Tale of the Tape: Sixers vs. Celtics Game 1

As Philadelphia fans continue to ride high following the 76ers defeat of the Chicago Bulls in round one, the team is getting set for game one of their second round tilt with the Boston Celtics. The Sixers defeated the Bulls in six games to advance, while the Celtics polished off the Atlanta Hawks in six games as well. Both teams will experience quick turn arounds as they will square off tonight at 8pm in Boston.


A betting individual would certainly pick the more experienced Celtics in this series over the Sixers but, let us not forget that many pundits still had the Sixers losing to the Bulls despite the injury to Derrick Rose in game one. No series is over til its over. So let’s take a closer look at the series as we dig a little deeper into the stats between these two teams during the regular season.

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