Takeaways from Sixers vs Raptors Game 3

Philadelphia: With the Series tied at 1-1, the series headed to Wells Fargo Center for Game 3 on Thursday night. Now can Philly take advantage of the home court for games 3 and 4.

Below are my takeaways from Sixers 116-95 win in Game 3

Joel Embiid had it going:
After hitting the big shot to get the Game 2 win, Joel Embiid would put on one hell of a performance in game 3 which included 5 blocks

Embiid would bring the house down with this windmill dunk

ESPN Call:

Reaction from Xfinity Live

Ben Simmons-Jimmy Butler connection:

In the second quarter, the Sixers would steal the ball and Ben Simmons would lead the beak and throw a nice pass to Jimmy Butler for the Dunk

ESPN Call:

Reaction from Xfinity Live:

Jimmy Butler performance:
After taking over in Game 2, Jimmy Butler would keep it going in Game 3 as he would be 1 assist & Rebound from getting his first playoff triple double

Toronto Playing Dirty:

In the 3rd quarter, Raptors player Pascal Siakam would intentionally Trip Joel Embiid and it was a dirty play & in the process, he would receive a Flagrant 1

ESPN Call:

Xfinity Live:

Now the question is will the NBA delivery any disciplinary actions??
Impact of Greg Monroe & Mike Scott:
Two signing the Sixers made late in the regular season to help their bench and boy did it pay off. Both guys missed Game 2 with injury and they would play in Game 3 and have a huge impact on the game

Mike Scott 3 pointer:

Kawhi Leonard performance:
He would have one of those performances where he would keep his team in the game

Big Stars in attendance:
There was a good amount of big-name Celebs in attendance for Game 3 and they were as follows
Eagles TE Zach Ertz
Eagles WR Alshon Jeffery
Eagles WR DeSean Jackson
Sixers Great Allen Iverson
Rapper Meek Mill

Eagles QB Carson Wentz, Phillies 1st Baseman Rhys Hoskins & Flyers Forward James van Riemsdyk would ring the bell before the game

Final stats:

Sixers Raptors Stats game 3

Game 4 of this series is Sunday, May 5 at 3:30 PM on ABC

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