NBA Playoffs -- Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 1 Injury and Predicted Squad

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The Atlanta Hawks and the Philadelphia 76ers will meet in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semi-final series at Wells Fargo Center on Sunday.

 

 

NBA Playoffs -- Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 1 Injury and Predicted Squad

 

Philadelphia 76ers 

 

The Philadelphia 76ers, on the other hand, played five games in their first-round series, winning 4-1 against the Washington Wizards.

 

Tobias Harris and Joel Embiid led the way with 25 and 24 points per game, respectively. The Sixers performed well as a team to breeze past the Wizards. Head coach Doc Rivers will be hoping for the same in this semi-final series.

NBA Playoffs -- Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 1 Injury and Predicted Squad

Joel Embiid is listed as questionable for Sunday's game because of a small meniscus tear in his right knee that he suffered during Game 4 of the series against the Washington Wizards. He hasn't been able to fully participate in any practice sessions with the Philadelphia 76ers.

 

 

NBA Playoffs -- Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 1 Injury and Predicted Squad

 

Atlanta Hawks

 

The Atlanta Hawks are coming off a dominating 4-1 series win over the New York Knicks. The young team showed a lot of confidence and grit to prevail over the Knicks, who had homecourt advantage due to their higher seeding.

 

NBA Playoffs -- Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 1 Injury and Predicted Squad

 

The Atlanta Hawks have listed De'Andre Hunter as questionable because of right knee soreness that kept him sidelined for the majority of the regular season. He has managed it well, though, and should be able to play on Sunday.

 

Meanwhile, Cam Reddish (Achilles) has lately progressed to two back-to-back full practice sessions but is still sidelined out for the game.

 

 

 

NBA Playoffs -- Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 1 Injury and Predicted Squad

 

Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks - Predicted Squad

 

Philadelphia 76ers

Point Guard - Seth Curry | Shooting Guard - Matisse Thybulle | Small Forward - Danny Green | Power Forward - Tobias Harris | Center - Ben Simmons.

 

Atlanta Hawks

 

Point Guard - Trae Young | Shooting Guard - Bogdan Bogdanovic | Small Forward - De'Andre Hunter | Power Forward - John Collins | Center - Clint Capela.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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