports columnist for the Delaware County Daily Times.Bob Ford is an award-winning sports columnist for the Inquirer and Daily News.
He is a four-time Pennsylvania Sportswriter of the Year, as selected by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association.
They do not arrive midway through the opening quarter and settle in to remind themselves which teams happen to be playing that evening.
They are there from the time you get off the bus until the last walk to the locker room and it is not a warm welcome.
Our church services are worshipful, energetic and loving.
Service typically lasts about 90 minutes and includes plenty of singing, worship, a reflective communion message and a life-guiding sermon. More Communion is a time of remembrance where we reflect on the death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus.
History tells us that it probably will, and that the Sixers will regain their footing and send the series back to Boston tied 2-2.