Orlando FL: The NBA has done a good job by having everyone in the Bubble of the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando as they attempt to finish the 2019-20 season. Now the games count for real.
The Philadelphia 76ers will begin their seeding games on Saturday, August 1 against the Indiana Pacers. These seeding games will determine what teams will keep going to take part in the playoffs.
Sixers Coach Brett Brown gave his take on how the team looked in the 3 exhibition games
— David Malandra Jr (@DaveMReports) July 29, 2020
The Rest of the Sixers Seeding game schedule:
Something to keep an eye on is the status of Joel Embiid who did not play in the final exhibition game due to right calf tightness & Brett Brown said that expects Embiid to play in the first seeding game.
Ben Simmons new shot:
Coming into the NBA Restart is will we see Ben Simmons work on his shot and add another tool to his game & it showed in their first exhibition game as Simmons made a 3 pointer
Well, there it is. Ben Simmons takes and makes his second corner 3-pointer pic.twitter.com/Y0xn0DPtQh
— Tom West (@TomWestNBA) July 24, 2020
Now, will we see Simmons make a couple more when the games count for real.
Back on July 20, the Sixers would unveil their playing roster for the NBA Restart in Orlando, here is a refresh of who is on the team
— David Malandra Jr (@DaveMReports) July 20, 2020
The Sixers announced that NBC Sports Philadelphia will broadcast the seeding game with Marc Zumoff, Alaa Abdelnaby & Serena Winters.
Saturday, August 1
76ers at Indiana Pacers — 7:00 p.m., NBC Sports Philadelphia
Monday, August 3
76ers vs. San Antonio Spurs — 8:00 p.m., NBC Sports Philadelphia
Wednesday, August 5
76ers at Washington Wizards — 4:00 p.m., NBC Sports Philadelphia
Friday, August 7
76ers vs. Orlando Magic — 6:30 p.m., NBC Sports Philadelphia +
Sunday, August 9
76ers at Toronto Raptors — 6:30 p.m., NBC Sports Philadelphia
Tuesday, August 11
76ers vs. Phoenix Suns — 4:30 p.m., NBC Sports Philadelphia
Wednesday, August 12
76ers at Portland Trail Blazers — 6:30 p.m., NBC Sports Philadelphia +
Friday, August 14
76ers vs. Houston Rockets — Time TBD, NBC Sports Philadelphia
4 of the Seeding games will be National TV
August 5 on NBA TV
August 7 on TNT
August 9 on NBA TV
August 12 on ESPN
COVID19 Test Results:
Since the NBA has been in the Bubble, how have the test results been, On July 29 the NBA Released the latest test results