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April 19, 2018

Sixers vs. Heat open thread: Philly takes 2-1 lead over Miami in Embiid's return

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Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid gestures to the crowd during the first half of Game 3 in Miami.

Faced with the first road test of their playoff careers, the young Sixers are in Miami for a pivotal Game 3 against the Heat. If they're going to come away with a 2-1 series lead, they'll have to buck an overarching season trend: they have yet to win a game on the road in Miami this season.

Follow along here during the game for live updates from American Airlines Arena in Miami. 


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