Philadelphia: So far during this NBA season has been a lot of ups and downs especially trying to get as many games played while dealing with covid-19.
here’s the latest on what’s been going on with the 76ers since the last time we saw them in game action.
The Sixers have not played a game since this past Saturday when they lost to Memphis and had their gaming at Oklahoma City on Sunday get postponed due to contact tracing
The Sixers would receive some news about one of their players
#Sixers SG Seth Curry has been cleared to play in tomorrow’s game vs. #Celtics. He is not listed on the NBA injury report. Curry had missed the last five games while in the NBA’s health and safety protocol after testing positive for COVID-19.
— Keith Pompey (@PompeyOnSixers) January 19, 2021
Seth Curry tested positive for covid back on January 7th when the Sixers played the Brooklyn Nets.
The Sixers will be hosting the Boston Celtics for the first time since getting swept by the Celtics in the playoffs last year
The Celtics would announce the following who would be available for the game on Wednesday
#NEBHInjuryReport for tomorrow vs. Philadelphia:
Carsen Edwards (Health & Safety Protocols) – OUT
Romeo Langford (Right Wrist Surgery) – OUT
Jayson Tatum (Health & Safety Protocols) – OUT
— Boston Celtics (@celtics) January 19, 2021
Sixers Joel Embiid and Shake Milton were both up for Eastern Conference player of the week but it went to the nets Kevin Durant
Sixers coach Doc Rivers would speak at practice the other day and we’ll talk about turnovers
#Sixers coach Doc Rivers on too many turnovers: 'I think a lot of that is just bad basketball where we need to work on our spacing.' Also a byproduct of players being out.
— Tom Moore (@TomMoorePhilly) January 19, 2021
Doc Rivers on how the team looked after having their game postponed on Sunday
Doc Rivers was thrilled to have the @sixers squad back together for a real practice with live bodies today:
“At least today, we had the Sixers. Not the seven Sixers.”
— Lauren Rosen (@LaurenMRosen) January 19, 2021
Here’s what the Sixers have coming up following their games with the Celtics on Wednesday at the Wells Fargo Center