Nets run Sixers off the court in shocking 111-102 Game 1 rout in Philly

But the Nets, seeded sixth, simply outran and stifled No. 3 Philly, forcing Ben Simmons to disappear and Embiid to lumber through inefficiency. Brooklyn’s three-headed guard monster of D’Angelo Russell (26 points), Caris LeVert (23) and Spencer Dinwiddie (18) pounded the Sixers in transition and pick-and-roll. They severely outplayed Philly’s backcourt of Simmons (nine points) and JJ Redick (5), while Tobias Harris (4) was a no-show.

World – New York Daily News