2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
0-3, 5th in Atlantic
Simmons gets third straight double-double in 76ers' win (0:52)
WATCH: Simmons' remarkable first three games (1:47)
What's with Fultz's free throws? (0:15)
Simmons goes through the legs to drop dime (0:15)
Simmons drops no-look dime (0:17)
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18hChris Forsberg

Kyrie takes blame for profane response to fan

Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving took responsibility for a profane outburst directed at a fan in Philadelphia who yelled at him and referenced LeBron James during Friday's game against the 76ers.


Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Kyrie Irving acknowledged a profane outburst to a Philly fan that yelled at him about LeBron James on Friday. Does he regret it? "Hell no."

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Kyrie Irving acknowledged a profane outburst he directed at a fan in Philadelphia who yelled at him about LeBron James. Irving says he's been in touch with the league about it. He is unsure if he will be fined but did stress that he shouldn't have reacted.

Irving, Celtics top 76ers for first win (1:52)
ESPN's Stats & Info

Simmons off to solid start -- finally

His rookie year delayed one year by injury, Ben Simmons put himself in elite company on Friday night with the help of 11 points, 11 rebounds and five assists in the 76ers' 102-92 loss to the Celtics.

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1dNick Metallinos

History made, but Simmons wants more

Ben Simmons became the first Sixers player - and just the 11th in NBA history - to begin his career with two double-doubles but he is still yet to taste victory in the NBA.

Irving and Tatum get hot in the fourth (0:20)

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

In need of a spark, the shorthanded Celtics got an unexpected boost from two end-of-the-roster players in Shane Larkin and Jabari Bird. Larkin scored eight fourth-quarter points and Bird, a two-way call-up contributed some key minutes, as Boston spoiled the 76ers home opener with a 102-92 triumph.

Fultz dishes to Embiid for two (0:18)
Embiid muscles through Horford (0:17)
Irving hits pretty reverse layup (0:15)
Simmons takes it coast-to-coast (0:16)
Redick sinks transition 3 (0:20)

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

How Joel Embiid's intro sounded inside the Wells Fargo Center before Friday's home-opener against the Celtics.

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76ers' Embiid not cleared for back-to-backs

Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid was in the starting lineup for Friday's home opener but does not expect to play Saturday at Toronto because he has not been cleared for back-to-back games.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Celtics guard Marcus Smart (ankle) is out vs. the Sixers. Aron Baynes moves into the starting lineup for Boston, joining Kyrie Irving, Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum, and Al Horford.

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The Undefeated

50 greatest players remix: Allen Iverson

It's been 20 years since the NBA announced its 50 greatest players at the 1997 All-Star game, and the last two decades have brought some changes to the list.

Team Stats

Points Per Game100.3Tied-18th
Rebounds Per Game45.3Tied-15th
Assists Per Game21.0Tied-17th
Points Allowed116.725th

Team History